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Zona Arqueologica Uxmal

Lazaro Cardenas | Muna, Santa Elena, Merida 97844, Mexico
+52 999 944 0033
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Uxmal Light and Sound Show from Merida
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Private Tour: Uxmal and Sotuta de Peon from Merida
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An ancient Mayan building thought to be a school and named by a Spanish historian who thought it looked like a European monastery.
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  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“light show” (19 reviews)
“grand pyramid” (5 reviews)
“mayan city” (14 reviews)
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Lazaro Cardenas | Muna, Santa Elena, Merida 97844, Mexico
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+52 999 944 0033
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove to this archeological site by renting a car for 2 couples and driving without a guide from Merida city. After about an hour from city limits we arrived at this gem. We had gone to Chichen-Itza a couple days earlier and it was...More

Thank Ccova66
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very moving. Done in Spanish but I didn’t mind. It helped with the mistique wish we had gotten there earlier. People with disabilities can see some of the ruins but not the show

Thank jmyers1943
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place, very interesting adventure, I highly recommend to take a guided tour as it is much more captivating when you have the full experience

Thank Adan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is an unforgettable trip to Uxmal Maya ruins. Selected to start from Merida at 9am and return at 3:30pm by ADO bus. The time is enough to visit all area. The Pyramid of the Magician and the Governor's Palace are incredible. Great scenery when...More

Thank Wing_of_Freedom
Reviewed 1 week ago

After visiting Chichen Itza, Teotihuacan and Monte Alban I was surprised that I could be impressed by another archeology site. However, Uxmal was the best site (to me). It is large, has a lot of details in the structures and a beautiful atmosphere. Our guide...More

1  Thank Judi_G123
Reviewed 1 week ago

we visited Uxmal and found it to be fantastic. It was much less crowded than Chichen Itza and it had an amazing atmosphere. The local and architectural sites were stunning and there was a lot to see and it was an extremely interesting place to...More

2  Thank Ivor G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible place. Very few visitors. Easy to get around at a nice pace. No garbage being peddled like at Chichen-Itza. The scale is perfect. The buildings are very elegant and the workmanship outstanding. Do climb the pyramid. Also find the cemetery and the small pyramid...More

1  Thank jultimb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

More impressive than Chichen Itza... beautiful complex, have several paths, be sure to reserve at least 2 hours to visit

Thank AdvisorWilly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved every minute of it....beautiful remnants of history. A unique visit away from our modern world. Lots to think about. Good books in several languages to learn about the culture. And if you like iguanas as I do you're in the right place.

Thank zazamathilde
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

AWESOME tour the the city of Uxmal. PLEASE had a guide if you go visit because there are SO many things you will miss on if you visit by yourself. There are no plates with information in the city thus if you don't have a...More

Thank Meaghan H
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flyer4fun
15 September 2017|
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Response from NancyLWong | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no idea about bus. We travelled from Merida by car - about an hour/hour and a half. What about asking your tour operator? As others have said - well worth a visit! Wonderful site, not too many other tourists. Carry... More
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flyer4fun
15 September 2017|
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Response from Diana M | Reviewed this property |
The only thing I can answer is that yes you can walk around without having a tour. About the bus, I don't know, we drove.
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Ruth H
2 April 2017|
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Response from barefootmart | Reviewed this property |
We went about a month back but I think it was about $120 mxn per adult sorry we didn't have any children. They did have a parking fee about $25 mxn
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