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Watch out for pirate attacks to the walled city!!

We stayed in Campeche for one day visiting downtown. The walled city is a beautiful colonial place... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2018
Alicia S
Mexico City, Mexico
Exceptional colonial town

Walking along the streets of Campeche is a rewarding and unforgettable experience. Huge houses... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Jun 22, 2018
“Watch out for pirate attacks to the walled city!!”
Jan 28, 2018
“Exceptional colonial town”
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Reviewed June 22, 2018

We stayed in Campeche for one day visiting downtown. The walled city is a beautiful colonial place with lots of things to do and visit, you can take the streetcar which will take you to the most interesting places. There are also some museums in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Alicia S
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Walking along the streets of Campeche is a rewarding and unforgettable experience. Huge houses, patios hidden behind doors and windows, colorful walls, and in some places a sidewalk that is about a matter above the street level. Of course some houses are in bad repair,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

Loved walking this lovely city. Lots of history in this lovely small but bustling city centre. Make sure to do both day and evening visits.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Helena N
Reviewed July 7, 2017

Nice city, restored area, lot of historic content, small city, you con walk, just like 10-15 blocks , a must

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 575richardm575
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

My friends said you must go to see this city and boy were they right. From driving into the city and seeing their beautiful malecón to their massive monuments, there is much to see in this city.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank DarrylStewartThai
Reviewed February 16, 2017

Walled off to protect the city from pirate raids, this historic center provides multiple opportunities to absorb the history of the city. Many of the baluartes or bastions that were built at various locations along the wall now provide small museums detailing the history and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

Campeche is one of few cities in Latin America that are walled to protect them against invasion or Pirates. It has been reconstructed and can really appreciate how people lived here over a hundred years ago. It's fun to get up and walk through the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Clevlander
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