Chichen Itza tours from Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen to Chichen Itza mayan ruins tour

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Regular Price: $79.00 USD

Online Price: $53.00 USD

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Tour Information

Enjoy a full day Chichen Itza and cenote tour from Playa del Carmen or Playacar.  We assure you this will be one of your vacation's highlights!

Admire the impressive Chichen Itza Mayan ruins, refresh yourself swimming in a natural cenote, enjoy a delicious buffet of Yucatecan food and finish with a Valladolid City express stop. All during the same tour!

Avoid wasting the worthy time of your vacations planning your next visit to Chichen Itza on your own. Let the experts do the hard work for you, and get everything covered in advance: transportation, Chichen Itzá tickets,  guide, where to eat and what cenote to choose.

What to expect:

Enjoy your guided tour to Chichen Itzá from Playa del Carmen on a comfortable and air-conditioned van (capacity for 20 people).

Learn from our guide all the details about Chichen Itzá Mayan ruins, culture and traditions. A guide at Chichen Itzá is a must, if not, you’d be just looking at a bunch of stones.

Admire the stunning  Kukulcan pyramid (El Castillo), the Temple of the Warriors, and the Ball Court with incredible acoustics.

Enjoy some free time to explore by yourself and don’t forget to snap some sensational pictures (awesome for your social media LOL).

Cool off swimming in the beautiful X-Cajum natural cenote (sinkhole), where you’ll also have a delicious buffet of Yucatecan food (salad bar, beef, chicken, pork, sides, etc).

Finish your Mayan ruin tours from Playa del Carmen with a Valladolid City panoramic tour (central park, Calzada de los Frailes street, and San Bernardino Ex Convent).

About Chichen Itzá

Chichen Itza is Mexico’s 2nd most visited archeological site (just after Teotihuacan).

Located only 112.7 miles (181.4 km) away from Playa del Carmen. A Playa del Carmen to Chichen Itza drive shouldn’t take longer than 2 hours.

The Kukulkan Pyramid “El Castillo” in Chichen-Itza (24 m. high), was claimed as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World elected in 07.07.2007.

The northern group of Chichen Itza’s monuments of Chichen-Itza: the Great Ball Court, the Temple of Kukulkan and the Temple of the Warriors, are masterpieces of Mesoamerican architecture because of their beauty, proportions, refinement of their construction and sculpted decorations.

Chichen Itza city declined after around 1440 A.D and was not excavated until 1841 A.D.

Additional information about Chichen Itza tours from Playa del Carmen:

Playa del Carmen Pick up details :

  • Pickups from major hotels in Playacar are included. In Playa del Carmen, due to the limited access to vehicles in the 5th avenue, we offer several easy-to-reach meeting points such as "Plaza La Fiesta" and "La Bodeguita de en Medio".
    • The exact pickup time is sent by email after the booking is completed.
    • Tours from Cancun and Riviera Maya are available.


  • How to get to Chichen Itza from Playa del Carmen?: The best way to get there is taking a tour, you're on vacations, let an expert do the work for you! If you’re more into an adventure experience, you can rent a car or ride a bus (“ADO” is a first class bus company, with daily departures)
  • Playa del Carmen to Chichen Itza bus: Our tour is offered on a comfortable air-conditioned van for only 20 people (personalized service guaranteed).
  • Playa del Carmen to Chichen Itza drive: it shouldn’t take you more than 2.5 hours. Chichen Itza is on the main highway between Mérida and Cancun. If you have time and are looking for a more adventurist route, the "libre' road runs parallel to the toll highway, which goes by many villages and gives a better feel for the area.
  • Is it safe to drive from Playa del Carmen to Chichen Itza?: Yes, it is safe! We would recommend you to take the new toll road, you can save some extra time. Taking the toll road you don’t need to be alert for pedestrians and animals on the road or "speed bumps".


  • Round trip air conditioned transportation from Playa del Carmen to Chichen Itza.
  • English speaking certified guide from pick up to drop off.
  • Chichen Itza admission ticket.
  • Guided tour in Chichen Itzá archaeological site by our expert guide.
  • Free time in Chichen Itzá ruins.
  • Visit to X-Cajum Cenote (sinkhole).
  • Free time to swim in the cenote.
  • Access to restrooms and dressing rooms at cenote.
  • Buffet meal (beverages not included).
  • Panoramic visit to Valladolid City.


  • Available daily
  • 07:30hrs to 17:00hrs
  • Please show on time with printed voucher:

Not included

  • Tips to guide (optional).
  • Drinks.


  • Bring comfortable clothes and shoes, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat, swimsuit, towel and cash for personal expenses and Chichen Itza souvenirs.


  • You must present printed voucher.