Tulum is located on a cliff facing the Caribbean Sea, and the city is walled in it you can see several public, civic and religious buildings, within the city lived Priests, astronomers, mathematicians, architects and engineers and common people lived outside from the walled city.
In Tulum you can see several Buildings such as:
The Castle is the most outstanding building for its location (built on the rock 40 feet from the beach) and its upper temple facade, decorated with serpentine columns, zoomorphic masks and a descending deity.
Temple of the Descending God, you can see the figure of a winged descending god, the main iconographic element of the city. Temple of the frescoes, it is adorned with ensu murals that seem to reproduce codices, the oldest temple was decorated with bluish-green paintings on a black background.
Casa de las Columnas and Casa del Halach Uinic are located on the main road, and are important examples of residential architecture in Tulum.
Enjoy a beautiful view of the sea from the cliff, and observe with great care the animals of the region such as the iguana and do not forget to visit the beach area where you will surely enjoy the Caribbean Sea.
- Market of crafts and typical clothing of the region.
Mayan temples of Tulum