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Lawson's Original Yucatan Excursions - Day Tours

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Lawson's Original Yucatan Excursions - Day Tours
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Since 2008, Lawson's Original Yucatan Excursions is a tourism company dedicated to providing up close and personal, fun and truly memorable experiences for our wonderful guests. All our tours and excursions are private and custom; we focus all our...more
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Calle 27 and 82, Progreso, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Daniel was a great tour guide that made my wife and I feel very comfortable while having a blast at the same time. The cenote was beautiful and the authentic local food was amazin!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank electricman2018
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have employed Lawsons twice on our trip so far, and they have far exceeded the excellent reputation we had heard about from friends. They operate a very efficient, delightful, excellent tour company. Our first tour was for 5 friends. Daniel and Angel arrived early...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent the day with Cesar Medina and it was a most memorable day. He is a linguist and most passionate about his Mayan culture. He was so generous with information about the area and just a really kind man. We truly enjoyed the sites...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a great day with my guide Angel today. We started off with a little detour to a local cemetary where I learned a lot about the death cult in Mexico. We continued to Chichen Itza. People there speak their own language, but of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Dominik W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a full day with a private driver , named Cesar Medina to help us make our wedding day special. He was the BEST driver, spoke perfect English and Spanish. He gave us his best advice. Whenever he picked us up, he had a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Cheymckellar
BillLawson, Owner at Lawson's Original Yucatan Excursions - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

First of all, congratulations! So glad it happened and also that you enjoyed your short time with Cesar :) Think of us when anniversary rolls around - we'll show you the sights!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a large group of 60 persons. we split down the middle for 2 Private excursions, One to Uxmal with Cenote and one to Mayapan with Cenote, this had a total of 5 vans for this large group, they even made accommodations for 1...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Valerie B
BillLawson, Owner at Lawson's Original Yucatan Excursions - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This was one heck of a group Valerie, yes! But everyone was so copacetic and chill that it was a delight to get you all on your way. Considering you book tours all the time, your comments are both appreciated and extra-special :) Hoping to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 friends were referred by our Hotel in Merida (Villa Verde) - and they only recommend tried and true tours and tour companies. Ralph (Canadian) toured us to the highlights we had requested (Uxmal & a Cenote) but made the whole tour fun and memorable....More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Hosta_La_Vista
BillLawson, Owner at Lawson's Original Yucatan Excursions - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much Hosta La Vista! From what I heard, your group was a delight and a great deal of fun to show around. All of the history of the area is represented on the road to Uxmal, culminating in that great Mayan site,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With limited time available (in Progreso for another reason) I chose Lawsons for all our needs; airport transfers & excursions. Arrangements were done by email. Our focus was on history & culture. Full day trip into Merida; museum, cemetery, etc. A quick lunch in a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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BillLawson, Owner at Lawson's Original Yucatan Excursions - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much, muchas gracias, for taking the time to write! You covered a lot of ground and saw quite a bit of the sites and sights of the area with Martin and Daniel, two great people indeed. They will be delighted to read...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were arriving on a Cruise Ship with a stop in Progreso and I did not want to be with the Cruise excursion, so I started researching other options and Lawson came very high on the list. From the beginning it was great! as soon...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Experience802243
BillLawson, Owner at Lawson's Original Yucatan Excursions - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed your day out, seeing the sites and sights of the Yucatan. Sometimes it's the little things, like a sprinkle of salt and chili on an orange, that stand out even more than the impressive ruins or a pretty cenote. Please come...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought we were just getting a driver to take us to several sightseeing locations outside Progreso. We got so much more. Our driver Gilmer (Gil) Tun was a real professional. He was waiting for us with a cooler of beverages and a very pleasant...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Michael D
BillLawson, Owner at Lawson's Original Yucatan Excursions - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Michael for taking the time to write this glowing review - it means a lot. Guilmer will be happy to see his name here, for sure. So glad you enjoyed your day and the service provided - hope to see you back sooner...More

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Venture21029770701
December 25, 2018|
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Response from BillLawson | Property representative |
Merry Christmas! TripAdvisor stupidly does not allow links or email addresses here so it's impossible to answer your question or refer you to our website. Do a Google search for Lawsons and it will come up, and you can send... More
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851donnag
October 10, 2018|
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Response from BillLawson | Property representative |
We don't have spots. All our tours are private and need to be booked in advance. Sorry
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aprilh657
September 17, 2018|
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Response from BillLawson | Property representative |
Hi April, all our tours are customisable and personalized to your tastes and likes. Nothing is set in stone! On the website we have some set tours especially for cruisers, to help them with the decision making process, but... More
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