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Chichen Itza and Cenote Maya

  • Chichen Itza and Gran Cenote Maya tour

Visit in one excursion two spectacular attractions full of culture and magic, Chichen Itza and Cenote Maya will make you live an exciting and fun trip where history and natural beauty come together to surprise you.

The tour Chichen itza and Cenote Maya makes possible to combine two extraordinary sites of the peninsula of Yucatan that represent the essence of the Mayan culture.

The archaeological site of Chichen Itza was founded around 525 AC, among the ancient and representative structures that you can admire in the archaeological site is "The Pyramid Kukulcan" or "The Castle" known as one of the seven wonders of the modern world, On this tour you will discover why thousands of visitors come around the world to explore this Mayan jewel.
Discover the maya culture, visit an authentic maya house, participate in an authentic blessing ceremony and enjoy traditional buffet prepared with organic vegetables from our own orchard. Photographers of the maya communities will take great pictures of you during the activities!

The Cenote Maya is located in Cenote Maya Park, 25 kilometers from Valladolid, Yucatan, is considered the cenote with the largest dome of the Peninsula.


Itinerary

06:00 to 07:30 a.m. (Pick-up at hotels in the Riviera Maya or Cancun).
09:30 to 10:00 a.m. Arrival at Chichen Itza.

Chichen Itza (2:15 hours guided tour at the archaeological site).
Visit the ancient maya city of Chichen Itza, meaning "water well of the Itzan people”. It was the outstanding capital of the maya area and the worship center most revered. Walk through remarkable buildings and get detailed explanations provided by your expert guide during the tour.
01:30 p.m. (Arrival at Cenote Maya Native Park).

Cenote Maya Native Park (2:30 hours at the park).
• Visit and refresh yourself at Cenote Maya: descend into the region’s most impressive cenote of 60 m (196 feet) diameter and an almost perfect circular shape. Its crystal-clear waters and geological formations make it a great natural jewel. Ascend from the underworld through a tunnel or use the large wooden staircase.
• Optional included adventure activities: swimming, diving, trepachanga (ropes), Tarzan vine and rappel down 26 m (85 feet). 120 kgs (265 lbs) is the maximum weight for the rappel activity.
• Maya ritual: Delve into the natural wonders and participate in an authentic ceremony of blessings carried out by a maya shaman of the community and scented by copal.
• Traditional meal: Enjoy a traditional menu made with organic orchard supplies and handmade tortillas. 06:30 to 07:00 p.m. (Return to hotels in Riviera Maya or Cancun).

Overall rating: (5 Reviews)

Johnny was an amazing tour guide. Very knowledgeable and fun. I was so scared to do the repelling, but everyone was so encouraging. I definitely would love to go again. The only thing I would advice to bring a lite snack for breakfast and don't forget a towel. The email sent from Cancun tours was a little misleading about what was offered. You do get a locker at the cenote to store belongings which was really nice and the lunch at the cenote was incredible. The excursion was one of my favorite memories from my trip.
Score: Recommend: YES
from Virginia, US
Feb 19, 2021
Our guide German was great he was super knowledgeable about the Mayan people and the history of Chichin Itza. It was one of the most magical trips of my life and I definitely would do it again.
Score: Recommend: YES
from Boston, MA
Sep 12, 2018
Very good experience. Would do it again.
Score: Recommend: YES
from Los Angeles, CA
Sep 7, 2018
Great excursion for our family and friends. Our guide was fun, friendly and very informative!
Score: Recommend: YES
from Portland, OR
Apr 2, 2018
The whole day was amazing and our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable. Being a small group also meant that we were able to customise what we wanted to see etc. The lunch was lovely and much needed after a long day.
Score: Recommend: YES
from London
Aug 29, 2017

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Tour from Cancun Includes hotel pick-up
Adults: $159 $143.00 USD
Kids: $139 $125.00 USD

Tour from Riviera Maya Includes hotel pick-up
Adults: $159 $143.00 USD
Kids: $139 $125.00 USD

Participants information

Adults:
Kids (6 - 12):
- Only kids up to 6 years old
- Kids from 6 to 12 years old pay

Date and schedule

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Mon-Tue-Wed-Thu-Fri-Sat
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