Visit the capital of the Mayan Civilization and discover one of the richest ancient cultures in the world. Located some 126 miles, 2.5 hrs from Cancun, Chichen Itza was the most important and advanced ceremonial and religious center in Mesoamerica. Visit “The Castle” or “Temple of Kukulcan”, a magnificent 70 feet (10 m) high pyramid that is visited twice a year by the Mayan God during the equinox who manifests himself in the form of a serpent of light and descends from the main stairway. Chichen Itza was recently designated as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World due to its extraordinary architectural beauty and its geographical location. Guided tour of the archaeological site lasts two hours.
- Round trip air-conditioned bus transportation
- Bilingual tour guide
- Entrance fee to the archaeological site
- Lunch buffet
NOT INCLUDED: Beverages
RECOMMENDATIONS: Extra money for drinks and shopping If you wish to bring a video camera, the cost for federal admission is $4.00 Comfortable walking shoes, mosquito repellent and sunblock lotion (*)