Staying in only one place, no matter how popular, will only ever furnish you with a narrow window into the wider personality of a region. So allow time to savour Campeche's other sights and attractions. You'll also find Kohunlich, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the west, and Estero Franco 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the northwest.
A good trick to learn about a destination is by researching its past. While in Campeche, take the time to stop by the area's historic ruins. This region is graced with a truly fascinating religious history; learn more at the area's most sacred churches.
Campeche is a great place to join up with a range of guided nature walks, cycling tours and wildlife spotting tours that are offered here. Admire the Campeche area in a completely new way. Take to the skies and have a go at paragliding.
Trying regional food is often about more than just sustenance. It is also a way of understanding people's lives and places. Chocolomo (seasoned veal) and pibipollos (roast chicken) are both popular choices guaranteed to delight visitors' with the true flavours of Campeche.
When the time comes to leave Xpujil, pack up your camera and mementos, spend your last of your Mexican pesos on last-minute souvenirs, and bid Adiós (farewell) to this special place.