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Ranas y Toluquilla Archaeological Site

3 km de San Joaquin, Cadereyta de Montes, Mexico
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Unique Pyramid in the top of the Sierra Gorda

After a curved road with great views of deep ravines, and 3 kms passing the town of San Joaquin... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Flora C
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Mexico City
Calm, quaint Mexican pyramid ruin in a Peaceful Setting

Near the town of San Joaquin, Queretaro Mexico is a lovely, quiet, underdiscovered ruin up in the... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2017
angballard
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Texas
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3 km de San Joaquin, Cadereyta de Montes, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

After a curved road with great views of deep ravines, and 3 kms passing the town of San Joaquin, you will arrive to Ranas. The archeological site is situated at the top of a mountain which gave it a strategic control of access to the...More

Thank Flora C
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

Near the town of San Joaquin, Queretaro Mexico is a lovely, quiet, underdiscovered ruin up in the Sierra Gorda mountains. This is a lovely location for family as it is easy to climb with some created stairs as well as climbing some of the pyramid...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2015

We visited San Joaquin which is a tiny mountain town. Read another review about the road to here - but actually they must have resurfaced it - it is absolutely fine now. The road to the ruins is less well surfaced, but this is true...More

1  Thank greeneyedmezzosop
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Reviewed 26 July 2013

Just came back from here. There is next to nothing of information or an artists impression of what you are looking at. Just a few signs in a few languages. Don't know what is original or rebuilt. It is supposed be in a nice area....More

1  Thank jorge m
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Reviewed 2 March 2012

Impressive ruins of culture Pame, in very good state of preservation. It was the center of development of civilization Pame. The first settlers of Olmec origin. Later influences from Teotihuacan. Both cities were built on top of the mountains. same as were reduced to form...More

5  Thank AntonioLNYR
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