Tixkokob is a great place to base yourself in Merida as a large number of the area’s main attractions are within easy reach. Plaza Altabrisa and Dzibilchaltun Ruins are amongst the many popular places to discover here. Two more worthwhile attractions you’ll find close by Tixkokob are the Great Museum of the Maya World and the Yucatan Country Club.
Tixkokob offers some interesting museums and theaters within easy reach that make great places to visit. In particular, you should make sure you check out Macay Museum, the Casa Frederick Catherwood and the Museum of the City of Merida. To experience Merida’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the popular performing arts institutes such as the Teatro Peon Contreras. Acclaimed galleries, include the Popular Art Museum.
If you are travelling with kids, you’ll make their day if you take them to the family attractions nearby. Take a tour of the Zoological Park of Centenario, and learn about some of the most interesting creatures in the world.
Get active in the great outdoors at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. There are some pleasant green escapes, so why not take a break in Hidalgo Park and the Parque de La Mejorada.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking a room close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep it’s hard to go past the Fiesta Americana - Merida, the Hyatt Regency Merida Hotel, and the popular Hotel Dolores Alba Mérida.