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Dzibilchaltun Ruins

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Merida 156782, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though this site can never be compared to Chichen Itzá nor Uxmal, it is worth visiting. I would recommend a guided tour, because they can tell you lots of details about the Temple of the Seven Dolls . The museum is very interesting. And...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely bring your swimsuit for a refreshing swim after touring the ruins. The food in the Cafe is very good too

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank DonWcks
Reviewed June 14, 2019

If you are looking for a visit to Mayan Ruins while on the Yucatan Peninsula I recommend this location. Easy to get to, nice parking area and good examples of the Mayan Culture are in a small walk through Museum. The Ruins are not the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KathleenP3
Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

These ruins are a 20 minute drive from Merida. It’s a medium sized ruin complex with three main attractions. 1. Templo de las Muñecas 2. Cenote Xlacah and a 3. Small parish It’s fun to get lost within this area, just stay within the pathways....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank luisbulmed
Reviewed May 31, 2019

Firstly...they apparently will not allow you to take in backpacks, it costs you 50 pesos to rent a locker for storage. This is a rip off. Secondly it’s pretty expensive for a minor site. Thirdly you are not given a site map or any written...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 24, 2019

We were scheduled to see Chichen Itza on the day of our visit; however, because one of our infants had a fever the night before, we didn't think that a 2 hr bus ride from our ship would be wise. We didn't want to travel...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank justiceandmercy4all
Reviewed May 23, 2019 via mobile

The place is well managed and the museum has amazing pieces. The senote is amazing to see and get into if you are interested.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank laurenciol2017
Reviewed May 7, 2019

These ruins are just mind blowing. Just to think this was actually a real city for the Mayan people. Very very educational. We loved going there and seeing history. Well worth going.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank BonnieA475
Reviewed April 24, 2019

Hi there, I'm Antonio. hope this review will help you to choose this place. My first advice is: bring water, camera, hat and don't forget to enjoy it. I visit this place on March 28th, I don't even know that this place exist, but I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Antonio U
Reviewed April 22, 2019

This is a set of ruins of the year 300 BC, this was the Mayan city that controlled that part of Yucatan. It is estimated that they had about 40,000 inhabitants and there is an area of around 16 square kilometers. The pyramids are not...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Mary-anne M
December 23, 2017|
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Response from DMGAmes_Iowa | Reviewed this property |
I'm responding, but cannot answer your question. My wife and I went with a tour group last Tuesday.. Did not check on Christmas because we are in Cancun now and will be here for Christmas. I do have one suggestion... More
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Lanece H
March 21, 2017|
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Response from d7bythesea | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but it isn't much. I think it was about $3 or $4 dl. If you have an INAPAM card (Mexico old age card) it is free. You can self-tour. The museum is well worth seeing. There are great changing rooms if you want to... More
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