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Chichen Itza Tour


FROM 120 USD For Adult
FROM FREE For Children under 12

About Chichen Itza Tour Guide

On this guided tour of Chichen Itza we will enter the heart of the Mayan empire to discover the majestic ruins of one of the Seven Wonders of the World, a must-see in Mexico!

As you embark on this guided tour, get ready to immerse yourself in the fascinating history and architecture of the ancient Mayan civilization. Your knowledgeable guide will lead you through the well-preserved remnants of this once-thriving city, bringing its rich past back to life.

What to expect from a Chichen Itza Guided Tour

We’ll meet at the doors of the archeological site of Chichen Itza. Your Chichen Itza Guide will give you general instructions so you have the best experience, please follow as instructed.

During your Chichen Itza guided tour, you will walk along ancient paths, just as the Maya did centuries ago. The site is vast, and you'll have the opportunity to see every building up close, including the iconic El Castillo pyramid.

As we continue our exploration of Chichen Itza, we will venture deeper into the heart of this ancient city. Your guide will take you to the Sacred Cenote, a natural sinkhole that served as a significant sacred site for the Maya. Learn about the spiritual significance of this cenote, where offerings and sacrifices were made to appease the gods and ensure the fertility of the land.

As you walk through the archaeological site, you'll also have the opportunity to see the beautifully preserved murals and carvings that adorn the buildings. These intricate artworks depict scenes of daily life, religious rituals, and mythological tales, providing valuable insights into the beliefs and customs of the Maya people.

As we approach the Nunnery, a fascinating complex of buildings, your guide will share the theories and interpretations surrounding its name and function. The elaborate stone carvings and motifs on the walls offer a glimpse into the architectural prowess and artistic skills of the Maya civilization.

We will then make our way to the Observatory, an impressive structure built with remarkable astronomical precision. Your guide will explain how the Maya astronomers used this observatory to study the movement of celestial bodies and develop their highly accurate calendars.

Throughout the guided tour, you'll be encouraged to ask questions and engage with the history unfolding before you. Your guide will gladly share their expertise and enthusiasm for Chichen Itza, making this tour an educational and immersive experience.

As the sun reaches its zenith, we will pause for a moment to appreciate the grandeur of Chichen Itza. Surrounded by such awe-inspiring ancient architecture, it's easy to feel a deep connection to the past and marvel at the ingenuity of the Maya people.

As our journey through time comes to a close, you'll leave Chichen Itza with a profound sense of wonder and respect for the ancient Maya civilization. The guided tour has allowed you to walk in the footsteps of history, witnessing the remnants of an advanced and culturally rich society.

Remember, the wonders of Chichen Itza are only a small part of the broader Yucatan Peninsula's historical and natural treasures. Whether you continue to explore other archaeological sites, relax on the nearby pristine beaches, or venture into the lush jungles of the region, your visit to Chichen Itza will undoubtedly be an unforgettable experience that will stay with you forever. If you wish to enlarge the experience check out our Chichen Itza Tours, were we include a visit to a mayan cenote and a near by village.

Chichen Itza Guided Tour Details

We will meet at the appointed time at the archaeological site of Chichén Itzá, in the north of the Yucatán peninsula, to begin a tour that will take us back to the greatest splendor of the Mayan civilization.

Duration: 2 hours

Language: English / Spanish

Included: Official Certified Tour Guide

Not included: Entrance ticket to Chichen Itza

Booking time: We recommend booking at leat 24 hours ahead.

Meeting point: We’ll meet you at Chichen Itza. Once you book the tour we’ll contact you for the meeting point details.

Chichen Itza Tour Guide FAQS

Are the tour guides at Chichen Itza certified and knowledgeable about the site's history?

Absolutely! Our tour guides at Chichen Itza are certified professionals with a wealth of knowledge about the site's history, architecture, and cultural significance.

Can I book a private tour guide for a more personalized experience at Chichen Itza?

Certainly! This tour is considered to be for you and your party only for a more personalized and tailored experience at Chichen Itza. A private tour allows you to explore the site at your own pace, ask specific questions, and focus on the aspects of Chichen Itza that interest you the most. If you wish to add transportation, check out Chichen Itza Tours.

Is the guided tour accessible for all ages and physical abilities?

Yes, our guided tours are designed to be accessible and enjoyable for visitors of all ages and physical abilities. The pathways at Chichen Itza are well-maintained, and our guides are experienced in accommodating diverse groups. If you have any specific accessibility requirements, please let us know in advance, and we'll ensure your visit is comfortable and enjoyable.

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