Palenque HolidaysMexico
Dreaming of a trip to Mexico? Palenque has everything you need for a great holiday. You could visit Agua Azul Waterfall, or how about spending an afternoon at Zona Arqueológica Palenque? Better still, it doesn't need to cost you the world. We compare hundreds of flight and hotel options to …

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Where to stay in Palenque

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Palenque, according to other travellers.

Reviews of Palenque

Yogic Traveler ❀
Yogic Traveler ❀Puerto Vallarta
22/01/2016

Very different feel than the sites further to the west for starters it is much greener here and more lush also this site is from a different period than the popular tourst spots in the Yucatan region.

Matthias Hagemann
Matthias HagemannStuttgart
08/11/2012

beautiful in the forrest, at a small river with a small pool if you follow the river, you can walk up the hill there are same small ruiins

Trip Editorial Team
Trip Editorial TeamMenlo Park
22/07/2014

The Maya were a pretty industrious civilization. While Chichen Itza gets much of the attention, there are a number of other sites around Mexico that are in great condition and are just as fascinating to explore. Palenque, which was populated between the 3rd century BC and the 8th century AD, was slowly consumed by the jungle after the humans moved out. It still hasn’t been fully excavated (in fact, only about 10 percent of it is), which is an added mysterious bonus for adventurous visitors.

Evan Roth-Howe
Evan Roth-HoweBoston
18/09/2011

An incredible city of Mayan ruins that you can climb all over for spectacular views. The waterfalls and monkeys only add to the experience.

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