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A day at theTeotihuacan Pyramids

A January 2006 trip to Mexico City by GlobalKen

Pirámides de Teotihuacan Photo, Mexico City, Mexico More Photos
Quote: These grand pyramids, Pyramid de la Luna and the Pyramid del Sol, are amazing reminders of a civilization long past. On either end of the long street Calzada de los Muertos, sits the two large pyramids.

Pirámides de Teotihuacan

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Attraction | "The Pyramids of Teotihuacan"

Pirámides de Teotihuacan Photo, Mexico City, Mexico
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These grand pyramids, Pyramid de la Luna (Pyramid of the Moon) and the Pyramid del Sol (Pyramid of the Sun), are amazing reminders of a civilization long past. On either end of a long street, Calzada de los Muertos (Street of the Dead), sits the two large pyramids. We were first led to La Ciudadela (the Citadel). We walked through the ruins, where our guide conveyed some of the history of the site. We were shown some paintings that were found in the excavations of the site.We were then given free time to walk around, climb the pyramids if we so chose, and visit the museum. I opted to skip the smaller Pyramid of the Moon and to attack the Pyramid of the Sun, the third largest pyramid in the...Read More

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Pirámides de Teotihuacan
Carretera México Teotihuacan Km. 46 (zona Arqueológica De Teotihuacan)
San Juan Teotihuacan, Mexico 03010
+52 5 9560052