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Tour Sacred Mayan Ruins

Take a step back in time and explore ancient Mayan ruins in Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and Belize. Visit Mayapan, Chichen Itza, Xunantunich, Xel-Ha, Muyil, Tikal, Ek Balam and more.

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Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza is one of the largest Maya cities, and it is one of the most visited archaeological sites in Mexico. More than 1 million tourists visit the Mayan ruins every year. The Temple of Kukulkan (pictured) -- also referred to as El Castillo -- stands 98-feet tall with 9 square terraces, and it’s a big draw for crowds during the spring and fall equinoxes. As the sun sets, visitors crowd around the pyramid to see the shadows on the steps that resemble a snake.

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