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Address: Merida, Chichen Itza 77500, Mexico
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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We visited a couple of days before the spring equinox so got to see the start of the serpent's shadow appearing on the pyramid, which was amazing. The whole site is well... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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Halifax, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

We visited a couple of days before the spring equinox so got to see the start of the serpent's shadow appearing on the pyramid, which was amazing. The whole site is well maintained however, there are a lot of stalls with people trying to sell you their goods. If they weren't so pushy I probably would have looked round the... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Simply unbelievable. I was not prepared for the scale of the pyramid. Pictures don't do it justice. I was a little apprehensive about the travel time to the site, approximately 2.5 hours from our resort each way and considered a closer ruin like Tulum. I ultimately decided that the potential regret of missing the attraction far out weighed the regret... More 

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Oregon, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

We loved Chichen Itza. Be sure to go with a tour guide, they told us a lot of things that I didn't know about the Mayan culture. - be sure to check the details of your tour! some will keep you all day and take you to other places. If that isn't what you want, you could be disappointed. be... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Long trip and totally worth it. You will see the Mayan culture up,close and personal. A must visit whether you ar aprecolombian fan or not. Stunning and majestic.

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Alsager, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

We went early to avoid the crowds and the heat. Our guide gave us so much information about the pyramid and other builings, what it was all used for and the Mayan people who lived and worshipped there.

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Milledgeville, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Chichen Itza is a well preserved, must-see, geological site representing the capital of the ancient Mayan people. The site itself is huge and one could easily spend an entire day seeing the ruins. I would recommend either going with a guided tour or picking up a guide there as they will help you focus on the more important ruins as... More 

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Sommieres, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Chichen Itza was at the end of our curcuit, but well worth waiting for. We visited it on March 21, equinox and fortunately we came around 10am, when all the masses has disappeared, so it almost felt like we had the site to ourselvses. El Castillo is very imposing, no wonder it is one of the 7 wonders of the... More 

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Blue Lake, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

We got here early in the am, I wanna say around 745am and there was already in pretty big crowd starting to arrive, tour buses and other independent travelers like ourselves. Entrance was around $20 USD per person. At the entrance, there is a few food kiosks you can get coffee, beers, and food from before you enter the ruin... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

While planning my trip to Playa del Carmen, I came across Chichen Itza. Considering that it is one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, I had to make a stop here! We booked a tour through Experiencias Riviera Maya. Our tour guide, Vicente, and driver, Jorge, picked us up at our hotel in Playa del Carmen at 7AM... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Absolutely amazing and a must see if you are going to Mexico. There is so much to see here. I would definitely recommend going on an organised trip, you have to get there early to beat the crowds and the heat. That being said we really didn't have long enough to see everything, you could use a whole day, but... More 

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