Worth a Trip: Pueblos & Places off the Map

There’s a ton of good off-the-map adventures to be had in and around Izamal. Here are a few of our favorites.

Cuauhtémoc A small community 6km south of Izamal on an extension of Calle 24, with a 17th-century chapel.

Kimbilá Located 13km west of Izamal on an extension of Calle 31, this town is famous for its embroidery.

Iztamatul, Habuk, Chaltún Há & beyond Some 80 pre-Hispanic structures have been discovered within Izamal's city limits. Habuk, Itzamatul and Chaltún Há are just a few. They are all free to the public.