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A nice quick trip from Progreso

This is not at the level of Chitzen Itza, but it is a nice place that you can see in a short amount... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
TammiV64
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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This site is small and a bonus when trying to fit multiple sites into one day. When we visited... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
wingo16
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Midlothian, Texas
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

It took us about an hour to drive to Xcambo from Dzibilchaltun. The coastal road is nice and easy to ride. The site is small, just a couple of small pyramids. Climbing is allowed. There are remnants of a stucco frieze at one of them...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is not at the level of Chitzen Itza, but it is a nice place that you can see in a short amount of time (you can see it in an hour) and an easy ride from Progreso if you have other things you want...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

My family and i visited Xcambo on 03/08/18. We arrived and discovered that there is not a lot of people on this excursion. It isn't one of the big popular ruins, so you feel very peaceful and not rushed. The ruins are in good condition...More

1  Thank HomerDelgado
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We loved this place because you can climb the pyramids, you cant do it in Chichen. Its a lot smaller (and cheaper) but it was totally worth the time.

1  Thank jpmfv
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This site is small and a bonus when trying to fit multiple sites into one day. When we visited Progreso via Carnival, my husband wanted to go see ruins. I did not want to sit on a bus for two hours each way to go...More

3  Thank wingo16
Reviewed 31 March 2017

After visiting and taking guests to most of the other ruins we had a friend drop in for 4 days so we wanted an easy drive from Chicxulub. This is a smaller ruin but still very interesting. On our way we stopped to walk in...More

4  Thank barefootmart
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Chicxulub Puerto which was about 25 km or 25 minutes away. It is a small off the beaten path place with Mayan ruins. Most of the time there was only one other family there with us. As we were leaving three tour...More

3  Thank ScottnCheryl
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We traveled here on a afternoon visit through the area. The signage is very good to find Xcambo. Once you are on the property, go past the first parking lot, down the lane way till you come to a small visitor booth. There is a...More

3  Thank BRUCE M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Most visitors stop after visiting the larger, more widely publicized ruins like Chichenitza, Tulum, or Uxmal. We've been visiting the Yucatan peninsula for several years and wanted to visit some of the lesser known Mayan ruin sites. It doesn't get much more authentic than Xcambo!...More

4  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Enjoyed an afternoon exploring Mayan site. We took a short bus ride from Progreso on a "flamngo tour". We saw flamingos and a salt Marsh before ending up in the Xcambo ruins. Interesting Mayan site with several pyramids and other structures. We had great photo...More

2  Thank Eric A
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