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"THE ITZAES" Top 5 Page for this destination Ruinas Chichén-Itzá Favorite Tip by LoriPori

Ruinas Chichén-Itzá General: 61 reviews and 72 photos

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by LoriPori

Favorite thing: The ITZAES settled in Chichen-Itza in the 9th century A.D. Believed to be puton or chontal mayas, they forged a wide empire with one culture centered in Chichen-Itza. Around 1250 A.D. the city was abandoned for reasons still not completely understood. The power of this city was so great, that centuries after its fall, it is still a site of adoration.

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Feb 2, 2005
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