Xpuhil Archaelogical Site

Xpuhil Archaeological Site


Situated amidst the captivating scenery along the Maya Train Route, the Archaelogical Site of Xpuhil emerges as a treasure trove of ancient Maya heritage. Within its confines lies Group I, a captivating architectural complex meticulously preserved by INAH. This archaeological marvel boasts an array of structures, among which the awe-inspiring Three Towers building, or Structure I-1, reigns supreme.

As visitors explore Xpuhil, they are enveloped in the aura of a bygone era, where the echoes of Maya civilization resonate through the intricate design of each edifice. Beyond its impressive structures, Xpuhil offers a gateway to understanding the cultural intricacies and societal dynamics of the ancient Maya people.

With approximately 25 architectural groups reported to date, Xpuhil beckons travelers to embark on a journey of discovery, unraveling the mysteries of a civilization that flourished amidst the verdant jungles of the Yucatán Peninsula. Immerse yourself in the allure of Xpuhil, where history comes to life amidst the tranquility of the surrounding landscape.

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Xpuhil Archaelogical Site


Monday to Sunday from 8:00 am to 17:00 hrs. Last entry at 16:45 hrs.

$75.00 MXN (Mexican Pesos)

300 B.C. – 1200 | Middle Preclassic to Early Postclassic

600 – 1000 | Late Classic

Where is the Xpuhil Archaeological Site Located?

It is located 188.8 miles (304 km) southwest of the city of Campeche, within the region known as Río Bec.

  • Fee for video camera
  • Fee for professional cameras
  • INAPAM discount (for seniors)
  • Discount for students and teachers
  • Free admission on Sundays (Mexicans)
  • Free entry for children under 13 years old
  • No smoking allowed

The distinctive qualities of the so-called Río Bec region are present in the architecture of its most relevant structures.


Archaeological Site Xpuhil

Structure I-1 Xpuhil Archaelogical Site

Structure I-1

Structure I-4 Xpuhil Archaelogical Site

Structure I-4

Structures 1-2 and I-2A Xpuhil Archaelogical Site

Structures I-2 and I-2A

Structure III-5 Xpuhil Archaelogical Site

Structure III-5

Structure I-3 Xpuhil Archaelogical Site

Structure I-3

Chacá Structure Xpuhil Archaelogical Site

Chacá Structure