23 Little Known Facts About Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza was once one of the greatest Mayan centres of the Yucatán peninsula. According to UNESCO, “the monuments of Chichen-Itza… are among the undisputed masterpieces of Mesoamerican architecture because of the beauty of their proportions, the refinement of their construction and the splendor of their sculpted decorations.” Ancient Origins visited Chichen Itza last month to bring you these exclusive photographs and video footage of this magnificent site.

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