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Uxmal, Uxmal

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Explore one of the most important Mayan archaeological sites at 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. Before you head to Uxmal, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Uxmal trip itinerary planning app , to make sure you see all that Uxmal has to offer, including Uxmal.
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  • Wonderful archeological site, really incredible! You can visit it in peace as there are almost no tourists! The site is not so easy accessible, we went there on our way to Merida, with a hired car. Th...  more »
  • Do not miss it if you are passing in the area! The site is huge, the ruins are beautiful! The entry pay in 2 times. I advise you to take a guide (price to be negotiated) some speak french. Do preferably early in the morning: at 9: 00 the site is empty and the pleasant temperatures!
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  • The route Pooc, Uxmal, Sayil, Xlapak, Lol Tun caves, Oxkutzcab; the lost world of the Maya. You have to go, but a GPS not would be bad given little signs on the route.
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