☀Chichen Itza Facts: True and Interesting Facts about Chichen Itza ☀Chichen Itza Facts: True and Interesting Facts about Chichen Itza
Chichen Itza is a one of a wonderful place with wide range of numerous monuments like the Temple of Chac Mool, the Hall of the... ☀Chichen Itza Facts: True and Interesting Facts about Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza is a one of a wonderful place with wide range of numerous monuments like the Temple of Chac Mool, the Hall of the Thousand Pillars, and Pyramid of Kukulkan, At last, this place is truly a huge collection of great architecture and pyramid. Here are top true and interesting Chichen Itza Facts:

☀ The word “Chichen Itza” is come from a Mayan word which means on the mouth of the well of Itza”.

☀ There are two great cenotes in Chichen Itza are: Cenote Sagrado or Sacred Cenote and the Xtoloc.

☀ The Temple of the Descending God is located in the centre of Tulum where visitors are not permitted to enter the temple.

☀ The ruins and pyramids have just recently been bought by the government from a private owner.

☀ Chichen Itza is also known for its Great Ball Court.

☀ It is also called “El Castillo” which means “the castle” in Spanish.

☀ Until January 2006 the tourists were allowed to climb El Castillo.

☀ The most impressive structures in Chichen Itza is the Temple of the Warriors.

☀ The Kukulkan Pyramid is one of the new seven wonders of the world.

☀ The height of the Chichen Itza 30 meters.

The height of the Chichen Itza 30 meters. - Superior Facts

☀ The height of the Castillo is 24 meters and it has nine levels.

☀ The Chichen Itza was discovered in the year 514 A.D.

☀ The Chichen Itza was discovered by the priest Lakin Chan.

☀ The Chichen Itza city ruled by Itaze’s.

☀ The Chichen Itza city occupying an area of 4 square miles.

☀ The Chichen Itza city is the base of the Yucatan.

☀ The Chichen Itza city is a diverse population of 50,000 people.

☀ The Casa Colorada is one of the best buildings at Chichen Itza.

☀ The ball court is bordered by 26-foot-high walls.

☀ Nohoch Mul translated as the “large hill” with forty-two meters height & only Mayan pyramid that visitors are allowed to climb.

Nohoch Mul translated as the “large hill” with forty-two meters height & only Mayan pyramid that visitors are allowed to climb. - Superior Facts

☀ National Institute of Anthropology and History maintained the Chichen Itza.

☀ Mayan’s offspring were named according to the day on which they were born.

☀ La Iglesia is an ancient church in the center of Mexico.

☀ It is prohibited to climb the stairs of the Castillo.

☀ In Sacred Cenote young men & women were thrown and left as a sacrifice to the god of rain.

☀ Great ballcourt was constructed between 1050 and 1200 CE.

☀ El Castillo is the tallest construction within the Maya ruins of Tulum.

☀ Each temple has 365 steps which represent one day of the year.

☀ Chichen Viejo has established around 400 AD.

☀ Chichen Itza’s Majority sites are known for strange sounds.

☀ Chichen Itza’s all buildings are built from stone.

Chichen Itza’s all buildings are built from stone.- Superior Facts

☀ Chichen Itza was built near natural sinkholes.

☀ Chichen Itza was built between the 11th and 13th centuries A.D.

☀  Chichen Itza was a large city built by the Maya people about 1200 years ago.

☀ Chichen Itza was a center of pilgrimage for over 1,000 years.

☀ Chichen Itza is located in the eastern portion of the Yucatán state in Mexico.

☀ Chichen Itza is divided into two different areas: Chichen Viejo and Chichen Nuevo.

☀ Itza is a large Mayan city famous for a large pyramid temple.

☀ Chichen Itza has the largest ballcourt ever discovered in Mesoamerica.

☀ Chichen Itza has most ancient sites with over a million tourists.

☀ Chichen Itza attracts 1.4 million visitors every year.

☀ By UNESCO Chichen Itza was declared a World Heritage in 1988.

☀ At the Mayan time, there is a beach in Chichen Itza that was used to dock the ships.

☀ “At the mouth of the well of the Itza” is the actual name of the Chichen Itza.

☀ The largest sinkhole of Chichen Itza is  “Cenote Sagrado”.

Cenote Sagrado is the largest sinkhole in Chichen Itza with a 60 meters diameter. - Superior Facts

☀Chichen Itza Facts: True and Interesting Facts about Chichen Itza
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