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Kukulcan Pyramid

Piste Yucatan, Chichen Itza, Mexico
+52 998 283 0423
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This impressive pyramid dominates Chichén Itzá's landscape, standing an imposing 24 meters high.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Piste Yucatan, Chichen Itza, Mexico
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+52 998 283 0423
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited through a Carnival Cruise excursion 9/19/2017. We found it interesting, and although we read about it, there is nothing like visiting. The ingenuity all around the place was pretty neat to learn about. There was no climbing after 2013... There are no restroom...More

Thank Leah G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

the history of this just fills me with wonder every time I see this.. fantastic... it has made me read up more about the culture, traditions of this site.

Thank JudiO2112
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best building on the Chichen Itza site. I suggest you go with a tour guide to appreciate the history and customs. It Is magnificent

Thank Sue_Morrison
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a huge and beautiful pyramid! I have been lucky enough to have climbed on top of it and into it in 2001. Now, you can look at it from afar. They are digging up another pyramid at its base. I look forward to...More

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is considered the main attraction in Chichen Itza. Located in the center of a large square it is magnificent indeed. Unfortunately visitors are not allowed to climb the pyramid anymore.

Thank tozepinto
Reviewed 13 August 2017

A must see for anyone visiting Playa del Carmen or Cancun area. My kids were awed by the grandeur and beauty of Mayan architecture You need to check the amazing accoustic effects that make the sound echo as it bounces off the stairs. This design...More

Thank Kenkhan
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This place is simply amazing. Seeing this on TV truly does not do this site justice. The size of the Chichén-Itzá "campus" is simply incredible. Wear comfortable shoes and be prepared to explore, there is so much to see. Another part of the experience is...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The pyramid is impressive, but was amazed by the size of the whole site than the pyramid itself. Unfortunately, they don't allow people to go up any more. If you visit, go in the morning and go to the pyramid first.

Thank Vera L
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We love ancient architecture - we thought Chinchen Itza was very impressive and fascinating Right at the heart of it is the Kukulcan pyramid It really is a striking sight You can't climb it (unlike the one at Coba) which is a good thing The...More

Thank MJH1
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

The highlight of the Chichen Itza site. The photos are stunning and the experience overall was just great.

Thank JasonDoz
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Y4Travel
27 November 2016|
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Response from dbradcoleman | Reviewed this property |
This is the main building at the Chichen Itza site. Lots of other things to do there, and lots of people wanting to sell stuff.
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Julie A
10 September 2015|
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Response from wldtravels | Reviewed this property |
Our tour was from Cozumel, so the bus started from Playa del Carmen after we got off the ferry. It took 2 hours by road to get to Chichen Itza from Playa del Carmen, which now seems faster than the Cancun road trip... More
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pinklotus71
30 July 2015|
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Response from Paloma_Mariana | Reviewed this property |
Kukulcan is the Maya word fir the puramid, the feathered serpent, who returns each equinox. There is no food within the grounds of Chichen itza. The closest cenote is cenote Sagrade (sacred cenote) it is not the most... More
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