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Address: Costera Sur Highway, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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If you have extra time to kill then take 20-30 minutes and look around. The church is quaint and the small ruin is, well, small. We would have missed it had it not been for the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Altamont, Kansas
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Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 266 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

El Cedral has seen better days. Much of the shops/village area are closed. The centerpiece of the area is a Catholic Church (still in use) dating back to the 1800's. It is very interesting and the crucifix in the front alter window is breathtaking. Next to the Church is an old Mayan temple. There is not much to see there... More 

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Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

It is a little village in the middle of Cozumel island, about 15 minutes away of downtown. You can rent a car and get there. It is quiet and extremely peaceful village. You'll find a tiny pyramid next to a catholic chapel, the pyramid was raised by Mayans to adore the goddes of fertility Ixchel

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We took our Private Jeep Tour with CozumelCruiseExcursions and this was a stop we chose. It's tucked off the road and it's small but truly a hidden gem. People are working hard to get the "flea market" area up to par. The locals there were so kind, it was really a cool little area to see...it doesn't take long but... More 

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Houston
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

It was a calm, clear day so the diving was great. We saw an eel, turtles, lots of fish and a nurse shark. Great day!

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Altamont, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

If you have extra time to kill then take 20-30 minutes and look around. The church is quaint and the small ruin is, well, small. We would have missed it had it not been for the guy dressed as a Mayan warrior who yelled at us to come take our picture with him. I wanted to look at the ruin... More 

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Round Rock, TX
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I give this 4 stars, because I really enjoy ruins and their history, and I loved the church with the artifacts. It is awesome to see that the locals still use this area for current festivals to appreciate their customs and heritage. It only takes less than an hour to explore, but I am glad we went. We did not... More 

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Cozumel, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Small village in the South of the island. Beautiful decorated houses, a cute little church, Mayan ruins, a very nice public plaza covered with a large palapa roof. A must stop when you travel to the South of the Island (Punta Sul). El Cedral is also home of a 3 days / nights celebration at the beginning of May with... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This was a stop on our motorcycle ride in Cozumel. It was a nice place to visit and just a short ride from the port. We enjoyed our visit here.

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Southern California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

A quaint little town with lots of small shops. No thrills, just the basics. It will give you the feel of being back in time.

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Dorset. UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We visited here as part of a round the island trip. The church and monument were quite interesting as was the nearby black coral gift shop, the owner gave an interesting explanation and demonstration of how they produced the jewellery and gifts.

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Address: Costera Sur Highway, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel

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