Campeche, in Campeche, is a place that some 210,000 people call home.
It’s approximately 220 miles (354 kilometers) from Riviera Maya and about 230 miles (370 kilometers) from Playa del Carmen.
During your stay in the Campeche area, visit a few of its historic sites if you take an interest in the events of times gone by. Spend some time exploring the Puerta de Tierra, the Fuerte de San Miguel and the Jaina Island Mayan Historic Site, which are among the most visited historic attractions around.
Some of the more revered heritage sites in Campeche are the religious buildings that have been standing here for many years. Get an insight into the past of the Iglesia del Cristo Negro and the Campeche Cathedral as you inspect the old structures.
If you’ve still got an hour or two to spare after visiting all the great attractions in Campeche, make sure you head over to the Ex Templo de San Jose.