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Chichen Itza Day Trip from Cancun
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Private Tour: Chichen Itza Day Trip from Cancun
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  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Merida, Chichen Itza 97170, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited this site with my family in early September 2017. We rented a car from our hotel and drove here. The drive was about 2 hours ( there are sections of the road where you have to drive 40Kmph. We got there before 10am and...More

Thank Izeewhy
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here with Amstar and our tour guide was fabulous. We did the half day tour which was plenty of time as it was a 2 1/2 hour ride and we had 3 hours there. It was very hot that day but the sites...More

Thank awoodcox
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well worth the trouble to get there. An impressive Mayan ruin. Watch the heat! It can be brutal. You are not allowed to climb on the ruins.

Thank Rita R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful and captivating are the best words to describe these Mayan ruins. You don't appreciate the enormity and surrealness of it until you see it for yourself. A must see

1  Thank Poonam R
Reviewed 5 days ago

The number of hawkers was excessive, as were the number of tourists.We were able to visit in the morning, before the crowds, but in the afternoon it was like Victoria station on a weekday rush hour.

1  Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is truly a modern wonder of the world, so much that this is my third visit to this magical Mayan ruins. Sadly government officials has allowed way to many vendors inside the park, which makes it hard to walk from site to site and...More

1  Thank Norma G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Epic place, well worth a visit. Would highly recommend getting a guide for this as the history is incredibly interesting. As we were driving up we were approached by local guides just before the parking lot. These guys are registered and legit and definitely worth...More

2  Thank Elyse D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Took the Chichen Itza tour from Cancun and the drive was definitely worth it! I was glad we took a guided tour but if I have to do it again I would have done the really early one so that there will be less people...More

2  Thank kait1yn
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Chichén Itzá is a famous area of Mayan ruins on Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula. The most impressive ruin is a huge central pyramid with steep steps known as El Castillo. I was unable to climb it because the public is no longer allowed. In the past...More

1  Thank Cahyadi S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Doubt anyone will read my review over the millions already posted. Essentially you can pay extra for anything. The light show is worth it but make sure your thingy works. We had an awesome guide who (for extra) took us to the older part a...More

2  Thank CFTphonehome
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Jessicadud
4 September 2017|
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Response from Honamu | Reviewed this property |
We didn't find one that goes early. The ones we found were filling up buses so even though they left the hotel area early, the buses went to a staging area to consolidate passengers. I think if you want to go early, you... More
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Leannerose26
2 September 2017|
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Response from lomarfonseca | Reviewed this property |
We hired Canada Transfer for private tour. They had cold water and hot towels for us. Entrance was included. We did not pay for a guide. We were able to stop for bathroom breaks and eat as needed since it was a private tour.
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Jessicadud
29 August 2017|
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Response from Mark T | Reviewed this property |
We have done this in the past and its perfectly feasible especially if you don't want to be a part of a large group/organized tour on a bus. If you do rent a car, make sure you have good insurance, take pix of the car before... More
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