A complex of Mayan ruins on Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula, the Chichén Itzá is an ancient city dominated by a massive step pyramid known as El Castillo or Temple of Kukulcan which thrived around 600 A.D. to 1200s. The fusion of Mayan construction techniques with new elements from central Mexico makes Chichén Itzá one of the most important examples of the Mayan-Toltec civilization in Yucatán and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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