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- Places to See -
Great North Platform
El Castillo El Castillo
Great Ball Court Great Ball Court
Tzompantli Tzompantli
Eagles and the Jaguars Eagles and the Jaguars
Platform of Venus Platform of Venus
Sacbe Number One Sacbe Number One
Cenote Sagrado Cenote Sagrado
Temple of the Tables Temple of the Tables
Temple of the Warriors Temple of the Warriors
Thousand Columns Thousand Columns
Steam Bath Steam Bath
El Mercado El Mercado
Ossario Group
Ossario Ossario
Central Group
Las Monjas Las Monjas
El Caracol El Caracol
Akab Dzib Akab Dzib

MAYA CIVILIZATION
Mayan Calendars
Maya Calendric System Maya Calendric System
HAAB Calendar HAAB Calendar
TZOLK’IN Calendar TZOLK’IN Calendar
Venus Cycle Venus Cycle
The Long Count The Long Count
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Mayan Numerals Mayan Numerals
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2012
2012 - MYSTERY OF MAYAN 2012 - MYSTERY OF MAYAN
21 December 2012 21 December 2012
Why 21st December Why 21st December
After 21 December 2012 After 21 December 2012
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Colosseum
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The main purpose of UNESCO World Heritage Convention is to identify the universal cultural and natural values in the world. Chichen-Itza is one of the best examples of a universal cultural value.

The most important reasons for being World Heritage Site:
1. Although the city was established between 415-435 AD and although no major monuments were added after the 13th century, Chichen Itza monuments are unquestionably accepted as the masterpieces of Mesoamerican architecture.

2. These masterpieces had been examples and influences for other monuments that were built in Yucatan from 10th to 15th century.

3. It’s the most important relic of Mayans in Yucatan.
 


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