El Rey is one of the most important archaeological areas on the island of Cancun, is located in the state of Quintana Roo, specifically in the hotel area, a place that has become the main tourist attraction for lovers of Mexican culture.
A majestic gem, near kukulcán boulevard, where you will find an ancestral cultural history formed by some 47 religious structures between temples, castles, and columns that involve forming an ancient Mayan empire.
Its most important structure, a temple in a pyramid-shaped base that today, thanks to archaeological interventions you can visit this and other Mayan figures that marked the cultural history in Mexico.
This archaeological relic was named El Rey for the appearance of a monarch sculpture, which today rests in the Mayan Museum of Cancun, so far the real name in Mayan language is not known.
What can you visit?
If you want to learn more about the Mayan culture of Mexico, visit the spectacular city of Cancun where you will not only find these Mayan remains but many archaeological adventures such as Tulum, Chichen Itza, The Mayan Museum and others.
In addition to being able to take a stroll along its beautiful beaches, an invaluable symbol of the city of Cancun, you will also find the Grand Park Royal Cancun, an ideal place to stay and enjoy a warm and well-deserved vacation.