Cenote Ik kil, Chichen Itza

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Swim in sacred Mayan waters at Cenote Ik kil, a naturally formed water basin, 60 m (200 ft) in diameter and located 26 m (85 ft) below ground level. Twinkling, clear waters fill the pool, decorated by hanging vines cascading from the treetops above. Step down the ornately carved limestone stairway to reach the swimming platform, where refreshing 35 m (114.8 ft) deep waters await. Keep your eyes out for the shoal of black catfish that call the cenote their home--don’t worry, they don’t bite. When you’re feeling rejuvenated, enjoy a bite to eat at one of the surrounding restaurants. Arrange to visit Cenote Ik kil and other attractions in Chichen Itza using our Chichen Itza trip planner .
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  • October 3, 2017
    If you went to chicen - Itza does not cost you anything given the proximity and are going to win many times it is a beautiful place, the water is very cold but worth it and if you don't want to get is a visual delight
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  • October 3, 2017
    After visiting Chichen Izta, under a scorching sun, you know well dive into the cool waters of this impressive cenote, the place is beautiful. Come and feel the experience of swimming in the Red Bull ad scene.
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  • October 3, 2017
    Exceeded expectations, was super nice, is well organized and we can leave everything in lockers. Natural beauty =) I think it's great, the water is fresher but great and felt really good after the visit to Chichen Itza (watch out for the bucks, my bracelets were darkest of mineralization but then went back to normal) the restaurant is a little weak but supplies the needs.
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