Explore the spectacular Mayan city of Chichen Itza on this fascinating full-day tour. Chichen Itza thrived as a major city for nearly 1,000 years! Its architecture, art, and monuments fuse together a millennia of cultures, and the site is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site for all it reveals about the pre-Hispanic civilization. Enjoy an in-depth tour of the complex with your bilingual guide, and round trip transportation from Merida.
Explore the spectacular Mayan city of Chichen Itza on this Chichen Itza day trip from Merida. Enjoy a detailed tour of the complex with your bilingual guide. You’ll be amazed by the architectural and scientific intelligence of the Maya, and by the outstanding human history that radiates from the ancient city.
Chichen Itza, meaning “the mouth of the well of the water shamans” is a religious and ceremonial city, and is home the Kikulkán Alsown “The Castle” pyramid, the Temple of the Warriors, the ceremonial ball court, the convent, and the astronomical observatory. Each year on the spring and fall equinoxes, the sun and shadows form a slithering snake along the side of The Castle’s imposing stairway.
Chichen Itza flourished as an important city for nearly a millennia. Its ceremonial sites, art, and architecture contain a blend of nearly 1,000 years of history and are important indicators of the Mayan Toltec civilization that once dominated Mexico’s landscape. This Chichen Itza day trip from Merida is an outstanding experience you won’t want to miss!
Duration: 8:00 am – 17:30 pm
Start/End Location: Hotel pick-up/drop-off from Merida
Language Availability: Spanish and English
Availability: Year round, Daily
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