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Address: Manzanillo, Mexico
Description: A 25,000-acre complex of stone pyramids on the northern edge of Colima.

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They are all round stone, ignore that if you been to better ones.

I have been to Cancun, and Chichen itza, compare with them, the La Campana is boring. There are a few pyramids on both size of road, and all made with same size round stone... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 4, 2015
Kaili5
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I have been to Cancun, and Chichen itza, compare with them, the La Campana is boring. There are a few pyramids on both size of road, and all made with same size round stone. If you been to other mexican Maya Ruins, you can pass this. but here is a good place to look out volcano on north when sunny... More 

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Vancouver
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47 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This visit was part of our Colima State tour (DaniTours). The site is over 2000 years old. Inspiring!

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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We drove up the hill to visit the site. All gates but one were closed. We wanted to enter the site but where stopped by an offical. It was closed, we were not even allowed to take one picture. In our case, a two hour drive for nothing. Make sure to contact the organisation in Colima before you make your... More 

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Calgary
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233 reviews 233 reviews
99 attraction reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We were nearing the end of a road trip, returning from Morelia, and were surprised that our guidebook had no recommendations for archaeological sites in Colima state. We found La Campana in a web search and were surprised that it was within the city limits of present day Colima, the state capitol (not in Manzanillo). The site has about a... More 

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Ensenada, Mexico
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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Take a cab. It's 15 minutes from any place in the city. We've been to Mexico City for the ruins and this doesn't compare. However, if you are in the area please visit. Even my 11 year old enjoyed. Not a suggested trip if coming from Manzanillo or Guadalajara. Would be long drive for a day trip.

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Oakville, Canada
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94 reviews 94 reviews
36 attraction reviews
180 helpful votes 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

I've visited La Campana several times over the years. The site is very interesting because it is huge - and they have only uncovered a small portion of it - and because it is constructed of smaller sized rocks cemented together, not giant blocks of stone as are many of the prehispanic ruins in Mexico. It surprised me that they... More 

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Saint Eustache, Quebec
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

The tour was nice but stops were too short. Lunch was awesome.

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Address: Address: Manzanillo, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Colima  >  Manzanillo

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