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Chichen Itza Day Trip from Cancun

  • Travel to Chichen Itza with ease on a day trip from Cancun 
  • Learn fascinating history on a guided tour of the ruins
  • Stop for a refreshing swim at Cenote Ik Kil 
Chichen Itza Day Trip from Cancun
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Any trip to the Cancun area should include the UNESCO-listed Chichen Itza. Travel to the Mayan ruins with ease and efficiency on this full-day tour, which includes a buffet lunch, as well as hotel pickup and drop-off from Cancun. This guided tour provides crucial historical details, and you’ll also have time to explore independently. Plus, you’ll stop at Cenote Ik Kil for a refreshing swim along the way.
What to Expect
Departing from your Cancun hotel, you’ll head straight to Chichen Itza in an air-conditioned coach.

After your guide provides a historical introduction to the Mayan ruins, you’ll stop at Cenote Ik Kil for a refreshing swim.

Dry off and continue the journey to Chichen Itza, where you’ll begin a guided tour on arrival. Visit highlights such as the iconic Kukulcan Pyramid (El Castillo), the Temple of the Warriors, and the Ball Court, famed for its enigmatic acoustics.

Following time for independent exploration, satisfy your appetite with a buffet lunch including fresh salads, soups, meat, and fish.

This Chichen Itza tour concludes with drop-off at your Cancun hotel.
Reviews (1,450)
1 - 5 of 48 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Outstanding learning and physically exhilarating experience

I booked this excursion with ALTOURNATIVE on the advice of Matthew, my personal concierge at the Westin Cancun Resort, The prospect of a small group (12 or fewer) appealed to me immediately. The package included a guided tour of the Chichen Izza site, a visit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank lazarusg2014
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Very interesting history learned how the Mayans lived and died. The only draw back is the Heat, we went in May when it was ridiculously hot and we went again in September when it was very hot. Being in the jungle away from the ocean...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank lorawills64
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile
Fantastic tour.

We started the day by visiting Valladolid and the church there. Before heading off to get lunch. The food was fantastic. After that we went over to Chichen Itza and El Castillo. Our tour guide Rafael was a good guy. Very knowledgeable and very enthusiastic....More

2  Thank Shuheb
Reviewed 5 August 2018
Wonderful time!

I would definitely recommend this tour! our tour guide was amazing! everything was explained really well! very hot day when I went so I recommend bringing sunglasses, sunscreen and a HAT!!! also maybe an umbrella to cover up the sun!

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank imontoya30
Reviewed 16 July 2018
Perfectly Organized!

This tour was absolutely perfect for my family of 5! The tour picked us up from our hotel on time and we were able to be comfortable in a spacious and air conditioned bus for our 3-4 hour round trip ride. Stopping by Mayan villages...More

Date of experience: July 2018
9  Thank Julie N
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