This is a fantastic place to visit . went on a coach trip picked up at hotel ( very early ) stayed for about 2 hrs get very very very wet so when your coach driver says we have umbrellas take then as one minor...More
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Chichen Itzá is divided in two main sections the new and the old, the old part is pure Maya and it’s where you will find this observatory, and if you really want to understand all the mathematics and astrology involved in its construction please make...More
I recommend taking a guided tour of the entire site at Chichen Itza because the guides are very knowledgeable about all of the buildings on the site. This is a neat observatory and one of my favorite buildings on the site. You will learn that...More
One of the real highlights in chicken itza. The atmosphere of the jungle and buildings are amazing. We counted also many iguanas.
Mayan people were very aware about astronomy. Try to think that this people were studying the stars just with two crossed canes and observation... this temple has 3 windows for solstice, equinoxes. Need to be there and listen nice histories about it. It's connected underground...More
Then we visited Chichen-Itza, the main ruins there remarkable, but Observatorio was something outstanding. It is a blend of magical and scientific construction, completely different in design to most we saw so far. Must see while you at the place!
All of the Chichen Itza complex is just amazing and much bigger than I thought, we visited it in April and it was very hot.