Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán
The modern Universidad de Yucatán was established in the 19th century by Governor Felipe Carrillo Puerto and General Manuel Cepeda...
Iglesia de Jesús
Just beyond shady Parque Hidalgo rises the 17th-century Iglesia de Jesús, also called Iglesia de la Tercera Orden. Built by Jesuits in...
Palacio de Gobierno
Builit in 1892, the Palacio de Gobierno houses the state of Yucatán’s executive government offices (and a tourist office). Have a look...
A great place close to El Centro, El Trapiche has cheap Mexican eats in a casual environment. It bills itself as the best pizza joint in...
Calle 59 No 507 · interesting places nearby
This romantic dining spot (especially at night, when there’s performing trova acts) is in the courtyard of the house where Andrés Quintana Roo – poet, statesman and drafter of Mexico’s Declaration of Independence – was born in 1787. The menu includes yucateco dishes and a variety of vegetarian plates, as well as some continental dishes.