How far is Playa del Carmen from Chichen Itza?

How far is Playa del Carmen from Chichen Itza?

A: Chichen Itza is about a 2.5 hour drive from Playa del Carmen.

Is Chichen Itza Free on Sundays?

On Sundays, Mexican nationals get free entry to Chichén Itzá, so the site will be even busier than on other days of the week. Similarly, national holidays and peak times such as Christmas and Easter will be busier too, so try to plan your visit to avoid peak times.

How do I get to Chichen Itza by bus?

From Cancun to Chichen Itza by Bus The ADO bus company offers service from the ADO station in Cancun to Chichen Itza. The bus leaves daily at 8:45am and has a return bus departing Chichen Itza at 4:30pm. It’s about a three-hour journey on the bus, and costs about 50 MXN.

Is there Uber in Chichen Itza?

To get there via Uber, passengers must take a good look at their Uber app, which now has an UberTOUR operation, so requesting a trip is the same as asking for an UberX. For 850 pesos, tolls included, a driver will take you to Chichen Itza, about 90 minutes away, and return you to your own collection point in Mérida.

Is Chichen Itza closer to Tulum or Cancun?

If you are staying in Cancun, there isn’t much difference in distance. Tulum is about 2 hours away from Cancun by car, and Chichen Itza is about 2 and a half hours from Cancun by car. Both sites are also connected to Cancun with regular bus services, although the journey does longer travelling by public transport.

Is driving to Chichen Itza safe?

For the most part, it will be pretty safe to travel to Chichén Itzá, I would just take extra precaution if you are choosing to drive to this remote location, as some of the roads in Mexico can be quite treacherous and unpredictable, if you also don’t know the roads or area very well I would definitely reconsider …

Can I visit Chichen Itza on my own?

The only way to see Chichen Itza without the crowds is to go there by yourself, either with a car or staying in a nearby town. You will also save the outrageous Chichen Itza tour price and only have to pay for your bus ticket and Chichen Itza entrance fee, which was 223 Pesos.

Is Uber illegal in Mexico?

It is not illegal, they government just has not approved their license to operate. In other words, Uber drivers have to have a certain license to operate but its something made up by the local government (according to one of our Uber drivers).

Which is better Tulum ruins or Chichen Itza?

By virtue of being a UNESCO site and a World Wonder, Chichen Itza is pretty crowded throughout the year. Especially more so during the equinoxes. If you wish to explore Mayan ruins in some peace, then Tulum is a better option. Even better, go to Ek Balam or Coba.