Every night the Great Pyramid of El Castillo shines through the night after the sun goes down. It is an exciting show full of history and beautiful light effects. The Ancient Mayan complex comes to life with dramatic lights and images and sounds.
People really like to watch a projected light shadow on the temples there. It is impossible not to be amazed by those lighting effects on the buildings.
For an amazing show, many of the ruins are floodlit in color-changing lights. You’ll begin this magical journey with a guided walk through the ruins of Chichen Itza. You will also be free to walk around the grounds within certain areas to take nice pictures. The buildings will be illuminated with different colors, creating the perfect atmosphere for you to enjoy the show. You can stand or sit on the floor to watch the show when it starts. Emotions raised during the show recount tales of love, war, life, and death of one of the most sophisticated civilizations ever established.
The main spectacle showcases in the Pyramid of Kukulkan, a 30 minutes light and sound show in the central and main attraction of the Chichen Itza site. During the show, people enjoy learning about Mayan theories and how impressive the Mayan civilization was. The presentation is in Spanish but even if you can’t speak Spanish, it is easy to get the main idea of it.
Being at Chichen Itza during the night will become an exceptional experience, it’s like being in a completely different world. Amaze yourself with the Mayan world, enjoy the cultural environment, and fill yourself with the Mayan mysticism.
The light and sound show is a unique experience for all audiences and it offers a different aspect of Mayan culture. If you visit Chichen Itza, don’t miss the show, it will make you spellbound.
Enjoy one of the most iconic night shows in the Yucatan Peninsula by visiting Chichen Itza at night. You can get your tickets for the night show at Chichen Itza’s ticket office. Tickets are available daily from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm (before the show starts).
General Admission $630 MXN
Special price on Sundays is $300 MXN
Open from Tuesday to Sunday.