Dzibilchaltún, Merida

4.4
#2 of 13 in Historic Sites in Merida
Witness the mysterious structures and culture of a long-disappeared civilization at Dzibilchaltún. Continuously inhabited for thousands of years, this grand settlement is now open to explore, and you can even climb the structure for great views over the site. Check out the museum here, and study artifacts uncovered from the site, from tiny sculptures to metal bells. After exploring the site, consider cooling off in the cenote, where the resident fish will give you a pedicure. To visit Dzibilchaltún and get the most from your holiday in Merida, create itinerary details personal to you using our Merida online itinerary planner.
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  • The ruins at Dzibilchaltun were still in use when the Spanish conquered Yucatan. The main Temple of the Seven Dolls is the only Maya structure I have ever seen that had windows. There is an excellent....  more »
  • These ruins are close to Merida than Uxmal, Izamal and other famous Mayan ruin locations near Merida. This site is a bit more organized with lots of tour guides for “rent” and a gift shop along with.....  more »
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  • Very cool place to check out and roam around. There are lots more "building" I hope they uncover. Lots and lots of walking
  • A great archeological site. I was impressed to see the "doll house". Very exciting

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