Yucatán and the South

The Yucatán Peninsula is a region of southeastern , consisting of the Mexican states of , , and . The Yucatán was the home of the Maya civilization before it was conquered by the Spanish Conquistadors in the 16th century.
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Popular Destinations

is a popular Caribbean tourist destination on the northeast tip of 's Yucatán Peninsula, in , which also is called the Mexican Caribbean. Photo: Lmbuga, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a state in the north western part of the Peninsula, with its coastline facing the Gulf of Mexico. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, also called the Mexican Caribbean is a state of that is part of the Yucatán Peninsula. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a state in southern Mexico. is about as far south as you can get in Mexico. Photo: Thelmadatter, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

is a state of on the Yucatán Peninsula. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

, officially the Free and Sovereign State of , is one of the 32 Federal Entities of . Photo: Alfonsobouchot, CC0.

Yucatán and the South

Latitude of center
18.845° or 18° 50' 42" north
Longitude of center
-89.1256° or 89° 7' 32" west
Elevation
86 metres (282 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4869671322
Geo­Names ID
3514210
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Yucatan
  • Afrikaans: Yucatán-skiereiland
  • Arabic: Rawis han Yucatán
  • Arabic: شبه جزيرة يوكاتان
  • Armenian: Յուկատան
  • Asturian: Península de Yucatán
  • Azerbaijani: Yukatan yarımadası
  • Basque: Yucatán penintsula
  • Bavarian: Yucatan
  • Belarusian: Паўвостраў Юкатан
  • Belarusian: Юкатан
  • Bosnian: Yucatan
  • Bosnian: Yucatán
  • Breton: Ledenez Yucatán
  • Bulgarian: Юкатан
  • Burmese: ယူးကတန်ကျွန်းဆွယ်
  • Catalan: Península de Yucatán
  • Catalan: Península del Yucatán
  • Catalan: península de Yucatán
  • Cebuano: Península de Yucatán
  • Cebuano: Yucatan Peninsula
  • Chinese: 尤加坦半岛
  • Chinese: 尤加屯半岛
  • Chinese: 尤卡坦半岛
  • Chinese: 尤卡坦半島
  • Chinese: 猶加敦半島
  • Croatian: Yucatan
  • Croatian: Yucatán
  • Czech: Yucatan
  • Czech: Yucatán
  • Czech: Yucatánský poloostrov
  • Czech: Yukatánský poloostrov
  • Danish: Yucatan-halvøen
  • Danish: Yucatanhalvøen
  • Danish: Yucatán-halvøen
  • Danish: Yucatán
  • Danish: Yucatánhalvøen
  • Dimli (individual language): Nêmadey Yucatáni
  • Dutch: Yucatán (schiereiland)
  • Dutch: Yucatán
  • English: Yucatan Peninsula
  • English: Yucatán Peninsula
  • Esperanto: Jukatan-duoninsulo
  • Esperanto: Jukatana Duoninsulo
  • Esperanto: Jukatano
  • Estonian: Yucatani poolsaar
  • Estonian: Yucatáni poolsaar
  • Finnish: Jukatan
  • Finnish: Jukatanin niemimaa
  • Finnish: Yucatanin niemimaa
  • French: Peninsule du Yucatan
  • French: Péninsule du Yucatan
  • French: Péninsule du Yucatán
  • Galician: Península do Iucatán
  • Georgian: იუკატანის ნახევარკუნძული
  • German: Halbinsel Yucatan
  • German: Halbinsel Yukatan
  • German: Mayab
  • German: Yucal Peten
  • German: Yucatan (Halbinsel)
  • German: Yucatán
  • German: Yucatán (Halbinsel)
  • German: Yukatan
  • German: Yukatan (Halbinsel)
  • Greek: Χερσόνησος Γιουκατάν
  • Hakka Chinese: Yû-khà-thán Pan-tó
  • Hausa: Yucatán Pan-tó
  • Hebrew: חצי-האי יוקטן
  • Hebrew: חצי האי יוקטן
  • Hindi: युकातान प्रायद्वीप
  • Hungarian: Yucatán-félsziget
  • Icelandic: Júkatanskagi
  • Ido: Yukatan-peninsulo
  • Ido: Yukatan
  • Indonesian: Semenanjung Yukatan
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Peninsula de Yucatán
  • Interlingue: Yucatán
  • Italian: Penisola dello Yucatan
  • Italian: Penisola dello Yucatán
  • Italian: Penisola di Yucatan
  • Italian: Penisola di Yucatán
  • Japanese: ユカタン半島
  • Kazakh: Yukatan Tübegi
  • Kazakh: Юкатан Түбегі
  • Kazakh: يۋكاتان تۇبەگى
  • Kirghiz: Юкатан
  • Korean: 유까딴반도
  • Korean: 유까딴 반도
  • Korean: 유카탄 반도
  • Korean: 유카탄반도
  • Latvian: Jukatanas pussala
  • Lithuanian: Jukatano pusiasalis
  • Low German: Yucatán (Halvinsel)
  • Low German: Yucatán
  • Macedonian: Јукатан
  • Malay: Semenanjung Yucatán
  • Marathi: युकातान द्वीपकल्प
  • Mazanderani: یوکاتان
  • Mazanderani: یوکاتان جزیره‌مونا
  • Mingrelian: იუკატანიშ ჩქონი
  • Mongolian: Юкатан
  • Mongolian: Юкатаны хойг
  • Norwegian: Yucatán
  • Norwegian: Yucatánhalvøya
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yucatan-halvøyen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yucatan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yucatanhalvøya
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yucatanhalvøyen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yucatán-halvøya
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yucatán-halvøyen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yucatán
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yucatánhalvøya
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yucatánhalvøyen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yukatanhalvøya
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Yucatanhalvøya
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Yucatán-halvøya
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Yucatánhalvøya
  • Occitan (post 1500): Peninsula de Yucatan
  • Persian: شبه جزیره یوکاتان
  • Persian: شبه‌جزیرهٔ یوکاتان
  • Persian: شبه‌جزیره یوکاتان
  • Polish: Jukatan
  • Polish: Półwysep Jukatan
  • Portuguese: Península Yucatán
  • Portuguese: Península de Iucatã
  • Portuguese: Península de Yucatán
  • Portuguese: Península de iucatão
  • Portuguese: Península de yucatan
  • Portuguese: Península do Iucatã
  • Portuguese: Península do Yucatán
  • Portuguese: Península do iucatão
  • Quechua: Yukatan yaqa wat'a
  • Romanian: Peninsula Yucatan
  • Romanian: Peninsula Yucatán
  • Russian: Юкатан
  • Saterfriesisch: Yucatán
  • Scots: Yucatán Peninsula
  • Serbian: Jukatan
  • Serbian: Yucatán
  • Serbian: Јукатан
  • Serbian: Полуострво Јукатан
  • Serbo-Croatian: Jukatan
  • Serbo-Croatian: Yucatan
  • Serbo-Croatian: Yucatán
  • Slovak: Yucatán
  • Slovak: Yucatánsky polostrov
  • Slovenian: Jukatan
  • Slovenian: Polotok Jukatan
  • Spanish: Peninsula de Yucatan
  • Spanish: Peninsula de Yucatán
  • Spanish: Peninsula del Yucatan
  • Spanish: Peninsula del Yucatán
  • Spanish: Península de Yucatan
  • Spanish: Península de Yucatán
  • Spanish: Península del Yucatan
  • Spanish: Península del Yucatán
  • Spanish: península de Yucatán
  • Swahili: Rasi ya Yucatan
  • Swedish: Yucatan
  • Swedish: Yucatan Peninsula
  • Swedish: Yucatanhalvön
  • Swedish: Yucatán
  • Swedish: Yucatánhalvön
  • Swedish: Yucatán halvön
  • Swedish: Yukatan
  • Tamil: யுகடான் தீபகற்பம்
  • Tatar: Юкатан
  • Thai: คาบสมุทรยูกาตัน
  • Turkish: Yucatan Yarımadası
  • Turkish: Yucatán Yarımadası
  • Turkish: Yukatan Yarımadası
  • Ukrainian: Півострів Юкатан
  • Ukrainian: Юкатан
  • Urdu: جزیرہ نما یوکاتان
  • Urdu: یوکاتان
  • Uzbek: Yukatan
  • Vietnamese: Bán đảo Yucatan
  • Vietnamese: Bán đảo Yucatán
  • Waray (Philippines): Rawis han Yucatán
  • Welsh: Penrhyn Yucatan
  • Welsh: Penrhyn Yucatán
  • Welsh: Yucatán
  • Western Frisian: Jûkatan (skiereilân)
  • Western Frisian: Jûkatan
  • Wu Chinese: 尤卡坦半岛
  • Yakut: Үкатан
  • Yue Chinese: 尤卡坦半島
  • Peninsula of Yucatan
  • Peninsulo di Yukatan
  • Tlālyacatl Yucatán
  • Tlālyacatl Yucatān
  • Юкатан түбегі

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