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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Southern Mexico

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Historical Places in Southern Mexico

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    Visit Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman, a prime example of New Spanish Baroque architecture dating back to the 16th century. Built during a
    Tours from $46
  • Monte Alban , Oaxaca
    Looming 400 m (1,300 ft) above the Oaxaca Valley, Monte Alban is the most majestic of the state’s ancient ruins. Translated as the “White Mou
    Tickets from $6
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    Mitla , San Pablo Villa de Mitla
    Visit the ancient archaeological site of Mitla, the most notable relic of the Zapotec culture. Situated in the area that was inhabited by the
    Tours from $35
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    Visit one of World Heritage-listed Oaxaca's most striking architectural sites at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption. Following the first
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    Yaxchilan , Chiapas
    Explore the ancient city of Yaxchilan, once one of the most powerful Mayan states. The city is surrounded by jungle, which supports an abunda
    Tours from $91
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