Cenote X-Canche

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Cenote X-Canche is popular amongst tourists for the numerous eco-tourism offerings, from zip lining to camping.

This sinkhole is 60 feet deep before reaching the water's surface.

While there is a trail that goes around the cenote, the park also offers a repelling session down the sink hole.

Location

Located in Yucatan, east-northeast of Chichen Itza, Cenote X-Canche always welcomes residents and vacationers who are lodging in this part of Mexico Not Caribbean. Even if you are not staying in the vicinity, you are free to drop by to check it out. It is north of Valladolid.

Just 1.5 kilometers from Ek Balam, you can reach the cenote by truck or mountain bike.

Nearby Restaurants

There are plenty of dining options to select from in the area around this park. Chaya's Natural Restaurant is an ideal eatery to dine at on your way to spending time at Cenote X-Canche, and is the most convenient option for visitors to this attraction. The restaurant is just about a short distance away away from Cenote X-Canche, so check it out and place your order. Also within reach, you'll encounter options like Food and Los Arcos so if you're lucky, at least one of these close by eateries will delight the entire gang.

Nearby Attractions

Additional nearby activities include The Acropolis, which is within driving range in Yucatan. You might want to also consider heading over to Ek Balam Ruins, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never get bored. The closest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Cenote X-Canche
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
The Acropolis Historic Site 0.1 mi. (23.3 km) W 14.5 mi. North of Valladolid
Ek Balam Ruins Historic Site 0.1 mi. (23.2 km) W 14.4 mi. North of Valladolid
Stelae Historic Site 0.1 mi. (23.2 km) SW 14.4 mi. North of Valladolid
Ball Court Historic Site 0.1 mi. (23.2 km) W 14.4 mi. North of Valladolid
Twin Pyramids Historic Site 0.1 mi. (23.1 km) SW 14.4 mi. North of Valladolid
Oval Palace Historic Site 0.1 mi. (23.1 km) SW 14.4 mi. North of Valladolid
San Roque Museum Museum 14.6 mi. (0.4 km) S Valladolid
La Rafaelita Historic Site 14.9 mi. (1.8 km) SSW Valladolid

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Cost

The cost to enter the centoe is an additional 100 pesos to the 25 pesos park admission.

Location: Yucatan, Mexico

 

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