El Tajin

El Tajin is in the state of in . It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. El Tajin, Totonac for 'thunder' or 'lightning', is a group of sacred buildings where ceremonies and religious sporting events were held.
Photo: Frank C. Müller, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Located close by El Tajin ruins and the interchange city of , is known for its downtown square and its cathedral, where voladores perform. Photo: AlejandroLinaresGarcia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

El Tajin

20.4466° or 20° 26' 47.7" north
-97.3767° or 97° 22' 36.2" west
Open Location Code
135 metres (443 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 27042143
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  • Afrikaans: El Tajín
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  • Hebrew: אל טחין
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  • Portuguese: Cidade Pré-Hispânica de El Tajín
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