Consider staying one night in Merida before/after visiting the Hacienda Chichen Resort in order to continue exploring the ancient Maya archaeological sites, colonial towns, and ecological wonders of Yucatan.
Xochimilco, Mexico, is best known for its canals that connected most of the settlements in the valley of Mexico. These canals and artificial islands called chinampas attract tourists and other city residents to ride on colorful gondola called "trajineras"
Xochimilco - a complete guide! If you're looking for things to do in Mexico City, a day trip to Xochimilco is a really fun thing to do. Bring food and drinks and prepare yourself for mariachi bands and one of the best parties in Mexico City!