Discover a new location in the Mexican territory: Temozón. xican territory: Temozón. There you can observe areas with Mayan archaeological remains, swim in an incredible cenote, and learn more about the culture of the region, are you going to miss it?
Temozón is one of the municipalities of the State of Yucatán, where you can observe amazing natural attractions and archaeological sites. Its name means ”place of the whirlpool” but the exact year of its creation is not known.
There are several points of the territory that you cannot miss, such as the famous Templo de San Roman, a religious building dating from colonial times. You can also reach by your own means the archaeological site of Ek Balám, perfect if you are a history lover.
The museum or tequileria Don (Mr.) Tadeo was created in 1990 and since then promotes this wonderful Mexican drink that is known practically all over the world.
The tequila they serve and sell is made from the agave plant, which they export and distribute throughout the country. If you want to visit this colorful museum, you will also have to go to Cenote Hubiku, just 12 kilometers from Valladolid.
The building is distributed in a tasting room, an exhibition area, a souvenir store, as well as the stone mill where this strong beverage is made. There is also an adjoining restaurant with its own oven where unique dishes are prepared.
Sooner or later you will have to leave this cultural visit aside to see first hand the Hubiku cenote, close to the museum. It is characterized for being a closed and subway cenote that must be reached through the roof. In addition, its fresh and turquoise almost transparent waters will leave you in awe.
Its name comes from Mayan and means nest of iguanas. The cenote is very young because it is still considered a cavern and is not outdoors.
Municipality of Temozón
Within the municipality of Temozón we recommend visiting the different cenotes in the area, such as Hubiku, Zaci and Cenote Xcanche. Nor can you miss the route of religious buildings, such as the Church of San Gervasio or the Convent of San Bernardino de Siena, among many others.
Although we have not focused on the municipality of Temozón, another of the incredible municipalities in the state of Yucatán that we recommend you visit during your vacation is Calotmul. Its name also comes from the Maya and means pairs of mountains or hills.
One of the tourist attractions that many visitors visit is the Temple of the Immaculate Conception, built during the 17th century. It is so important for the citizens, that every year during the days between 1 and 8 December, a fair is held in honor of it.