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Uxmal, Uxmal

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Explore one of the most important Mayan archaeological sites at Uxmal, and admire the complex’s beautifully built and exquisitely preserved ‘Pyramid of the Magician,’ which stands at an incredible 40 m (131 ft) tall. Consider navigating the site with a guide, who'll teach you about the culture's proficiency in astronomy, mathematics, and geometry. Allow yourself plenty of time to explore the enormous site, and be sure to bring plenty of sunblock and water with you. Don't forget to bring your camera along to capture the ancient site in all its glory. Before you head to Uxmal, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Uxmal trip itinerary planning app, to make sure you see all that Uxmal has to offer, including Uxmal.
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  • After having visited Chichen Itza with its millions of tourists and sellers, it was such a nice relief to visit Uxmal: almost no other visitors (there were about 10-20 other visitors - I recommend...  more »
  • So much better than chichen itza (chicken pizza) no annoying vendors and more impressive. We spent 1h there took some pictures of iguanas too. The only annoying thing was that Mexicans still follow...  more »
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