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Address: | Merida, Chichen Itza 97170, Mexico
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Chichen Itza Day Trip from Cancun
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Private Tour: Chichen Itza Day Trip from Cancun

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One of the must see in life. Only problem is that is is a good 3 hours drive from Cancún so best to spend the night or arrive early and leave late in order to cover other places... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the must see in life. Only problem is that is is a good 3 hours drive from Cancún so best to spend the night or arrive early and leave late in order to cover other places, like the colonial town of Valladolid which is only 35 minutes away on the way back to Cancún and the several Cenotes... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was in July and extremely hot and then the rains came and it poured. It was like a mud bath and miserable .Now that I gave a weather report I'll address the buildings done so very long ago and amazing that they were built with just humans and no heavy machinery. They have multiple temples ,sports area,general building over... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is just a must see if you are in Cancun or Playa del Carmen. The organized tours through the hotels are around $150 USD per person. We found it to be much much cheaper to rent a car and drive there ourselves. We took the toll road which is fast and safe. Once there I think the entrance fee... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited on a very hot day so we were provided with umbrellas and water, our amazing guide kept reminding us start hydrate and he was very informed, funny and overall great at explaining all different buildings and customs. He even took the rimw to explain individual questions and explain again parts we didn't get! I was impressed and I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We weren't sure whether to do a day trip from Tulum, because we wanted to hang at the beach. But don't miss this part of world history!!! Fascinating tour. Allow at least 3 hours to see the grounds with a comfortable pace. We were on a group tour and had to rush through in 2 hours. Why do Americans have... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very impressive piece of architecture from the indigenous Mayans. We had a very good guide to gave us a detailed tour of how the people lived and how they worked and played and what they ate, traded and lived in pre hispanic times. Best time to visit is early mornings when it opens, the temps rise as the day progresses... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Riding all day in a bus was not my idea on what we had signed up for but once on the bus we were stuck!! Having gotten that off my chest, know going in it will be 13 hours from Cancun BUT well worth it for the experience and Francisco as our all day tour guide!! He absolutely made the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What better way to learn than live the experience to see it and feel the vibes of the maya culture Chichén it's a beautiful way to discover and learn The night show it's very short but worth it

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Typically, tours are not priorities on our vacations, but with 9 nights in Cancun we decided to venture out and see other parts of Mexico. We are certainly glad we did! Let's begin with the private transportation. We feel so fortunate to have had Jesus (Ron) as our driver/guide for the day. From the moment he picked us up we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

leave yourself enough time and perhaps get a guide AFTER you tour around. We did get a guide but he was a little slow and our time was limited, it took 3 hours to get through but we would have liked more time to spend around the main pyramid. Ticket office opens at 8am but get there about 10 min... More 

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