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Address: | Merida, Chichen Itza 97170, Mexico
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Pretty neat. Glad we took the early morning tour. We avoided most tourists & the heat. We got the chance to explore on our own for about an hour once the tour group leader/guide... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Pretty neat. Glad we took the early morning tour. We avoided most tourists & the heat. We got the chance to explore on our own for about an hour once the tour group leader/guide was done explaining and educating is on the history of the Mayans. They do have tons of people selling stuff there always remember to bargain with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The journey of over 3 hours was well worth the visit to Chichen Itza. The history and facts and interesting and our guide was very informative. We were one of the first coaches to arrive so we're able to walk around easily. The weather was searing, so take hats, water, insect repellent and camera. Remember you cannot climb the pyramid... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Simply breathtaking. Reading about it online and seeing it in person are two completely different things. This place is magical.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitely a place to take the drive to! Loved every minute of it. Pictures do not even capture the beauty.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Although we visited a number of years ago ... this site is a must if you visit Mexico. The site is massive and there is a lot to see in the space of one day. The ruins are simply amazing. We were lucky that we were able to climb the pyramid ( which you cant today ) and actually go... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The only way to describe it. Nothing about these being built hundreds of years ago makes any sense yet they remain almost fully intact, despite years of letting people walk on them. Worth the drive; could easily spend all day there.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went with a tour group and had a guide. We had limited time and just got to see the main parts. He told us there is so much more to see. It's very hot and we had umbrellas to prove some shade. It was very interesting and I would recommend having a tour guide there are a lot of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went to Chichen Itza via a tour company (Cancun Passion) arranged by the on-site travel agent (BD Travel) at our hotel (Villa Del Palmar). We had an extremely knowledgeable guide who was passionate about Mayan history and culture, making the entire trip all the more illuminating than it would have been had we attempted to see the site on... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took a day trip from our hotel to go and see Chichen Itza then to swim in a cenote....you need the swim as there is little or no shade at the pyramid...ther are however lots of street sellers who quite honestly ruin the experience....do go though, it is quite spectacular and if you have a good guide it is... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

One of my favourite things to do on vacation is to seek out historical sites with great archeological significance. It was with that excitement for such an experience that I approached the Mayan ruins at Chichen Itza. How disappointed I was; from the constant barrage of sombrero and t shirt sales persons at the front entrance to the constant badgering... More 

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