With early access, unlock the secrets of the ancient Maya civilization as you explore Chichén Itzá with an archaeologist guide. Tucked deep in the Yucatan jungle, this UNESCO World Heritage Site is filled with the weathered remains of temples, tombs, and pyramids that date back to the 8th century.
Get a head start, waking up early to beat the crowds and experience Chichén Itzá in the cool morning hours. Follow your guide between sites as you explore the evolution of Maya architecture, from the early Puuc styles to Chenes forms. Admire the looming facade of the pyramid El Castillo, imagine the players of ancient ball games on the site’s massive courts, and discuss impressions of the afterlife at the entrances of tombs.
Along the way, uncover how Chichén Itzá was constructed in stages over hundreds of years.