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Izamal City Tour with Carriage Ride from Merida
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Izamal, Mexico

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"small museum"
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"pope john paul ii"
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"worth the trip"
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"wander around"
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"quick visit"
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"huge atrium"
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"nominal fee"
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"franciscan monks"
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"stained glass windows"
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"gift shop"
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"day trip"
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"vatican city"
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"sunday morning"
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"beautiful site"
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"local food"
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"yellow paint"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our driver suggested a detour to avoid the monotony if the highway to Tulum We are glad he suggested it because we passed through some interesting villages and found Izamal to be a very charming oasis in the middle of the Savannah The courtyard is...More

Thank Paul G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on our way to Chichen Itza but our guide decided to take a detour and show us Izamal. It was a Sunday morning and the locals were out in force to attend services and visit the convent which dominates the centre of town....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

we saw a couple a nuns so it seems that it's a working convent. not much to see really. and i was really disturbed learning that the invading catholics made the locals remove the top of the pyramid and built the convent on top of...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

This is a lovely plaza. There was a wedding going on the day we were there. The kids played ball in the plaza.

Thank KSarahGH
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This convent and surrounding town are a must see. Don't forget to take a horse and buggy ride. It is a very quiet and peaceful place that exudes serenity.... Even with tourists around!

Thank Mary K
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

For me interesting architecture and great vistas, but honestly, if your limited on time, I would skip Izamal, the Yellow City, altogether.

Thank Alfredo J
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

2nd biggest atrium of the world (only bigger is Vatican’s St Peter Cathedral atrium). Cool facts and hidden treasures can be found here.

Thank Gtovia
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

According to our guide, this is the second oldest convent in the world, second only to Vatican City. Beautiful site with minimal walking. Easy to access via a ramp for wheelchairs. There is a gift shop operated by the nuns. They speak no English and...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Unique and special - amazing color, nice to go in the end of the day, the sunset light is magic with the place yellow color..

Thank Pedro G
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Take a walk around the building and grounds, so beautiful to see the bright yellow buildings against that brilliant blue sky. A great spot to look over this beautiful yellow town.

Thank KGGFamily
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