Welcome to Mérida

Mérida, the vibrant capital of the Mexican state of Yucatán, has a rich Mayan and colonial heritage. The city’s focal point is Plaza de la Independencia, bordered by the fortresslike Mérida Cathedral and white limestone Iglesia de la Tercera Orden, both colonial-era churches built using relics from ancient Mayan temples. The Casa de Montejo, a 16th-century mansion, is a landmark of colonial plateresque architecture.

Top Tours & Activities in Mérida

From Mérida: Full-Day Tour To Chichen Itza & Night Of Kukulkan With Light And Sound Show

The tour in the archaeological zone of Chichén Itzá starts at the main entrance and surrounds the main archaeological monuments, with a duration of approximately 45 minutes, at the end of that time you can be placed in the seats available to enjoy a narrative projection and audio light about the pyramid of Kukulkan with a duration of approximately 25 minutes.

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From Mérida: Archaeological Tour To Dzibilchaltun And Visit To El Corchito Nature Reserve

Enjoy a walk through a unique archaeological site, and then cool off in the crystal clear waters of the El Corchito nature reserve!

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6 Days Of Yucatan Archeological And Ecological, Mexico

Yucatan has a historical legacy like few other territories in the world. In its surroundings stand majestic ceremonial centers, capital cities and beautiful buildings of carved stone and perfect architecture.

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5 Days Of Culture And Biodiversity In Yucatan, Mexico

Surrounded by cenotes, caves and Mayan ruins, the haciendas in Yucatan are rooms where the eternal deities of the past rest. These sites serve as mirrors of pre-Hispanic wealth, where the passage of modernity also converges. Today, between its walls and thousands of rocks, legends and stories have been passing that adorn the atmosphere of these earthly pleasures.

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From Mérida: Excursion To Uxmal And Visit To Mystical Archeological Sites Of Kabah With Lunch

Uxmal is an important archaeological site located 62km south of Merida, built with buildings that stand out for their size and decoration where the ball game is known, the temple of the fortune-teller, among others. After visiting this area, you will visit Kabah, located southeast of Uxmal, famous for its sacbés or causeways, its arch, palace and various monuments.

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From Mérida: Full-Day Tour To The Hacienda Sotuta De Peón With Lunch Included

Time seems to have stood still in the beautiful hacienda of Sotuta de Peon. One feels like one has been transported back to the 19th century when the fibre henequen was cultivated right across the yucatan and sold all over the world

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From Mérida: Excursion To Old Haciendas And Cenotes In Yucatán

Haciendas in Mexico were the basis of an economic system begun by the Spaniards in the 16th century, similar to the feudal system of Europe. They were efficient farming and manufacturing centers that produced meat, produce, and other products for export.

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5 Days Of Diversity In Yucatan, Mexico

Why the conventional? sun, sand, beach ?, when there is much more to know, its Archeology: Chichen Itza, Wonder of the modern world, Ticul: its culture, its people. Nature: Rio lagartos, the red ones, simply beautiful places. Yucatán is a land of wonders

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Language
Spanish
Currency
Mexican Peso
Time Zone
UTC-05:00
Country Phone Code
+52
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