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Travel back in time as you journey through the remarkable ruins of Chichén Itzá. Enjoy a guided tour of the ancient Maya capital, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Explore the city's sacred temples and impressive pyramids as your expert guide helps you unravel the mysteries of the Maya civilization.

Head to Cozumel's main pier and meet your guide and fellow excursionists for the ferry ride to Playa del Carmen. After a scenic, 35-minute cruise, arrive at the pier, where you climb aboard your comfortable coach and make your way to the UNESCO-listed Chichén Itzá archaeological site. Marvel at the powerful temple of Kukulcan, also known as El Castillo.

Twice a year on each solstice, the sun hits this dazzling stepped pyramid at just the right angle, so the shadows create a snake that winds down the steps. Walk a bit farther and find yourself standing in the middle of the largest ball court in the Americas. Learn about the ritual aspects of the ancient Mesoamerican ball game, then pose in front of the Temple of a Thousand Columns or take a picture of the Observatory, El Caracol.

After an exciting day of archaeological discovery, enjoy a savory lunch of typical Yucatecan cuisine at a nearby restaurant and learn about culture and lifestyles of the ancient Maya. Board the bus for your journey back to the modern world, reflecting on the awe-inspiring sights of the day.

Travel back in time as you journey through the remarkable ruins of Chichén Itzá. Enjoy a guided tour of the ancient Maya capital, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Explore the city's sacred temples and impressive pyramids as your expert guide helps you unravel the mysteries of the Maya civilization.

Head to Cozumel's main pier and meet your guide and fellow excursionists for the ferry ride to Playa del Carmen. After a scenic, 35-minute cruise, arrive at the pier, where you climb aboard your comfortable coach and make your way to the UNESCO-listed Chichén Itzá archaeological site. Marvel at the powerful temple of Kukulcan, also known as El Castillo.

Twice a year on each solstice, the sun hits this dazzling stepped pyramid at just the right angle, so the shadows create a snake that winds down the steps. Walk a bit farther and find yourself standing in the middle of the largest ball court in the Americas. Learn about the ritual aspects of the ancient Mesoamerican ball game, then pose in front of the Temple of a Thousand Columns or take a picture of the Observatory, El Caracol.

After an exciting day of archaeological discovery, enjoy a savory lunch of typical Yucatecan cuisine at a nearby restaurant and learn about culture and lifestyles of the ancient Maya. Board the bus for your journey back to the modern world, reflecting on the awe-inspiring sights of the day.

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Chichen Itza Plus

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Chichén Itzá Sightseeing Tour with Yucatecan Lunch

Activity/Location

Chichén Itzá Archaeological Site

Chichen Itza

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Cozumel Main Pier

    Cozumel


Highlights

  • Cultural exploration of UNESCO-listed Chichén Itzá

  • Sights including the Kukulkan pyramid & the Cenote Sagrado

  • Walking trails through a complex of Maya temples & ruins

  • The largest ancient Mesoamerican ball court

  • Knowledgeable bilingual guide provides insightful commentary


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Chichén Itzá

  • Admission fees

  • Lunch

  • Beverages on the bus

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from the Playa del Carmen pier

  • Commentary in English and Spanish


Exclusions

  • Additional beverages during lunch

  • Ferry ticket from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen


Know Before You Book

  • Children 5 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • The archaeological site is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 72 hours before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Chichén Itzá Archaeological Site, Chichen Itza, Yucatan Mexico