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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We made 2 payments: 34 and 70 pesos per person. A lot os souvenirs shops outside and inside the ruins. Easy to arrive with "colectivo" (small bus) paying 20 pesos per person to go and another 20 to go back to palenque center. We visited...More

Thank EriBrunette
Reviewed 2 days ago

These jungle set ruins are superb. They don’t have as many tourists as Chichen Itza, don’t have 100s of vendors hassling you and you can walk on the ruins. The main pyramid provides great views of the site and the jungle beyond. Great insight on...More

Thank SweePug
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the best experience of my life... we walk trough all this ruins... only the 10% is been discover yet but they're stunning. The all Chiapas is a gorgeous region to visit. Agua azul and San Cristobal also worth a stop.

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You should take some time and discover also the ruins in the jungle around the area. Very nice. For me until now the most beautiful ruins in Mexico so far.

Thank Marcel R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These ruins truely speak to the imagination. Only 5% uncovered. Very beautiful builings that are nicely restorated. The usage of plaster to cover the walls instead of cut stones was very unique. The palace, most tempels and the tombe are stil open for visitors.

Thank Florian V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Palenque is a journey into the history and mysticism of the Mayan Culture. It's one of the top destinations of Chiapas region. We spent a whole day exploring the site which spreads over 15 sq km, but it was not enough, so we went back...More

Thank huahine2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Truly a must see. The Mayans were magnificent builders and Palenque is one of the most impressive sites I have see so far.

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the reason I travel to this region.... This is above chichen itza... Way better, grander and more peacefull....

Thank Wes P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had about a half a day here with a guide from Mextrotter called Kevin. We were with him for a week but this was one of the highlights - he is an archaeologist and had worked on some of the ruins here so his...More

Thank ChrisOake19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Palenque in a day trip from Villahermosa, Tabasco. It's aprox a 150 km drive but it can take almost 2hrs 30min to get there. The last 30km from Catazaja to Palenque is a road under construction and it took us 30min to...More

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Amber B
7 October 2018|
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Response from Force_Five | Reviewed this property |
Please see my larger review under "Palenque National Archeological park" I highly recommend the tour guides from the booth on the LEFT(!!!), which is the one run by local indigenous. The booths are both to the right of the... More
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Bill D
23 March 2017|
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Response from GneissDay | Reviewed this property |
You may try reaching out to: Mayatur in Palenque. You'll find them with a simple search, TA doesn't allow the link. They were a very helpful and affordable tour company in the town of Palenque. Took a couple days to hear... More
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cocozee
24 November 2016|
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Response from NZMDProf | Reviewed this property |
Similar answer to one below - we took organised tour company visit with only one entry so don't know
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