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Zona Arqueologica de Chichen Itza

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Every year on the 21st of March, thousands of people descend upon the pyramids of Chichen Itza in Yucatan, Mexico to watch one of the most amazing spectacles on earth. The Mayans, who were fantastic astronomers, believed that on the Spring Equinox...more
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Carr. Costera del Golfo 180 | Pisté, Chichen Itza, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A visit to Chichen Itza was on my bucket list as it is for many other people. I highly recommend a tour (lengthy), a hat, sunscreen, bottles of water, a blanket to sit on and a camera. This is a busy place all times of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alternativeavenue
Reviewed January 20, 2019

First time we went on a night time light show and walkabout. Whow !! The colorful lighting really brings out a different mood. Only a 100 or so people in th ewhole compund gives a very different sensation. The day visits are very busy with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Andreas M
Reviewed January 20, 2019

After all these years and visits it was the first time I went on a night walking tour and light show presentation. I so loved it. Just a 100 people or so in the whole compound and none of the hawkers, sellers of stuff. So...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019

go there early morning ie at 5am to see the sun rise or in the evening for the show this is the best time to get there

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank robertvalerie
Reviewed January 2, 2019

This is a UNESCO World Heritage site and I expected something on the order of Machu Piccu or the Taj Mahal. Instead, what is there are archaeological ruins over-run with weeds; little or no signage giving directions or explaining the ruins, and the signs that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Amazing place. You should spend at least 2 or 3 hours for discover everything. Explore every inch of this land....

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

I suggest to take a guided tour, which are available in Spanish or English language. Tour takes approximately 3 hours and during that time you will get many interesting information about Mayan culture as well as you see all buildings in the site.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank JaroslavNecas
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Everything about Chichen Itza was amazing! So much interesting info to learn here. Its a necessary spot to visit

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank halbop33
Reviewed August 14, 2018

I visited this place the second time after my last vist 15 years ago. It changed a lot. First of all - a lot of tourists, in groups and private ones. Before it was allowded to rise the piramid and now all is fenced and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dozza21
Reviewed June 24, 2018

its worth visiting temple ruins and this kind of sites when you visit mexico . The history and the stories are very interesting .

Date of experience: May 2018
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