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Museo de Naturaleza y Arqueologia de Calakmul

Km.20 carretera acceso a sitio arqueologico Calakmul, Calakmul 24477, Mexico
+52 983 117 9033
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Great day in the nature

We met an english speaking guide by chance at the entrance to Calakmul, Luis. And we were very... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Romy S
Beautiful!

This is a tremendous Mayan ruin and well worth the effort to get there. The road is reasonably... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
Jennifer E
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Km.20 carretera acceso a sitio arqueologico Calakmul, Calakmul 24477, Mexico
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

We met an english speaking guide by chance at the entrance to Calakmul, Luis. And we were very lucky! He spoke perfect english and was a very likeable, funny person. We enjoyed his company a lot!! He showed us apes and an alligator and of...More

Thank Romy S
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This is a tremendous Mayan ruin and well worth the effort to get there. The road is reasonably good and we made good time. It's about 1.5 hour drive into the ruin from the main highway and then it's about a 30-40 minute hike into...More

Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Theses ruins are well worth the drive. The roads are easy to drive, and the directions pretty straight forward. Once you get there you will be transported to another time. Jungle trails and amazing ruins. Our guide was very informative and worthwhile.

Thank Gloria C
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We loved these ruins! The New York City of the Mayan world. Well worth the journey to get there. Which is significant. Extensive ruins. Lots to climb and explore! They said the long route would take about 5 hrs. We took 6.5! Definitely climb those...More

Thank Caleb N
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Really not easy to reach it! We negotiated with a taxi driver in the village for an our to get a good price and for him to agree to take us there (normally taxis are not alowed to enter the park). He took us in...More

1  Thank Florian G
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

You feel like a discoverer when you enter the site. Trails take you through the jungle to the temples. On the way you might see several animals. We spotted howler monkeys and spider monkeys. The temples are still surrounded by trees. When you climb you...More

1  Thank stefkes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I was lucky to be part of a private tour of the site and learned a great deal about the buildings before having the opportunity to climb the ruins; but many others there were touring the site on their own. The rise on building 2...More

2  Thank Jenn W
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Incredible site within the jungle. We climbed the pyramids, saw animals like dears, monkeys, incredible birds. The road to the site is easy, but a bit long.

Thank ALaure240
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Fantastic site in the jungle, wonderful views! Mobkeys, tucans included. Hard to get to unless you have private transport.

Thank twotonnetess
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This was the best ruins we visited during our May 2016 trip through the Yucatan. We also visited Chitzen Itza, Ek Balam, and Tulum. The 63 km potholed road from highway 186 was an adventure, but kinda fun -- like a one hour video game....More

1  Thank Todd W
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