Yucatán is a state in the north western part of the Yucatán Peninsula, with its coastline facing the Gulf of Mexico. To the east is the state of Quintana Roo, home of Cancun and Cozumel; Campeche is to the south.

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Mérida is the capital of the state of Yucatán in Mexico.

Isla Mujeres is an island in the Mexican Caribbean Sea, located eight miles off of the eastern coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, near Cancún Mexico.

Chichén Itzá is the largest of the archaeological cities of the pre-Columbian Maya civilization in the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico.


Valladolid is a small city in the state of Yucatán.

Uxmal is an archeological site in the state of Yucatan in Mexico, and a UNESCO World Heritage List site.

Izamal is a small city in Yucatán, about 70km east of the capital, Mérida.

Progreso is a city in the state of Yucatán, Mexico, on the Gulf of Mexico on the northwest coast of the Yucatán Peninsula.

Ek Balam is in the state of Yucatan in Mexico. Ek Balam, also spelled Ek' Balam or Ek' B'alam, is an important archaeological site of the late classic Maya culture.

Cuzamá is a village in the state of Yucatán, in the north of Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula.


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  • Basque:  Yucatan
  • Catalan:  Estat de Yucatán
  • Chinese:  尤卡坦州
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  • Esperanto:  Jukatanio
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  • Italian:  Yucatán
  • Japanese:  ユカタン州
  • Latin:  Yucatania
  • Persian:  یوکاتان
  • Polish:  Jukatan
  • Portuguese:  Iucatã
  • Romanian:  Yucatán
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