One of the most important ancient cities of Mesoamerica. Flourished in 600 – 1200 AD, inhabited by people of diverse nationalities. Impressive monuments are Pyramid of the Niches, Building 5 (also a pyramid) and other pyramid shaped temples.
|Location, GPS coordinates:||20.4459 N 97.3775 W|
|Categories:||Ancient cities and towns, Abandoned cities and towns|
|Rating:||(4.5 / 5)|
|Where is located?||North America, Mexico, Veracruz, 5 – 7 kilometres west from Papantla de Olarte|
|Original writing:||El Tajín|