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Carretera Estatal 604 Guadalajara-San Marcos km 56, Teuchitlan 46762, Mexico
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Reviewed 19 August 2019 via mobile

If you have seen the other mayan temples and pyramids, this one is a lot different. It is a really small site with circular pyramids. This place is still being excavated so what you see is a tiny portion of what the site actually is....More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 19 August 2019

If you have ANY interest in history and ancient peoples, this is a great experience. It was a 2 hour drive from Ajijic, and seniors get in for FREE. (We paid anyway on our way out, it was well worth the admission price.) It's imperative...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank R C
Reviewed 4 August 2019 via mobile

I came with my family and the place is great, kids are going to love it. You learn about new culture and also there is fresh air you can breath.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 July 2019

We took an early bus from Ajijic to Guadalajara where we joined a tour. It is about 1 hour to Teuchitlan. The archaeological site is above the small town. The pyramids wre built in round pyramid shapes and were for ceremonial purposes and provided calendars....More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank beachhowlers
Reviewed 22 May 2019

For me the sound of visiting an ancient pyramid / location that i have been reading about in books sounded exciting. As you enter the Teuchitlan village you are transported to a different world that leads to a fairly modern, well laid out museum that...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 5 April 2019 via mobile

This ancient site of circular pyramids is really fascinating and the first of its kind open to the public. You have to rent a car or hire a driver to get there. It takes 1 hour to 1.5 hours from west of Guadalajara. If driving,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank greengalil
Reviewed 27 March 2019

We toured these ancient grounds and were almost speechless! Wear comfy shoes so you can experience it all! Take a hat as it is hot with not much shelter.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Sue G
Reviewed 20 March 2019

I'm sure that most people have at least heard of, or seen pictures of, the classic Mayan and Inca pyramids of Mexico, (e.g. Tenochtitlan and Chechen Itza), but I would estimate that not one in a thousand has ever heard of these amazing conical, stepped,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank GrandpaX4
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

Friday Afternoon December 28 was the day I came here.Danny Franco & his Family from GDL were good and kind Hosts they drove me & to other spots in and around Guadalajara.I had met them in San Jose Costa Rica over Xmas 2017 while we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
5  Thank AlistairB554
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

This unique site is well worth a day trip out from Tequila or Guadalajara to see. Only recently discovered but also with am excellent interpretive centre it is a must see to learn about the civilization that uswd to be here.

Date of experience: January 2019
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20 July 2019|
Response from greengalil | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if dogs ste allowed but I did see one dog there.
18 April 2019|
Response from beachhowlers | Reviewed this property |
There are very good guides on site. There is food in the close by town.
17 November 2018|
Response from 224juancarlosb | Reviewed this property |
It opens from 9am thru 5pm every day and yes, it will take oyu about 1hr to get there from GDL. You will love it!!.