Every night the Great Pyramid of El Castillo shines through the night after dark. It is an exciting show full of history and beautiful light effects. Ancient Mayan complex comes to life with a dramatic light and images and also sound show.
After dark, people really like to watch a projected light shadow on the altars and temples there. It is impossible not to be amazed by lighting effects splashed on the buildings.
For an amazing show many of the ruins are floodlit in color changes lights and before show starts, people are free to walk around the grounds within certain areas to take nice pictures. You can stand or sit on the ground to watch the show when it starts. Emotions will raise during the show recounts tales of love, war, life and death of one of the most sophisticated civilizations ever established.
The actual light and sound show itself carries on 30 minutes and it is mostly projected on to El Castillo which is the central and the main attraction of the Chichen Itza site. During the show people enjoy to learn 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.
The light and sound show is a unique experience for all audiences and it offers a different aspect about Mayan culture. If you visit Chichen Itza, don’t miss the show, it will make you spellbound.