Located in the heart of the Hotel Zone of Cancun, between the Caribbean Sea and the Nichupte Lagoon, Now Emerald Cancun offers the best Unlimited-Luxury experience that the whole family will love. This gem is located on a beautiful beach of white sand and crystal blue waters and offers 427 rooms and suites overlooking the gardens, the lagoon and the sea. Now Emerald combines the beauty of nature with modern facilities and is conveniently located in the Cancun Hotel Zone with white sand beaches.
Now Emerald is 197KM kilometers from Chichen Itza if you take the toll road highway 180D and it will take you about 2:30Hrs. to get to Chichen Itza. If you use the free highway 180, this would be 204KM kilometers and it would take you about 3:15Hrs.
If you are looking for ways to get from Now Emerald to Chichen Itza, there are different options: Chichen Itza Tours, Car Rental or Bus.
Chichen Itza tours including hotel pick-up from Now Emerald is probably the most comfortable option since you only need to pre-book the tour and you will be picked up at Now Emerald and taken to Chichen Itza on the day of the excursion. There different tour options to enjoy a day at Chichen Itza from Now Emerald:
Driving from Now Emerald to Chichen Itza is another option. Driving down in the Yucatan Peninsula is very easy since the landscape is very flat and there are good big highways. Depending on the number of people in your party you can rent a small car for a really good price or a bigger SUV or van for a bigger party. You can check out Car Rental options here.
1. If you have a cellphone service it will always make your life easier, since you can turn on your Google Maps app and just get directions with your phone.
2. When staying at the Now Emerald it will always be easier to through the Cancun Airport exit of the Hotel Zone, when getting on the Cancun Airport bridge you’ll need to take the exit like if you were going to Playa del Carmen. Once you get on the Highway to Playa del Carmen (307) after about one mile from the Cancun Airport bridge you’ll have a deviation on your right hand side with a sign “Chichen Itza Cuota”, take the deviation. Taking this deviation, you’ll be on the toll road highway to Chichen Itza (180D) you just need to follow the signs and you’ll get there safely.