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About Dzibilchantún

Dzibilchantún National Park.  In this National Park visitors can enjoy the sighting of numerous species of butterflies characteristic of the Yucatan Peninsula. It has int...

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How to get there?

  • Most important locality

    Mérida, Yucatán

  • Airport

    Merida International Airport 'Manuel Crescencio Rejon' - Yucatan

References and Transportation
  • Ways to get there

    By land 18 Km from the city of Merida, Yucatan.

  • Transportation facilities

    Private or rented car, public transportation, collective cabs and tour operators.

  • Mobility within the protected area


  • Schedules

    From 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Entrance fee

    In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Law of Rights for the current fiscal year

  • Average weather in the area

    Hot humid

Dzibilchantún in Mexico

Activities and recommendations



  • The whole year is recommended to visit the Protected Area. On March 21, the equinox of light and shadows is celebrated in the temple of the ...
  • Comfortable, cool, long-sleeved outdoor clothing is recommended.

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Services within the PA

Handicrafts, sustainable products and souvenirs stores
Information modules
Internet connection
Interpretive trails

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Lodging near the PA


Food service near the PA

Cheap restaurants
Fast food
Street food

Available services in the nearest locality to the PA

Bank ATMs
Car rental
International airport
Market / Super Market
Transportation services

Nearest locality to the PA

Mérida, Yucatán

Admission fee

Protected Area entrance fee

In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Law of Rights for the current fiscal year

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Interesting facts

Its Temple of the Seven Dolls allows the sun to pass through the building and shine on its door on a specific date. Also to be admired are t...

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Dzibilchaltún archaeological zone and water cenote called Xlakáh.

Representative species of PA

Olive-throated Parakeet (Eupsittula nana), Great Kiskadee (Pitangus sulphuratus), Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia), Cactus (Pilosocereu...

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You can see more representative species of Dzibilchantún on the web site

Go to the Naturalista web site

Visitor regulations

Follow these indications to conserve the Protected Area

1. Comply with the administrative rules established in the Protected Area Management Program.
2. Pay fees
3. Use the established ro...

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  • PA office address

    Calle 59-B No. 238 X Av. Zamná, Fracc. Yucalpetén, C.P. 97238, Mérida, Yucatán.

  • Phone

    +52 (999) 938 0708 ext. 101 y 113

  • Email

    Without information

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