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Pink Cactus Merida

Calle 60-a 61y 63 | In front of Merida Cathedral, Merida 97000, Mexico
+52 55 5432 1504
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Good walking tour

Nicely put together walking tour. Worth doing on your first day in Merida as it gives you ideas for... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Gwiz87
via mobile
Emilio excellent guide

My husband and I attended the walking tour with Emilio tonight! He is personable, knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Denise H
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Ocracoke, North Carolina
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Discover Merida's secrets with a local guide on a free walking tour that is unique, accessible and fun. Our storytellers will share their culture and the most amazing legends and traditions of Merida. From Monday to Saturday at 9:30am and 6:00pm Catch Yucatan and let it sting you!
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“walking tour” (18 reviews)
“morning tour” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Calle 60-a 61y 63 | In front of Merida Cathedral, Merida 97000, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Nicely put together walking tour. Worth doing on your first day in Merida as it gives you ideas for other things to do there.

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

My husband and I attended the walking tour with Emilio tonight! He is personable, knowledgeable, and interacted with all guest in attendance. He was also happy to answer any questions we had during the tour. I recommend that you attend this tour early in your...More

Thank Denise H
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

The phrase 'you get what you pay for ' doesn't apply to this free tour. Sofia was a great guide, telling us so very much about the wonderful city of Merida. Take this tour, you'll be glad.

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

A great overview of the history of Merida, Yucatan, and Mexico since the Spanish colonization. Must more informative than expected. Guide pointed out lots of free museums with more info if we desired, made restaurant recommendations, told us about free activities happening each night of...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Too much standing/talking and not enough walking/seeing in my opinion. But excellent for those who want the nitty gritty details.

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Exactly what you want from a walking tour: informative, friendly, entertaining. I'd highly recommend it!

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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Very informative tour on local history and mythology. Also current issues, places to visit , eat , what's on this week etc. Very willing to answer questions. Will help us make best use of our 48 hours in Merida . Wish we had more time....More

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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Our guide, Sophia, was lively and entertaining. It is an easy 1-1/2-2 hour walking tour with lots of interesting background information. We learned history, myths and legends, and cultural information. While I’m sure it is better on a sunny day, we sheltered during brief showers...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

There could not possibly be a better way to spend a couple of hours with a terrific guide, learning about this beautiful capitol city- and also learning about political, religious, and cultural history of Mexico and the Yucatan. Emilio is charming, friendly, & laughs easily...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I did the evening tour with Emilio! He was a great guide, explained all in an easy-going way, answered all questions and gave awesome recommendations how locals live in Merida! Best tour I have participated so far!

1  Thank Greta K
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glenox2003
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Response from pivi2906 | Reviewed this property |
I sorry I don't know, because we meet her by coincidence, while being on another bad tour. Don't they have a website. Hope you figure it out. Enjoy Merida 🙂 kind regards Pia from Denmark
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