Palenque

Palenque is in , famous for the ruins of a Mayan city dating from about 600 to 800 CE. Set amidst thick trees, Palenque still evokes some of the wonder that the early Spanish visitors must have felt when they first came across the ruins.
Photo: Ricraider, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The is the largest Mesoamerican stepped pyramid structure at the pre-Columbian Maya civilization site of Palenque, located in the modern-day state of , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 4.0.

Palenque

Latitude
17.4841° or 17° 29' 2.6" north
Longitude
-92.045° or 92° 2' 42" west
Open Location Code
7699FXM4+J2
Elevation
147 metres (482 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 27638749
Geo­Names ID
3522162
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Palenque
  • Arabic: Palenque
  • Arabic: بالينكي
  • Armenian: Պալենկե
  • Basque: Palenque
  • Belarusian: Паленке
  • Breton: Palenque
  • Bulgarian: Паленке
  • Catalan: Palau del Governador
  • Catalan: Palenque
  • Catalan: Temple de les Inscripcions
  • Catalan: Zona arqueològica de Palenque
  • Chinese: 帕伦克
  • Chinese: 帕倫克
  • Croatian: Palenque
  • Czech: Palenque
  • Danish: Palenque
  • Dutch: Palenque (Mayastad)
  • Dutch: Palenque
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: بالينكى
  • English: Palenqué
  • English: Ruins of Palenque
  • Esperanto: Palenque
  • Finnish: Palenque
  • French: Palenque
  • French: Ruines de Palenque
  • Gallegan: Palenque, Chiapas
  • Gallegan: Palenque
  • Georgian: პალენკე
  • German: B'aakal
  • German: Palenque
  • Greek: Παλένκε
  • Hebrew: פלנקה
  • Hindi: पलेंक
  • Hungarian: Palenque
  • Indonesian: Palenque
  • Italian: parco nazionale Palenque
  • Italian: parco nazionale di Palenque
  • Japanese: パレンケ
  • Kazakh: Паленке
  • Korean: 팔렌케
  • Korean: 팔렝케
  • Lithuanian: Palenkė
  • Macedo Romanian: Palenque
  • Macedonian: Паленке
  • Mingrelian: პალენკე
  • Norwegian: Palenque
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Palenque
  • Panjabi: ਪਾਲੇਂਕੇ
  • Persian: پالنکه
  • Polish: Palenque
  • Polish: Palenqué
  • Polish: Park Narodowy Palenque
  • Portuguese: Cidade Pré-Hispânica e Parque Nacional de Palenque
  • Portuguese: Palenque
  • Romanian: Palenque
  • Russian: Лакам-Ха
  • Russian: Паленке
  • Serbo-Croatian: Palenke
  • Serbo-Croatian: Palenque
  • Slovak: Palenque
  • Slovenian: Palenque
  • Spanish: B'aakal
  • Spanish: Palenque
  • Spanish: Ruinas de Palenque
  • Spanish: Templo de las Inscripciones
  • Spanish: Zona arqueologica de Palenque
  • Spanish: Zona arqueológica de Palenque
  • Swedish: Palenque
  • Tagalog: Palenque
  • Thai: ปาเลงเก
  • Tibetan: ཕ་ལོན་ཁེ།
  • Turkish: Palenque
  • Ukrainian: Паленке
  • Urdu: پالینکے
  • Vietnamese: Thành phố thời tiền Colombo và Vườn quốc gia Palenque
  • Waray (Philippines): Palenque
  • Welsh: Palenque
  • Zona Arqueologica Palenque

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