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Eye-catching east facade

This complex got its name (The Nunnery) for supposedly resembling a convent. The north facade shows... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
baroom
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Mississauga, Canada
Must See

Very nice spot to visit, super beautiful like the rest of the ruins. Bring good walking shoes, lots... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
Haley W
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Sep 4, 2018
“Eye-catching east facade”
Aug 31, 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

This complex got its name (The Nunnery) for supposedly resembling a convent. The north facade shows a huge ruin with a steep staircase. The Las Monjas’ east facade is beautifully decorated--the most eye-catching being the seated figure wearing a headdress, right above the open doorway....More

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Reviewed August 31, 2018

Very nice spot to visit, super beautiful like the rest of the ruins. Bring good walking shoes, lots to see

Thank Haley W
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Few tourists make it this far, so is quieter and those that do make it are the one's interested in history and architecture. I learnt that this group of buildings were more government palace and have some of the best stone hieroglyphics texts on the...More

2  Thank Peter M
Reviewed February 13, 2018

This former Maya palace has beautiful mosaics, reliefs and masks protruding from its roofs and even very walls. It is located in the Old Chichen Itza south of the observatory. Its architectural style is more akin to the Puuc style of Uxmal than to the...More

1  Thank Rob C
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