Campeche, Campeche

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Campeche, Campeche

Campeche”A fine place to let your imagination run wild. A fortress protected from pirates. A thriving modern city. A colonial gem. The State capital of….Campeche.”
Take your pick.”

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Campeche state capitalName: From the Mayan name for the City Ah Kim Pech. “Place of snakes and ticks.” The full name is San Francisco de Campeche.

Location: Located on the Gulf Coast on the western side of the Yucatan Peninsula.

Weather: Hot in the summer. Hot winters.

January Average Highs 29.1C (84.4F) Lows 18.2C (64.8F)

July Average Highs 34.5C (94.1F) Lows 23.5C (74.3F)

Population: 850,000campeche_8681

Elevation:  Sea Level to 10 Meters (30ft)

Founded: Founded in 1540 by Francisco Montejo

Medical: Hospitals, clinics, doctors, dentists

Money: Banks, ATMs

History:

Today:

Getting there:

Drive from.Cancun South on Highway 180 for 170 kilometers for just over 2 hours.campeche_8740

Campeche Map 2Accommodation

HOTELS

Campeche Hotels

RV Parks

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Kin Ha

Club Nautico

Isla Aguada

Freedom Shores

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