THINGS TO DO & VISIT IN GRUTAS DE LOLTúN
It has 145 wall paintings and 42 petroglyphs identified.
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Loltun means "Stone Flower" in Mayan.
Currently Loltun caves are the archaeological site with the widest chronological sequence in the north of the Yucatan Peninsula.
Evidence shows the early presence of man in the Yucatan Peninsula, around the year 9,000 B.C., and continue with the domestication of plants and animals and subsequently incorporating architecture and sculpture.
Chronology: 9000. C. to 1500 d. C.
Main chronological location: Late Preclassic, 400. C. 200 d. C.
Nearby villages where you can eat and find lodging: Oxkutzcab, Akil, Muna, Tekax, and Ticul.
Services: store, rest area, and guides in several languages.
Price for Mexicans is $109 and $146 for foreigners.
Easy / light physical activity
Also suitable for
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It is advisable to bring biodegradable insect repellent and sunscreen, and water.
Every modification alters the ecosystem, leave nature sites, elements and its fauna as found.
Care for nature! Bring bags to take all your litter and garbage back with you; take special care of glassware and / or campfires.
Remember heat can be extreme, especially from April to September. Stay hydrated and dress accordingly.
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