"Modest ruins with impressive colored murals" Bonampak by DSwede

Bonampak Travel Guide: 13 reviews and 50 photos

Having visited many other Mayan ruins, the exterior of the ruins of Bonampak are modest. But it should be noted that the stele in the Grand Plaza and the colored murals inside the ruins are some of the best surviving examples.

They are constantly trying to preserve and maintain the structures and murals, so don't be surprised if one or more of the chambers is closed to visitors.

Feel free to visit my Mexico page for more on my time and visits to other places within Mexico.

I've placed more photos in my Mexico Gallery, so feel free to visit. If you enjoy the pictures, please leave a comment.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:If you are a historian, the colored murals are impressive
  • Cons:Being required to pay a taxi to take you the last 15 minutes
  • In a nutshell:Modest ruins with impressive colored murals
  • Intro Written Oct 25, 2011
  • Add to Trip Planner (?)
  • Report Abuse

Reviews (2)

Comments

DSwede

“What I lack in experience, I make up for in curiosity”

Online Now

Male

Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 1 8 8
Forum Rank:
0 0 1 3 1

Badges & Stats in Bonampak

  • 2 Reviews
  • 3 Photos
  • 0 Forum posts
  • 0 Comments
  • 193PageViews

Have you been to Bonampak?

  Share Your Travels  

Travel Interests

See All Travel Interests (5)