Chichén Itzá – El Castillo

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The snake heads are only on one side of the structure and they were meant to face the Sacred Well where the elite would be sacrificed

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This side of El Castillo was the most exposed to the elements, therefore the steps were destroyed beyond restoration

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The first sight of El Castillo
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The original platform for El Castillo was discovered when digging began nearby, it was then covered with porcelain top to protect the foundation

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