Is there more to Chichen Itza than the Mayan ruin of the same name which has recently been named one of the Seven Modern Wonders of the World? The small town that surrounds the important structure is filled with tourists who travel here specifically to visit the ruins and may only stay long enough to do so, but there are a few activities to keep those those who stay longer busy. These include treatments at a healing spa, birdwatching on local nature trails, and trips to cenotes not far from the ruins.
Sightseeing is also a good way to use some of your time in Chichen Itza. Sights in the area include 17 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. To read about other area sightseeing attractions, check out this page.
The table below has some details regarding one other type of activity.
|Horseback Riding Site||--||0.5 mi. Southeast of Central Chichen Itza||Mexico|
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