Chichen Itza, Mayan ruins in Yucatan, Mexico. They used to sacrifice virgins by throwing them into this cenote. The white line connecting the cenote and the pyramid is an ancient Mayan road called a "sacbe".
Chichen Itza Mayan ruins, Mexico - Las Monjas is one of the more notable structures at Chichen Itza. It is a complex of Terminal Classic buildings constructed in the Puuc architectural style. The Spanish named this complex Las Monjas ("The Nuns" or "The N
Despite what companies might tell you, you don't have to visit Chichen Itza as part of a tour - you can don it by yourself! Check out our guide on how to visit independently, and for less that $15 per person.