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Ancient Mayan Ruins
Ancient Mayan Ruins

Amidst the lush jungles of Mexico, there lies a forgotten world that once flourished by a highly sophisticated civilization – the Mayans. The ancient ruins of the Mayan cities now lay in ruins, their towering pyramids and grand plazas silent witnesses to a bygone era. Yet, the mystery surrounding these lost Mayan cities still endures, beckoning modern-day adventurers to unravel its secrets.

For centuries, the towering pyramids of the Mayans have stood testament to their architectural prowess and the depth of their spiritual beliefs. Once bustling with life, the grand plazas now stand deserted, their walls adorned with intricate carvings and hieroglyphs. Yet, despite their rich history, much of the Mayans’ legacy remains shrouded in mystery, waiting to be uncovered by intrepid explorers.

Discover Mayan lost cities

Take a trip into the past. Travel through time and discover the magic of the most important archaeological pre-Hispanic cities in the Mayan World. Follow the footsteps of Mayan priests, brave Spanish conquistadors, and 19th-century adventurers who climbed the same steps you are about to embark on.

Feel the allure of ancient times. Take a step back in time and explore ancient Mayan ruins in Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, and Belize. Visit Mayapan, Chichen Itza, Xunantunich, Xel-Ha, Muyil, Tikal, Ek Balam, Tikal, Copan and more.

What will you find on this blog?

  • Full description and historical facts
  • Entrance fee and opening hours
  • Tourist map or plan
  • How to get to the archaeological site

The ancient Mayan city-states occupied a vast territory, including southeastern Mexico and northern Central America. This territory included the entire Yucatan Peninsula and all of what is now the modern countries of Guatemala and Belize, as well as the western parts of Honduras and El Salvador.