Merida is a very cool city with a lot of culture. It is about 3 1/2 hours away from Tulum by car. It is a must see city if you are in the area.
Cities near Merida for Local Culture
- 1Mexico1 review
Fishing village on the Gulf where you can get an authentic taste of local culture.
- 2Mexico2 reviews
Beautiful little town, all painted egg-yolk-yellow and dotted all over with tumbledown Maya pyramids. Some businesses have pyramids literally in their backyards! The town is a bit of a crafts center for the region--a foundation has set up this neat program where craftspeople have open workshops, and you can stroll around or rent bikes and visit everyone. The hammock weaver ...
- 3Mexico7 reviews
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. Uxmal, for example, was one of the most important Mayan cities. What makes this site so captivating is the fact that so many of ...
- 5Mexico2 reviews