As one of the most important city-states in pre-Hispanic America, Chichen Itza is one of the most visited archaeological sites in Mexico today.
Chichen Itza, one of the New 7 Wonders of The World according to UNESCO, since July 7th, 2007
The City of Chichen Itza is one of the most significant archaeological sites in Mexico and is known in many places in the world.
At two Square miles, the city was one of the largest Mayan cities and became a major economic and political hub in the 7th century.
The site is abandoned, and no one can tell why this happened.
There are several centuries-old buildings to explore in this area, and going with a guide will help tourists understand the Mayan culture better.