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Where are the Mesoamerican pyramids located?

The best known Latin American pyramids include the Pyramid of the Sun and the Pyramid of the Moon at Teotihuacán in central Mexico, the Castillo at Chichén Itzá in the Yucatan, the Great Pyramid in the Aztec capital of Tenochtitlan, the Pyramid at Cholula and the Inca’s great temple at Cuzco in Peru.

What is the most important Mayan city?


What city in Mexico are the Mayan ruins?

Chichen Itza

Why was water important to the Mayans?

The fact that the Maya managed to build a thriving civilization in this environment for 2000 years is testament to their skills as engineers. Caves were holy to the Maya as they were thought to be entrances to the underworld, and water-filled caves were also an important source of water.

Are there any Aztec ruins left?

Though Tenochtitlan’s Templo Mayor is the only Aztec pyramid with extant ruins, you can still visit other sites around Mexico that provide a window into Aztec culture.

What is the most visited archaeological site in Mexico?


Can you go inside Aztec pyramids?

No, unfortunately you can‘t enter the pyramids. over a year ago. only outside, they are actually fenced in.

Can you walk up the pyramid in Chichen Itza?

The Kukulkan Pyramid, also commonly known as El Castillo, is the most impressive building in the Chichen Itza archaeological site, and one of the tallest in all of the Mayan architecture. Unfortunately for visitors, no, Chichen Itza Pyramid is not allowed to climb.

Can you climb the pyramid at Uxmal?

Can You Climb Uxmal? Unlike Chichen Itza, climbing some of the ruins in Uxmal is allowed and encouraged. These ruins are extremely well-preserved and the crowds are minimal compared to what you‘ll find at the ancient sites near Cancun. Unfortunately, climbing the Pyramid of the Magician is not allowed though.

How much does it cost to visit Coba ruins?

Cost for Entry to the Coba Ruins

Item / fare Cost (as of Feb 2020)
Entry fee per person 75 Pesos
Parking near entrance 50 Pesos
Bike rental 50 Pesos
Guided Bicitaxi 100 Pesos (+/-)