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Zona Arqueologica Acanceh

Merida 97380, Mexico
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Interesting stucco decorations

There is a stone pyramid protected by a roof and accessible by a catwalk on the North side of Calle... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2018
Ian R
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Pointe Claire, Canada
Acanceh ruins

Acanceh is a small city with an ancient Mayan pyramid in the center of town. Acanceh was founded... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2017
Anthony C
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Maryville, Tennessee
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Dec 1, 2017
“Acanceh ruins”
Jul 19, 2017
“Small mayan ruins, Had nice cenotes”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

There is a stone pyramid protected by a roof and accessible by a catwalk on the North side of Calle 21 between Calles 16 and 20, near the main square of Acanceh. It's worth a brief visit if you are passing through Acanceh. It is...More

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Reviewed December 2, 2017

Acanceh is a small city with an ancient Mayan pyramid in the center of town. Acanceh was founded sometime between 200 and 300ad. The ancient Maya city covered more than 4 square kilometers, and had about 400 buildings. Only three of these buildings have been...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2017

Only thing, do not go to cuzama, the ejidatarios split the best cenotes one for each other, so is no longer a must

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Reviewed February 27, 2017

The Acanceh ruins are literally in the middle of the city of Acanceh, across the street from the church. They are small, only two restored pyramids, but some original fresco work can be seen. Archaeological work only began in earnest in 1996. It's amazing to...More

Thank Ben M
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