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Ek balam, coba

Glenview, Illinois...
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Ek balam, coba

We are spending one night in Valladolid and were wondering if it would be too much in a day to do both ek balam and coba before returning to PDC. We will be driving.

I do understand that we will be backtracking a bit, as ek balam is north of Valladolid.

I also understand that there is a monkey preserve near coba?

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Great Smoky...
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1. Re: Ek balam, coba

It's very doable. Ek Balam is less than 30 minutes north of Valladolid and very much worth any kind of backtracking. Trust me, you are in for a treat. Go early so you don't arrive in Coba after all of the tours arrive. I can't tell you much about the monkey preserve. Go to youtube and type these destinations in and view many videos. There's probably one on the monkeys. Have A Blast!

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2. Re: Ek balam, coba

I love Ek Balam over coba better art in the king burial room and u can climb that temple it less visited too bit like Chechen Itza without all the sellers vendors people

Savannah,GA
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3. Re: Ek balam, coba

Ek Balam is special. You can climb "pyramids" at both sites but Ek Balam has much more to see.

.An amazing journey for you. Enjoy.

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