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Address: Cozumel 77600 , Mexico
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Although not as popular as Chichén Itzá, these ancient Mayan ruins are...

Although not as popular as Chichén Itzá, these ancient Mayan ruins are noteworthy in their own right, as this is the site where Mayan women paid tribute to the goddess of love and fertility.

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Surprising site on Cozumel

Drove to the site after driving around the island. Glad we stopped there. Nowhere near as incredible as Chichen Itza or Coba, but definitely worth the tour. It gets very crowded... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Drove to the site after driving around the island. Glad we stopped there. Nowhere near as incredible as Chichen Itza or Coba, but definitely worth the tour. It gets very crowded around lunch time, early in the morning is the time to go. It also gets very, very hot in the jungle. Bring water.

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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

Some very nice Mayan ruins. Well-laid out and well-marked. Lots of iguanas. Take mosquito repellant or buy some there. You're in the jungle!

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San Pablo, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

At the suggestion of our driver we visited this Mayan ruin...so glad we did. Our tour guide, Mauricio, was great. The site is beautiful, small, uncrowded and easy to navigate.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

We learned more in one day about the Mayans, then I ever learned in school.Walking among the ruins, hearing about the culture, and seeing it up close.... Great experience!

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Montreal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Interesting place to visit if you want to learn about Mayan history and culture. This site is smaller and quieter than other archaeological sites on Yucatan peninsula, so you will not be too impressed if you have seen Chichen Itza, Coba or Tulum before.

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Very very neat!! Amazing to be in a place that dates back so far in history. Very hot in the summer but worth it. Nice gift shops outside the site too.

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

San Gervasio is a really interesting complex of ruins - mainly because you see the progression and growth of the citadel through time. The boards by the ruins are informative and helpful - as are the staff. I would recommend going early. I went just after it opened at 8am on my bike and had the run of the place... More 

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Leipzig, Germany
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

I went here with my parents and sister. It was really neat to see the ruins. It was so hot though. Guys were taking off their shirts and using them to ward off the sun. I would take a small umbrella or a sun hat if I were you and water. There is no shelter from the sun during the... More 

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Collinsville, Texas
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Very informative and extremely interesting!! Our guide was very, very knowledgeable and easy to understand!!

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Plantation, United States
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

My family and I visited the Mayan Ruins three days ago. I would suggest to hire a personal tour guide (for $20) and give yourself at least 1 to 1 & 1/2 hours to visit the ruins. Note- if you plan to use a "go pro camera" they will charge you $3.00. Amazing history. Yes, I would recommend to visit... More 

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