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  1. Mexico
  2. Quintana Roo
  3. Cancún
  4. Chichén Itzá

Chichén Itzá Private Tour

Product ID: 8091
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Visit Chichen Itza the capital of the Mayan Empire and one of the “7 Modern Wonders of the World.”
About this activity
Duration 10 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Russian

Pickup included

We pick up from all hotels in Cancun, along the Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen, Tulum, etc.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit one of the New 7 Wonders of the World
  • Be guided by a professional archaeological guide
  • Enjoy a true nature experience while contributing to the sustainability of the area
  • Receive personalized attention in this private exclusive tour.
Full description
Visit Chichen Itza the capital of the Mayan Empire and one of the “7 Modern Wonders of the World.”

Visit the ancient capital of the Mayan Empire, Chichén Itzá! Announced as one of the new Seven Wonders of the World! Chichén Itzá is an absolute must-do on any visit to Mexico!

Come and discover the most important archaeological site on the Yucatan Peninsula, Chichén Itzá! It is founded in the year 514 AD, Chichen Itza was once the capital of the ancient Mayan civilization and has recently been declared as one of the "seven Modern Wonders of the World". Immerse yourself in the ancient capital of the Mayan Empire and the Mayan culture. Admire the majestic Observatory, the Sacred Cenote where sacrifices took place. Get to discover the Ball Court's perfect acoustic, with 168 meters in lengths and 70 meters wide the largest Ball Game in Mesoamerica. Moreover, be astonished by the Pyramid of Kukulkán that combines theology and astronomy to produce a unique spectacle twice a year; the Spring Equinox and the Autumn Solstice. Days, when the shadows projected over the architectonic elements of the building resemble a serpent descending to the ground.

Located inside the pyramid you find the famous Chac Mool sculpture and the Jaguar Throne.

A portion of the profit from this tour is donaated to projects that protect Mayan nature and promote sustainable and responsible eco tourism.

07:00 - 08:00 am

The tour begins when we pick up passengers in their hotel lobbies. From there, we will drive 2,5 hours towards Chichén Itzá.

10:00 am

Snorkeling in the crystal clear waters of a Cenote (underground river).

11:00 am

Visit at the craft center.

12:00 pm

Lunch time.

01:30 pm

Arrive at the archaeological site. During the tour our certified guide will give an introduction to the historical meaning and mysteries, yet to be discovered, at Chichén Itzá. The tour will last approximately 1,5 hours. After, there is time to enjoy this monumental pre-Colombian city on you own.

03:00 pm

Adimiring the Temple of Kukulcan, known as El Castillo, or visit the Astronomical Observatory. There is also the possibility to take pictures or have some time to relax.

04:00 pm

Travel back to Cancun/Riviera Maya.
Includes
  • Comfortable transportation by van or minivan
  • Buffet lunch
  • Snorkel equipment
  • Soft drinks on board
  • Fruits and peanuts on board
  • Entrance fees
  • Pick-up and drop off at your hotel
  • Certified bilingual guide
What’s Not Included
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Additional tax for video camera usage inside the archaeological site
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Camera
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
• Comfortable clothes and shoes
• Insect repellent
• Hat and sunglasses
• Swimsuit and towel
• Long sleeve cotton shirt
• Long cotton pants
• Impermeable jacket
• Personal goods and ecological sun blocker
• Camera

From US$ 690 Per group up to 2

Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.3 / 5
based on 3 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.0/5
Organization
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Value for money
3.5/5
Safety
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EcoColors Tours

Product ID: 8091