14 Must-See Mayan Ruins in Mexico

  • 14 Must-See Mayan Ruins in Mexico

    Even if you don’t have a penchant for the past, it’s worth a trip just to see these impressive feats of architecture and engineering in person.

    The Maya civilization thrived during the Classic Period (A.D. 250 to 900). Elaborate stone cities were constructed—and later abandoned. Today, these well-preserved archaeological sites across Mexico offer insight into this mysterious ancient culture.

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  • Chichen Itza

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  • Ek’ Balam

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  • Cobá

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  • Muyil

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  • Mayapan

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  • Dzibilchaltún

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  • Uxmal

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  • Kabah

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  • Calakmul

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  • Becán

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  • Yaxchilán

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  • Bonampak

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  • Palenque

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