Ranked #5 in Mexico Tourism
Palenque, located in Chiapas, Mexico is an archaeological treasure that holds a Mesoamerican step pyramid, known as the Temple of Inscriptions, just as you walk onto the site.
Palenque Mexico Attractions
Littered with hieroglyphs, the step pyramid played an important role in discovering more about the Mayan culture. With plenty of breathtaking architecture to awe over, Palenque is a busy destination, appealing to scientists and tourists alike. Many bus trips are inbound there for day trips. The site is surrounded by natural beauty – from alluring jungle greenery to a 100-foot waterfall that is just a short drive away.