Archaeological Zone of Xochicalco, Cuernavaca

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Admire the ingenuity and artistry on display at Archaeological Zone of Xochicalco, a complex of pre-Columbian structures and buildings. In its heyday, circa 700-900 CE, the old city had a population of around 20,000; most of the buildings on site date from this period. Among the many structures of interest across the large site, the most archaeologically significant is a temple built to honor the Feathered Serpent. Stylized carvings of the deity cover the temple, creating a detailed work of art. With our world travel planner, Cuernavaca attractions like Archaeological Zone of Xochicalco can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Archaeological of the State of Morelos, very interesting as all of the country, clean and well maintained
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  • It was 70 peso for general admission. It’s high up in the mountains so depending on where you’re coming from it could be a long ride before you reach here. It was about 45 minutes from Cuernavaca. As ...  more »
  • It is a place nagico excellent to visit and receive fresh air in the lungs excellent ride can be ordered Guide to know more of this park haaaa don't forget to go to the Tyrolean excellent ride 10 minutes of xochicalco cuentepec pueblo magico
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