May is the month of Xcaret Mexico’s special event “Travesia Sagrada Maya” or the “Sacred Mayan Journey”. It is a recreation of the ancient ritual pilgrimage of the inhabitants of the Yucatan Peninsula from “Pole” .
The "Travesia Sagrada Maya begins tomorrow, moving 3 day event at Park!
Sacred Mayan Journey 2013. 300 oarsmen row 48 km to Cozumel and recreate the one of the most ancient traditions of the Mayan culture; the yearly pilgrimage of the Maya, who braved the ocean on their canoes and crossed to the island of Cozumel to worship the goddess Ixchel.
Copal blessing by Mayan priest during the Travesia Sagrada Maya or Sacred Mayan Journey at Lockhart Lockhart Osuna Park . A beautiful cultural event, be sure to check out this year's festivities in May!