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Chichén Itzá, Cenote Ikkil, Izamal Unforgettable Experiences

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One of the 7 New Wonders of the Modern World

Chichen Itza (Maya: Boca-pozo) is one of the main archaeological sites of the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. It is located in the municipality of Tinum, in the state of Yucatan. It consisted of a city or ceremonial center, which crossed different times and constructive influences of the different peoples that occupied it and promoted it since its foundation. An important and recognized vestige of the Mayan civilization, the main buildings that remain there correspond to the period called Late classic or Early Postclassic (800-1100 A.D.)

The many monumental buildings of the esplanade of Chichen Itza are presided over by the Pyramid of Kukulcán, called by many “The Castle”, one of the paradigmatic buildings of Mayan architecture. It is a four-sided pyramid culminating in a rectangular temple. It sits on a rectangular platform 55.5 meters wide and has a height of 24 meters. Each side of the pyramid has a large staircase, 91 steps per side and 1 more leading to the upper temple, giving 365 steps, one per day of the year.

Izamal was one of the important sites of the Mayan civilization. A large settlement in the northern plains of the Yucatan Peninsula. The size of its buildings and the network of sacbés roads (white road built in Mayan antiquity) are evidence of the religious, political and economic power that this city had over the vast territory of the Mayab.