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Carretera a Palenque- Zona Archaeologica Km. 8, Palenque 29960, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Archaeological Site of Palenque is outstanding. It’s hot and humid, so go early and use mosquito repellent. We doused and sprayed 3 times and had no problems with bugs even though it was rainy each night and misty each morning. Carry water, you will...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ruins at Palenque are a must see for the adventurous traveler. These are among the best ruins in Mexico to visit. Not overrun with visitors, plenty of space to wander, and neither the tour guides nor the vendors are aggressive. My husband and I...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve never been to a place where you can actually FEEL something special. A place where as soon as you get there, you know you won’t be the same after - until here. This place is magical. I’m not sure exactly what it is that...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JoshtheTravelG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These are the best ruins we have visited and we’ve been to a few in Mexico. It was wonderful to be able to climb most of the temples and palace. A wonderful place to go to learn about history of the Mayans. I would recommend...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 September 2019 via mobile

One of the most amazing archaeological places. Lots of steps to climb but totally worth it. Amazing handcrafts by locals Jungle tour was ok

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 27 August 2019

We braved a 6.5 hour drive (starting at 4AM) from San Cristobal (plus a 5 hour drive back) to visit this site, and IT WAS TOTALLY WORTH IT! We visited more than 8 archaeological sites in southern Mexico (including Teotihuacan, Monte Alban, and Chichen Itza),...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 19 August 2019 via mobile

We dediced for a guided tour with Victor. He was very professional exceeding our expectations. We visited ruins and we had a walk in the jungle. Please consider that you can do it only with a professional guide. In this way, you can discover pyramides...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 15 August 2019

I have been to other ruins in Mexico, Chicha Nitza and Tulum to name two, and this is by far my favourite so far. The jungle is lush, there are lots of trees to get some shade, and the ruins are extraordinary. We took a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 7 August 2019 via mobile

Despite the fact that we arrived almost to the closing time, our tour guide was kind enough to show us everything. We left with the sensation of seeing all. You’re able to hear the sarahuatos or howling monkeys during your tour. The weather is hot...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2019

This is an amazing place, full of energy. You can still climb most of the pyramids and the views are worth the effort. The local kids offering as guides are limited in knowledge, but for 20 USD they will guide you and give you interesting...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Paul M
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Response from seagoon_11 | Reviewed this property |
If yr in average good health it’s an easy & pleasant walk - we had no problems at all
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Veronica D
3 December 2018|
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Response from seagoon_11 | Reviewed this property |
We rearranged our schedule so we could do an afternoon & the next morning. 2 & a half hours is a bit rushed - don’t know about open/close 25/12 - please be aware of the odd hustler on site who may take advantage of newbies... More
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7 October 2018|
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Response from Force_Five | Reviewed this property |
Please see my larger review under "Palenque National Archeological park" I highly recommend the tour guides from the booth on the LEFT(!!!), which is the one run by local indigenous. The booths are both to the right of the... More
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