A large well maintained Post Classic site with many structures. It is by far the most visited due to its proximity to Cancun and the Maya Riviera. The cult of the feathered serpent is the central theme here and Chichen Itza is second only to Uxmal in its carvings and statues.
The sacred cenote and the great pyramid and carvings.
Sites Close By:
Izmal - Yaxuna
About 3 hours from Cancun on Highway 180. An alternate route is the toll road parallel to Highway 180. The rural Route 180 passes through many villages. It is 117 km from Merida.
CHICHEN ITZA DISCOUNT TOUR OPTIONS
Choose the best option for you group below. Keep in mind that the all-inclusive Chichen Itza tours do not operate on Sunday. If you do not see them listed below change the desired date to a day other than Sunday. We also offer private transportation options to and from Chichen Itza throughout the Yucatan Peninsula and Riviera Maya.
Chichen Itza Tour operates from Monday to Saturday
Duration: 12 h approximately (including transfers)
Inside the archaeological site the use of video camera requires an extra tax not included at the tour price
Free admission for children from 0-4 years old. Children 5-11 pay half of the adult ticket. Children taller than 4.5 ft but under 12 years old must show an ID to verify their age when boarding
Children over 12 years pay an adult ticket price
Reservations cancelled 15 days or more prior to the day of the visit are subject to an additional 20 % fee; from 4 to 14 days prior to the scheduled day of the visit are subject to an additional 50 % fee. All reservations cancelled 3 to 0 days before the date of your visit or in case of no-show will not be reimbursed
Changes are not permitted on the same day of the visit
Lockers and lifejackets at the Ik Kil cenote are not included.
It is necessary to confirm the time and location of the pickup
Wear fresh clothes and comfortable shoes for a walk
Use hat or cap and sunglasses
Bring a towel and a change of clothes for the cenote
Sunscreen and insect repellent must be free of the following chemicals: Benzophenone, Etilhexila, Homosalate, Octyl Methoxycinnamate, Octyl Ssalicylate, Octinoxate, Oxybenzone, and Butyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane
Bring extra cash or credit card for beverages at the restaurant, souvenirs and personal expenses.