Valladolid Tourism, Mexico

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Valladolid (Saki' in Maya) (Spanish ) is a city located in the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico, situated in the southeastern part of the Mexican state of Yucatán. Valladolid is in the inland eastern part of the state of Yucatan and it is the head seat of Valladolid Municipality At the census of 2010 the population of the city was 45,868 inhabitants (the third-largest community in the state), and that of the municipality was 74,217. The municipality has an areal extent of 945.22 km² (364.95 sq mi) and includes many outlying communities, the largest of which are Popolá, Kanxoc, Yalcobá, and Xocén.Valladolid is located approximately 160 km east of the capital of the state of Yucatán Mérida, Yucatán and 40 km east of Chichen Itza As well Approx. 150 km. west of Cancun and 130 km northwest of Playa del Carmen and Tulum On August 30, 2012, Valladolid became part of the Pueblo Mágico El Programa Pueblos Mágicos ("Magical Villages Programme") which is an initiative led by the Mexican tourism display influential towns in Mexico based on their natural beauty, cultural riches, or historical relevance to the country.


Planning a vacation to Valladolid in Mexico? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Cancun, Mexico. Take a short trip from Valladolid and set some time aside to explore the Cancun. Dotted with places like Isla Mujeres, Xcaret, Chichen Itza; it will definitely be a good idea. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Cancun International Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Valladolid.

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Facts and Stats for Valladolid*

  • Valladolid: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Valladolid for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Valladolid.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Valladolid - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 65.63 (High)
    • Climate Index 74.48 (High)
    • 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.

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

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