Amidst the lush jungles of Mexico, there lies a forgotten world, a world 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 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. The grand plazas, once bustling with life, 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 that 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.
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The Maya civilization occupied a wide territory that included southeastern Mexico and northern Central America. This area included the entire Yucatán Peninsula and all of the territory now incorporated into the modern countries of Guatemala and Belize, as well as the western portions of Honduras and El Salvador.