Chichen Itza, Chichen Itza

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Over a thousand years old yet remarkably well-preserved, the World Heritage-listed Mayan architecture of Chichen Itza draws huge numbers of tourists every year. Once one of the largest Maya cities, the ruins consist of numerous stone buildings, originally linked by a well-planned network of paved streets. The biggest crowds gather at the autumnal and vernal equinoxes, when the sun's rays produce an illusion of a snake climbing up the stairs of the imposing central pyramid. A nightly light-and-sound show recreates the spectacle for those visiting at other times. Use our Chichen Itza day trip planning tool to arrange your visit to Chichen Itza and other attractions in Chichen Itza.
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  • Is closed, and some tour operator are still selling tours, be careful. Expedia is ignoring that fact. I bought ticket on June 16 for a tour June 20, the tour operator is Cancun Sightseeing and as per....  more »
  • Went on a private trip (see separate review). Recommend you go early since it will not be packed and also escape the heat later in the day. Would recommend to go with a guide (if you are not on an...  more »
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  • Not to be missed. Even though it might be a long bus trip each way, this is a wonder that’s sure to please. Bring a hat and sunglasses . The sun is strong and hot! They do sell hats if needed. Plenty of photo opportunities. This is a remarkable educational experience for all.
  • Amazing place.. One of my favourite. Its a tourist place so it has this atmosphere, but you can enjoy it because you can feel how magic is this place. For me it was incredible experience.

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