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The Pintura, also known as the Painting Complex, is part of the Coba Ruins where archaeologist found a number of art work. Critical in understanding the development and interaction of cultures, researchers have used the art work to guess what other cultures the Maya have interacted, influenced, and have been influenced by.


The Pintura has had some renovation to it, so it is possible to actually climb up the ruins and explore what lies inside.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Pintura may choose to book their trip in the Riviera Maya, as guests staying in this region of the Yucatan Peninsula will have easy access to this historic attraction during their visit. With just a small number of accommodations in the region surrounding this historical site, minimal tourist traffic can be bargained for.

Hotels near Pintura
Hotel Type Distance Direction
El Bocadito hotel Hotel -- 0.7 mi. (42.6 km) NW

Location and What's Nearby

There are a few options to keep out-of-towners pleased in the neighborhood near Pintura. The nearest restaurant is Lavazza Cafe, a great eatery to have a bite to eat at before spending time at this historical site. The restaurant is a slight ways away, but far enough that you may need to make arrangements for having a type of transportation to transport your party. El Faison and La Sazon Mexicana are additional restaurant options within reach of this location. At La Sazon Mexicana you and your companions can sample Mexican fare and experience the Yucatan Peninsula culture.


Operating Hours

The archaeological site is open from 7:00am until 5:00pm everyday.


Admission into the park is 48 pesos, while parking is an additional 15 pesos. In USD, the total price is about $5.

Contact Information

Location: The Riviera Maya, Mexico


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