Visit to the Pyramids Cañada de la Virgen

San Miguel de Allende , Guanajuato

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Cañada de la Virgen was an important social center for the Toltec, who were constantly at war with the Chichimec tribes in the region. Discover the mysteries that this site holds, along with the many functions it served, such as a solar clock, a calendar, a funeral place and a center for rituals and sacrifices.

EXPLORE THE TOLTEC SOCIETY AND THE CASA DE LOS TRECE CIELOS
Learn about the sophisticated systems developed by the old Toltec society. Analyze the design and symmetry of its buildings that are perfectly aligned with the sun, moon and planets. Visit the Casa de los Trece Cielos, which was an observatory, and be surprised by the multiple finds at the site.

LEARN ABOUT THE WONDERS OF TEMPLO ROJO, CASA DE LA NOCHE MAS LARGA AND CASA DEL VIENTO
Go to Templo Rojo and admire at the abstract mural of red and black stripes. Enter the Casa de la Noche Más Larga and find out about the rituals practiced there. Walk through the Casa del Viento, where the remains found there suggest it was the site of sacrifices and rituals. Learn about the ancient culture and use your imagination to envision the site in its prime. 

 

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