Acanceh Tourism

Acanceh is an ancient Maya archaeological site located in Mexico's Yucatán State. The modern town of Acanceh, where the ruins are located, is 21 kilometers from Mérida, the capital of Yucatán. Acanceh means "groan of the deer" in the Yucatec Maya language.The population of Acanceh is almost solely Maya., with the Mayan language predominantly spoken.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Acanceh in Mexico. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Acanceh like a local. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Acanceh.

  • Know the pollution level of Acanceh before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 35.23 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 54.76 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 36.9 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45.24 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 34.52 (Low)
  • How safe is Acanceh for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Acanceh.

    • Burglary and Theft 32.97 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.72 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18.31 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 53.87 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 13.03 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 22.89 (Low)
    • Attacks 15 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 26.41 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.61 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 78.87 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 13.73 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 10.92 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 32.04 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Acanceh is 147.45 (High)

    • Safety Index 77.25 (High)
    • Climate Index 66.32 (High)
    • Pollution Index 45.04 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.38 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 31.55 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 85.71 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 16.83 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 39.08 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Acanceh

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.56 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 25.98 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 57.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40.66 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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