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Chichen Itza by Night and Day: Archaeologist-Led Tour, Lunch and Light and Sound Show from Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya & the Yucatan, Mexico

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  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Overview

Complete your stay on the Yucatan Peninsula with the Light and Sound Show at Chichen Itza, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The newly revamped show allows you to experience the site’s architectural wonders and mythological lore in a way that most visitors have not.





With hotel pickup, arrive at Chichen Itza about 3.5 hours later. Bring along snacks and drinks for the ride and then dig into a sumptuous buffet lunch upon arrival. 



Then, follow a certified archaeologist on a 1.5-hour tour of Chichen Itza, considered today one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. Stroll past key landmarks, including the observatory and El Castillo, where you'll be seeing the show. Also known as Kukulcán Pyramid, El Castillo contains 365 steps for every day of the solar year. Learn about the city during its glory days, from around 600 to 1200 AD, and how it served as a pilgrimage site until the arrival of the Spanish. 



Following your tour, you have free time to explore on your own and then your guide leads you to your seats for the Light and Sound Show. Dressed with dramatic lighting and set to haunting music, the show transforms 1,500-year-old temples into ever-changing canvases with 3D images of ancient Mayans moving across the structures.




Witness warriors play deadly games in the ball court, and the famous snake-shadow wriggle from the pyramid apex to the ground, an uncommon occurrence visible only during a spring or autumn equinox with clear skies.





Revel in this unique glimpse into Mayan culture and the discovery of Chichen Itza for about 20 minutes. After the show ends, board your minivan for the return drive to your Playa del Carmen hotel.

Information

Includes:
  • Entrance fee to Chichen Itza and to the projection of Noches de Kukulcan light and sound show
  • Professional guide
  • Lunch buffet
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Excludes:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Drinks
Additional Info:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
  • You may bring your own snacks
  • The pick up time will be provided 24 hrs before the tour takes place, according to the selected service option. 
    Depending on the tour you selected, if your hotel is located outside of the pick up zone, you’ll be provided with a meeting point.

Meeting Point

Tour departs from most hotels in Playa del Carmen. The last hotel included in the pickup zone is Occidental Grand Xcaret Playa del Carmen.

Any hotel located in the range of Km. 1 and Km. 281 is not included in the pickup zone.

The pick up time will be provided 24 hrs before the tour takes place, according to the selected service option. 

Depending on the tour you selected, if your hotel is located outside of the pick up zone, you’ll be provided with a meeting point.

Departure Time:
12pm
Departure Comments:

Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.

Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.

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