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El Tajin, Papantla
(4.8/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
Explore the ruins of a formidable city at El Tajin, an archaeological complex and World Heritage Site. The well-preserved city was one of the biggest and most culturally important during the Classic era of Mesoamerica. The height of its powers, between 600 and 1200 CE, saw the construction of the majority of the temples, palaces, and pyramids. Admire the artistry of the carvings on the main temple, showcasing decorative techniques unseen in other contemporary cultures in the region. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to El Tajin and many more Papantla attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Papantla tour planner.
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  • Tajín is a very magical place very clean also can appreciate the majestic spectacle of the voladores of Papantla very nice show and a market full of handicrafts of the region
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  • We got there just after they opened in the morning. We were the only ones there for about an hour. It was very cool walking around the ruins all by ourselves! Got some great photos too! When we first ...  more »
  • I rented a car from Mexico City and drove about 4 hours to a hotel near El Tajin. The road and traffic getting there was not bad. Mostly one lane roads with a lot of semi-trucks and speed bumps throug...  more »