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Cenote Ik kil: Tours & Tickets

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The cenote is open to the sky with the water level about 26 metres (85 ft) below ground level. There is a carved stairway down to a swimming platform. The cenote is about 60 metres (200 ft) in diameter and about 50 metres (164 ft) deep.There are...more
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Carretera Costera del Golfo | 3 Kilometros de la zona arqueologica de Chichen Itza, Chichen Itza 97757, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Another place you need to visit. They have a restaurant and before getting into the cenote you have to rinse off.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Tx82
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wow the natural stone stairs made me a little nervous, I was amazed at how big the place was, it can fit so many people. The water was cold but you quickly get used to it, it was actually quite refreshing. You might want to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Damon P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place. It was easy getting down to the swimming site, just 95 steps down. The water is cold, but the experience if swimming in a cenote is second to none. The climb up after swimming was tough, but oh so worth it.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank bethzaidaj2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bucket list. Extreme fun especially jumping from the platform. Hard to thread in this water. You may easily drown yourself. Also, too many people. Hard to swim pass too many people floating around after you jump. I got cramps and I was so lucky I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Loumd11
Reviewed 1 week ago

A really nice Cenote to cool off after Chichen Itza. Wasnt extremely busy when we got there but as we were leaving 3 coach loads of tourists turned up! The cold water was very refreshing after a very hot day!

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove here from Ek Balam- way too far in my opinion. This site is too touristy, but the cenote was beautiful. On site buffet is average, at best, but works in a pinch and is reasonable in price.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Amber K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Extraordinary. Beautiful waters. Excellent guide Ulysses and Johnny and the driver too. Ulysses's knowledge was amazing.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank cabahug
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can take a quick dip anywhere, but just being in a cenote is an amazing experience! Take towels and bathing suit, and wear water shoes or flip flops, the steps and walkways are course and slippery. I wish I had the nerve for the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank David C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Totally worth a visit! Simply spectacular and amazing. Jump off the highest platform into the 150' deep water! If you're not in BOTH great physical condition AND an excellent swimmer, do yourself an immense favor and rent the life jacket. (I didn't have to, but...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank FotoGrafik A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cenote was so refreshing on such a hot day! I wish we could have stayed there longer. It was very relaxing and not too crowded. The changing rooms were well organized and clean. The staff were helpful. It was absolutely one of the best...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from mricestorm | Reviewed this property |
I confirm. They got both size
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Response from gabygoesonvacation | Reviewed this property |
The life jacket rental was like $2-$3 dollars and the locker rental was like $1-$2... they also have a small restaurant there... and free parking... free rinse showers too (but out in public so u can’t really shampoo or... More
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Response from TreScott23 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, the tickets are able to be purchased at the entrance of the Cenotes unless you have booked prior to the excursion, the tickets are $5 USD at the front desk