Operated since 1921. The Longest running day tour in Mexico!
You will visit the Temples in the Central (classic period) & the Northern (Toltec Period) of Chichen Itza. Full two hours of a guided tour + free time to re-enter & visit on your own!
Access the Temples at Chichen Itza from our own private entrance with no wait lines. Enter and exit the park as many times as you want! The Mayaland Resorts is uniquely located inside Chichen Itza's sacred groundsm adjacent to the temples.
Use the facilities of the amazing Mayaland Resort, multiple times Conde Nast winner and National Geographic Favorite since 1936! As your base INSIDE the Archeological Park in Chichén Itza. Free use of our swimming pool and our mile long, 100 acre, native, Tropical Botanical Gardens.
Your Chichen Itza Experience begins by picking you up in our luxurious, small, 16 plush, reclining seats, Mercedes Benz, between 7:00-8:05 am from the lobbies of all Cancun and Riviera Maya hotels.
After arriving at the Mayaland Hotel, you will be accompanied to your 2 hour tour of Chichen Itza by our certified guide, who will introduce you to the secrets of the Maya through the Mayaland's private entrance, with a cold bottle of water for your visit.
Your guide will explain the historical significance of all of the most important temples of this ancient city before leaving you to enjoy Chichen Itza at your own pace. Admire the Pyramid of Kukulcán, one of the 7 Wonders of the New World, the Temple of the Warriors, The Ball Court, The Observatory, The Nunnery and beautifully conserved smaller temples in their vicinity.
Take pictures. Upon your walking return to the Mayaland Resort, you will be delighted by the Mexican, Yucatecan and international cuisine served buffet style for lunch, all you care to have! Also, enjoy our pools and facilities, meant to compliment your Chichen Itza Experience in a most unique way.
After lunch you may walk to re-visit theTemples again or simply relax and enjoy the facilities of the Mayaland Resort or and the gorgeous scenery that surrounds the resort. This could be a good time to experience the Mayan Planetarium, a visit that will enhance your understanding of Maya Civilization. A nominal entrance fee is not included on your tour.
We depart Chichen Itza at approximately 2:30 PM to go to Merida city, your last destination.
Remember this is a guided tour by professional, experienced, Licensed Gray Line Guides and a direct trip to Chichén Itza, with no "tourist trap" shopping stopovers our competitors use!
•Semi-private Mercedes Benz transportation.
• Gray Line Certified, bi-lingual, Official Guide.
• Mayaland Resort fee included: Swimming pools, showers, towels, lounge chairs, Botanical Gardens.
• Buffet Lunch at the Mayaland Resort.
• Time to explore the Temples on your own.
• Drop off in Merida
• Cenote Tsukan Sanctuary
• Access to Mayan Planetarium
•Gratuities and optional activities
• Entrance to Chichen itza
• Pickups from Cancun hotel zone to Moon Palace hotel
• Pickups from hotels in Bahía Petempich To hotels in Tulum
You may visit, for free, our sacred Xtoloc Cenote, located on the resorts grounds. No swimming permitted.
Please wear light, comfortable clothing & walking/hiking shoes.
Bring your sunglasses, hat, bathing suit, biodegradable sun block. Camera!
* For individuals staying at hotels located in Cancun downtown, the meeting point will be at the Bonampak Hotel,to which they should arrive on their own (no service pick-up for hotels at downtown). The schedule of pick up at the meeting point will be notified when confirming the service.
Tour itinerary is subject to change without notice.