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Deluxe Chichen Itza Ruins & Cenote Il-kil Tour from Cancun

Deluxe Chichen Itza Ruins & Cenote Il-kil Tour from Cancun

Enjoy an inclusive visit the Chichen Itza Ruins, the ancient capital of the Mayan Empire and a UNESCO World Heritage Site on this full day tour.

Chichen Itza, founded in the year 514 AD, was once the capital of the ancient Mayan civilization and was recently declared one of the 7 Modern Wonders of the World. During this deluxe excursion, you will be accompanied by an experienced bilingual guide with vast knowledge about the Mayan culture, in particular the history, myths and legends that surround this important archaeological site.

You'll be amazed by this ancient city, constructed to worship the gods. Highlights include the Temple of a Thousand Columns, the Ball court, the Pyramid of Kukulkan and the Observatory.

On your return to Cancun, you will be taken to visit the Cenote Ik-kil. There, you may swim and refresh yourself in the clear waters, or you may choose to simply admire the natural beauty of the formation.

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Tour/Activity Details

Length

12 hours

Time

7:00 am daily

Please note: Time shown is for booking purposes only, and reflects the earliest possible departure. Hotel pick-ups operate from 7:00 am to 7:45 am depending on your location.

72 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required. Tour includes pick-up from most Cancun & Playa del Carmen hotels. Rates are per person in US Dollars. Please order online or call to order or for more information.

Description

Inclusions

  • Round trip transportation from Cancun & Playa del Carmen hotels in a deluxe motor coach or van
  • Continental Breakfast on board the coach (sweet bread, fruit, juice & coffee)
  • Admission to the Chichen Itza archaeological site
  • Certified English-speaking guide
  • Buffet lunch (Fresh salads, soups, rice, meat, chicken, fish, vegetables and regional dishes)
  • Visit to the Cenote Ik-kil
  • Bottled water, beer and soft drinks on board the coach
  • Panoramic visit to the city of Valladolid

Exclusions

  • Additional meals
  • Bar beverages during lunch
  • Optional shopping expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Federal Tax for use of video cameras inside the site

Itinerary

Your excursion begins with your Cancun hotel pickup (7:00 am to 7:45 am). Check-in will be performed at the terminal prior to departure at 8:15 am in a deluxe motor coach or van.

Sometimes restrooms are available on the bus during the three hour trip to Chichen Itza; however, there is a stop at a Mayan village with restroom facilities.

You will arrive at the Chichen Itza Hotel around 12:00 pm and head directly to the buffet lunch. This allows you to be first to the buffet line for a fresh, hot meal without crowds or long lines. After lunch, you will be ready to visit the archaeological site. You will beat the long lines here, too, by heading through a private Mayaland entrance!

Once inside, the group will divide into two groups, English and Spanish speaking. You will be taken on a 1.5 hour tour with a certified guide who will introduce you to the secrets of the Mayans. Your guide will explain the historical significance of all the most important sites before leaving you to enjoy the ruins on your own.

Move at your own pace. Admire El Castillo and take pictures.

You will depart Chichen Itza at 4:30 pm.

On the way back to Cancun, the tour will stop at Cenote Ik-kil. Guests may swim in the Cenote or simply admire the natural formations.

What to Bring/Wear

  • Lightweight clothing
  • Comfortable walking shoes or sneakers
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Swimsuit, towel and change of clothing if you'd like to swim at Cenote Ik-kil

72 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required. Tour includes pick-up from most Cancun & Playa del Carmen hotels. Rates are per person in US Dollars. Please order online or call to order or for more information.

Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change policy

If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

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Rates All rates are in US Dollars

Event Date:

October 20, 2017

Desired Time:

07:00 AM