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Temples of Uxmal, Uxmal

Categories: Ruins, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.9/5 based on 1,800+ reviews on the web
Explore one of the most important Mayan archaeological sites at Temples of Uxmal, and admire the complex’s beautifully built and exquisitely preserved ‘Pyramid of the Magician,’ which stands at an incredible 40 m (131 ft) tall. Consider navigating the site with a guide, who'll teach you about the culture's proficiency in astronomy, mathematics, and geometry. Allow yourself plenty of time to explore the enormous site, and be sure to bring plenty of sunblock and water with you. Don't forget to bring your camera along to capture the ancient site in all its glory. To visit Temples of Uxmal and other attractions in Uxmal, use our Uxmal vacation generator.
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  • We also visited Chichen Itza, but I found Uxmal to be more compact, more beautiful, and more fun. There weren't as many visitors, getting in was quick, and there were not vendors all over the place as...  read more »
  • The temples of Uxmal, with few visitors, are impressive and have few people, great for visit to our rhythm. As beautiful as Palenque but less than Chichen Itza, are not to be missed. The entry causes a great impact and is promising "of things to come"
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  • Again a slightly different system of temples, courts and equipment. Unfortunately, the evening event was canceled by the weather. Here, you should see the culture in a most spectacular sound and light show.
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