Things to see and do - Mérida
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Mérida Travel guide
Mérida : Michelin's recommendations
Be sure to visit Mérida, capital of the Yucatán. The town is awash in culture, boasting remarkable museums, theatres and a vibrant artistic community. It is also an architectural showcase with splendid religious and civil buildings along its streets and squares - in particular on Pasejo de Montedo. Enjoy the lively and pleasant activities here - many of them involving music - attended by its cosmopolitan inhabitants, including the student population.
Tourist attractions Mérida : Things to see and do
Zócalo MEX - Mérida
Mérida Cathedral dominates the Zócalo, its uncluttered façade surrounded by two bell towers. The building, completed in 1598, has had a tormented history. It was pillaged during the Mexican revolution, which explains its rather stark interior. Note h..
Calle 63 MEX - Mérida
A bank is now housed behind the brilliant façade of the superlative Casa de Montejo, an extremely rare example of 16C civil architecture. In the lower section done in a refined Plateresque style, the family of theadelantado (governor) is shown in a f..
Calle 60 MEX - Mérida
Like all the even-numbered streets, Calle 60 crosses town from north to south, through the Zócalo. This is a fun place to stroll and unwind at a sidewalk cafe or listen to some music. Concert are often held in the Parque Hidalgo and on Plaza de Santa..
Calle 54 No. 373 G entre 33 A y 35 MEX - 97000 Mérida
Located just 200 metres from Merida’s main touristic avenue, this comfortable hotel offers guests an on-site cafeteria, plus an outdoor swimming pool and free private parking. Each air-conditioned room at Hotel El Marques comes equipped with a telep..
Av Colon No 498 MEX - 97000 Mérida
This hotel is located in Mérida’s financial district, just 1.5 km from Mérida Cathedral. It offers an outdoor pool, fitness centre and air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi, cable TV and a coffee-maker. The Holiday Inn Mérida has a Mexican grill res..
Calle 35 No 494 x 54 y 56 col. Centro MEX - 97000 Mérida
Hotel Las Americas is 200 metres from Paseo Montejo Avenue and 10 minutes’ walk from Mérida Train Station. This pink, colonial-style hotel features an arched courtyard, free Wi-Fi and 24-hour reception. Air-conditioned rooms have cable TV and a lapt..