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Ik Kil is a well known cenote outside Pisté in the Municipality of Tinúm, Yucatán, Mexico, It is located in the northern center of the Yucatán Peninsula and is part of the Ik Kil Archeological Park near Chichen Itza. It is open to the public for swimming and is often included in bus
Cenote near the ruins of Chichen Itza. History tells of the Maya culture viewing these areas as very sacred, believing that they were gateways to the afterlife. There is also the problem that there are almost no rivers or lakes in the Yucatan peninsula, so cenotes became building sites for cities to provide the people with a water source.