On this tour with our Chichen Itza and Ek Balam private tour, you will Visit Chichen Itza and Ek Balam in the same day, Ek Balam in the Mayan idiom stands for "black jaguar". When the Maya abandoned Ek Balam, the site became hidden beneath the dense low-lying jungle. As with all of the Mayan pyramids, these ruins were discovered when archaeologists noticed a group of hills with trees and bushes growing out of them. Carefully excavating the mounds, they uncovered buildings and artifacts which had remained hidden for hundreds of years. Valladolid is a small, quaint town that has preserved its special colonial flavor. The majority of the town's people still wear typical Mayan clothing. Mayan women typically sit on one side of the plaza where they display and sell their handicrafts, which include hand-embroidered dresses and blouses, placemats and table cloths. and Chichén Itzá, with its imposing Mayan vestiges, famous for the mathematical precision with which they were built. and now considered one of the seven wonders of the modern world.
What to bring :
Light clothes, sunglasses, hat, eco-friendly suntan, comfortable walking shoes or sandals, extra cash for souvenirs, our driver can suggest a place for lunch.
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|Children from 3 to 11 years old pay $47.00 USD|