If you have always wanted to take a trip to the Maya city of Chichen Itza, this tour is a great way to do it. With hotel pick up in Cancun, you don’t have to worry about about the details - everything is taken care of, and you’ll travel in comfort straight from your accommodation to this amazing ancient city.
Chichen Itza is one of the most famous and iconic tourist hotspots in the world; it is one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, and a must on everyone’s bucket list when traveling to Mexico. And with good reason! It provides an amazing glimpse into this fascinating ancient civilization, and allows visitors to marvel at structures created way before modern engineering came into play. With pyramids, columns, statues and more, you’ll be blown away by the intricacies and skill involved in building this much-visited ancient city.
You’ll arrive at Chichen Itza feeling refreshed and ready to explore alongside an expert guide - you’ll see the most famous landmarks here, so make sure you bring your camera with you so you can capture your amazing memories. For history lovers, Chichen Itza is a must. See the Ballgame Court, the Temple of Kukulkan, the One Thousand Columns, and the amazing Maya pyramids that are so synonymous with Mexico. Then, after you’ve finished walking around these incredible structures, head to the breathtaking Saamal Cenote.
A cenote is a natural well or reservoir that has been formed by a limestone surface collapsing and exposing the water underneath. You’ll get the chance to dive straight in and cool off, shrugging off the heat of the day as you experience the absolute magic that is swimming in a cenote. From here, head to the nearby buffet restaurant for a delicious lunch before continuing with this Chichen Itza tour.
After lunch you’ll visit the remarkable Valladolid, a stunning colonial city with colorful old neighborhoods, temples and palm trees. You’ll spend just under an hour exploring the narrow streets and pretty squares, rounding off this tour with a fantastic experience. Then, you’ll head back to Cancun full of lasting memories from your day exploring fascinating Chichen Itza and the surrounding area.