Ik Kil Cenote

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Part of the Il Kil Archeological Park which is also home to a popular Maya Ruin, the Il Kil Cenote is open to the public for swimming and is commonly included as a part of area tours.

A stairway leads underground to the swimming platform of Il Kil Cenote, which is located about 85 feet below ground.

Location

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The Il Kil Cenote is relatively easy to find, set just off he Merida-Valladolid Highway.

Ik Kil Cenote is located on the southeastern edge of Yucatan, in Mexico Not Caribbean; it's a mile and a half (three kilometers) to the southeast of Chichen Itza.

Nearby Restaurants

Of course, one of the most exciting possibilities while spending a few hours exploring the area is enjoying a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of the outdoor park. La Casa Del Mayab is a is a convenient buffet and one of the quickest options for visitors here. La Casa Del Mayab is only around three miles away, so grab a table and place your order. Xunan and Las Mestizas offer additional dining options close-by where visitors will be able to enjoy the local cuisine in the Yucatan Peninsula.

Nearby Attractions

Other kinds of nearby activities include Chichen Viejo (Old Chichen), which is a mile and a half away Yucatan. Also, you might consider visiting Steam Bath, which is another attraction in the area.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, the following table shows the closest options.

Attractions Near Ik Kil Cenote
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Chichen Viejo (Old Chichen) Historic Site 1.6 mi. (1.0 km) WNW 0.6 mi. South of Chichen Itza
Steam Bath Historic Site 1.7 mi. (0.3 km) NW Chichen Itza
Akab-Dzib Historic Site 1.7 mi. (0.3 km) NW Chichen Itza
Stacked Stones Historic Site 1.8 mi. (0.3 km) NW Chichen Itza
Nunnery Historic Site 1.8 mi. (0.3 km) NW Chichen Itza
Church (La Iglesia) Historic Site 1.8 mi. (0.4 km) NW Chichen Itza
El Caracol Historic Site 1.8 mi. (0.2 km) NW Chichen Itza
Colonnades Historic Site 1.9 mi. (0.3 km) NW Chichen Itza

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