Chichén Itzá is the largest of the ancient Mayan ruins on the Yucatan Peninsula. A center of Mayan pilgrimage for over 1,000 years, it is now one of Mexico's most-visited tourist destinations.

Facts & Stats on Chichén Itzá

Go Historic ID
318968
Names
Chichén Itzá
"Well of the Itzáes"
Dates
7th-12th centuries

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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Chichén Itzá - Mexico