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A Seven Day Stay: Mérida, Uxmal, Motul, Telchac Puerto

14 may 2024
6 min. de lectura

Your ideal week awaits you in Yucatán! Explore the greatest Uxmal and the view from the tallest hill in Muna, have fun at the Traditional Festival in Tixkokob, enjoy the famous "huevos motuleños" in their Magical Town of origin, venture out to the sea in Telchac. And when you get back to Mérida, made sure of cool off with the soda fountain at the Lucas de Gálvez Market. Have you tried their root beer? Discover the best bars and cantinas in Mérida!



Vaqueria-en-merida-by-Cassie-Pearse-3We'll start the week with a free bilingual tour through Mérida’s Centro at 9:30 am. When you’re done, take the heat off with a refreshing drink at Mercado Lucas de Gálvez. At 9 pm, enjoy a Yucatecan Vaquería in the lower part of the Town Hall. Discover what you can do today in our Events section!






On Tuesday, we’ll visit one of the most iconic archaeological sites in Yucatán: Uxmal. Don't forget to hire a guide to learn more about the Pyramid of the Magician, the most important structure in this place. Uxmal is the capital of the Puuc region, a journey of 60 km that goes from Uxmal to the Loltún caves. 




Muna-letters-sin-logo-by-Cassie-Pearse-1-3Very close to Uxmal lies Muna, the southern star. Don't forget to visit the lookout point of Muna, a must-stop this Wednesday. Let the view of the highest hill in the state with the Pyramid of the Magician in the background take your breath away, and don't forget to take panoramic photos that you'll surely want to frame for posterity..




2405 Tixkokob Hamaca de Sandia by Yucatan TodayIf you'd like to experience a traditional Yucatecan festival, then it's time to head to Tixkokob. This town, known as the Land of Hammocks, will be celebrating its patron saint festivals in honor of Saint Bernardino of Siena at the end of May, featuring various musical groups, dances, and traditional dishes that you won't want to miss.






On Friday, we have a historical visit ahead, as we’ll head to the recently named Magical Town of Motul, Felipe Carrillo Puerto’s birthplace. Here you'll be able to learn more about this important figure in the history of Yucatán and México, and taste the delicious Huevos Motuleños, a dish whose name was coined by Felipe himself.




2019-Xcambo-by-Yucatan-4-Dec-07-2023-05-32-51-1550-AMToday we’ll explore one of the most beloved beaches by Yucatecos: Telchac Puerto. But first, make a stop in Xcambó to explore the only archaeological site along the coast and one of the oldest in Yucatán. In the afternoon, dive into the beautiful waters of Telchac, enjoy a refreshing coconut water or a Michelada beer cocktail, and let yourself be seduced by some of its delicious restaurants.



2405 Esmeralda Tap Room Bebidas en la Plancha by Charlie G


If the heat of our lands has you roasting and thirsty, don't worry, the solution is here! To wrap up the week, we'll venture out to enjoy the various cantinas, bars, and Botaneros in Mérida’s Centro. This time, we bring you a tour with several options to enjoy a good drink and a lively atmosphere.





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