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

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday 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 yesterday 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 yesterday 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 yesterday 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 yesterday 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 yesterday 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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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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What a fantastic and interesting day, Alfonzo, Oscar and Mr "speedy" Gonzalez (the bus driver!) made our day very special with amazing knowledge and really giving us a true insight in to the Mayan people and their culture. After a great day in warm conditions and a few to many souvenir traders for anyone's liking (just ignore them and get... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Learned about this place when I was in school aged 11 .Never thought I would visit. It is an amazing place if you like history. You need around 3 hours and it is very hot.Take an umbrella for shade or at least a hat. Do not even look at any of the many vendors or you will be pursued. Ignore... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The two tour guides, Vic and Enrique, were phenomenal at making our experience the great pleasure it turned out to be. Lots of historical and archeological facts were given, but even more appreciated was their passion for the love of their country's ancient heritage, and how it still survives in smaller ways today. We were brought to a coop of... More 

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