Chichen was a large ancient city built by the Maya people of the Terminal Classic period. The archaeological site is located in Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico. This is one of the most popular touristic attractions of the world. The complex includes different type of monuments – pyramids, wells and observatory.
The Pyramid of Kukulcan EL Castillo is the most popular of them. The Temple of the Descending God is also a pyramid. There are couple of cenotes from which Sacred Cenote is the most famous. Another interesting monument is The Temple of the Warriors, which is surrounded by hundreds of carved columns.
Chichen Itza is located close to Cancun, one of the most popular summer resorts in Mexico. If you are planning to spend your vacation in Cancun you should definitely visit Chichen Itza.
View of Chichen Itza from Bird Eye
Amazing Pyramid in Chichen Itza on Full Moon Light
Observatory El Caracol in Chichen Itza, Mexico
Visit Chichen Itza and Enjoy Ancient Mayan Culture