Welcome to Uxmal

A majestic design, a spectacular jungle area and pyramids and temples of pink calico stone make Uxmal one of the most picturesque ancient cities in the Puuc region, which means "hills" in the Mayan Yucatecan language, since the ruins of Uxmal are in a mountainous terrain . This archaeological site named by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, was one of the most important Mayan settlements of Yucatan, which had its peak during the early classic period. Uxmal, in the Mayan Yucatec language, means "built three times", and refers to the construction of the Pyramid of the Diviner, this oval-shaped construction is unique in its type and represents the highest structure of the site. It was built in stages and its influence, which is believed to extend to central Mexico, is reflected in its architectural style.

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From Mérida: Guided Excursion To Uxmal With Light And Sound Show And Dinner

Uxmal tour and evening sound and light show from Merida Enjoy a scenic drive down the Yucatan Peninsula to Uxmal Take a guided tour of the archeological wonders of Uxmal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site Learn about Puuc architecture at the Pyramid and Governor's Palace.

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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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Visit To The Amazing Caves Loltún And Uxmal From Mérida

Discover the caves of Loltun with cathedral-like spaces below the ground to dry river beds, beautiful and bright stalagmites that look like frozen fountains, and much more.

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