Zip Lining in the Copper Canyon
S & S Tours, based in Sierra Vista, Arizona, specializes in tours of Mexico’s Copper Canyon, a magnificent 25,000 square mile canyon system in northwestern Mexico that S & S owner Sue Stilwell describes as “deeper, greener and wider than Arizona’s Grand Canyon.” Her company, in association wtih Balderama Hotels, is offering new nine-day all-inclusive tours between Phoenix and the Copper Canyon for a special rate of $1.195 per person per double room. Read More
Discovering Mexico’s Copper Canyon
Adventure, comfort and defying fear in Mexico’s Sierra Madre
by Betsy Sanz
Small Groups and Individuals Year Round
All aboard for your Copper Canyon tour by rail. You are in for a rare treat on one of our most popular travel tours and our destination specialty. Experience the “most dramatic train ride in the western hemisphere” (according to the Readers’ Digest) on your journey through the Canyon system.
Villahermosa-Palenque-Campeche/Edzna-Merida-Chichen-Itza-Merida. Re-live ancient history at the classic period Maya centers of Chichen-Itza and Uxmal. Visit colonial cities, archeological jewels and marvelous natural wonders in the Yucatan Penninsula. January 22-29, 2016 $2495 p/person USD
From Lima to Cusco to Machu Picchu to Lake Titicaca this is one big guided adventure. Ascend by narrow gauge railroad to Machu Picchu and explore this sacred mountaintop of the Incas.
April 19-30, 2016- $3995/person double room Read More
For those of you who prefer to travel by bus in a group, we now have that option available. Because this is a remote area, and it is difficult to access it by plane, S & S Tours is offering 9-day and 10-day monthly group bus tours between Phoenix, AZ and Mexico’s Copper Canyon for a special package rate starting at $1195.
Monarch Butterflies & Folk Art
Morelia and Patzcuaro
Host myriads of Monarch alighting on your hair, your arms, and your shoulders in their winter sanctuaries in the wildly beautiful state of Michoacán, Mexico.
February 25-Mar.3, 2016– $2095 p/person USD Read More
The Islands are declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO underlining its universal value for mankind. Famous for a variety of unusual creatures from marine iguanas to blue-footed boobies, you’ll get closer to the wildlife than you would in the zoo! May 1-7, 2016-Price TBA Read More
Folk Art, Archeology and Cuisine
Oaxaca is the traditional heart of Mexico. Observe the artists craft the unique black pottery, the hand-woven wool rugs and the famous wooden alberijes in their workshops.
January 14-21, 2016, $2095 p/person USD
Guanajuato, San Miguel de Allende and Queretaro
Wander the cobblestone streets and appreciate the French architecture of theses wonderful picturesque colonial towns. This Latin America trip will delight lovers of history, pottery and art! March 4-11, 2016-$2095 p/person (USD)