Teya on the Maya Train

Teya on the Maya Train


Nestled in the heart of Yucatán, Teya offers a tranquil escape steeped in history and culture, accessible via the transformative route of the Maya Train.

Renowned for its traditional cuisine and meticulously restored haciendas, Teya invites visitors to immerse themselves in the authentic flavors and charm of Yucatán.

From exploring its rich historical sites to savoring local delicacies, Teya promises an enriching cultural experience. Nature enthusiasts can revel in the lush surroundings, while those seeking relaxation will find solace in its serene ambiance.

Hacienda Teya on the Maya Train

What is the history of Teya?

The history of Teya dates back to the pre-Hispanic era when the area was inhabited by the Maya civilization. The Maya built several settlements in the region, including the city of Mayapán, which is located near Teya.

Hacienda Teya, situated in what is now the municipality of Teya, was founded in the 19th century and became one of the most significant haciendas in the region.


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Where is Teya located?

It is one of the 106 municipalities in the state of Yucatán. Its municipal seat is the town of Teya itself.

Located about 12.4 milles (20 Km) southeast of the city of Mérida.