Get to know one of the most influential cities of the Mayan culture hidden in the jungle. Palenque es part of the soul of the Mayan culture. While exploring it, one can discover and understand the myths, rituals, and beliefs and admire the majestic architecture of the ancient civilization.
The archeological park of Palenque consists of more than 16 kilometers and 200 structures and buildings such as the Temple of the Inscriptions, the Great Palace, Temple XI, the temples of La Foliated Cross, the Sun, and the Count, as well as the Ball Court.
Surroundings of the archaeological zone grow exuberant vegetation perfect for practicing trekking and appreciating the flora and fauna. In an extension of more than 1,700 hectares that make up the Palenque National Park, different types of birds and mammals such as jaguars and howler monkeys live.... More