In the jungles of Guatemala are the incredible ruins of temples and pyramids of Tikal, probably the greatest Mayan city that existed.
Deep in the jungle, these enormous Mayan ruins are hardly visited – but they’re probably the most impressive you’ll see!
Chichen Itza is one of the most popular Mayan ruins because it’s close to coastal tourist towns. But there’s much more to it than that!
It’s worth a little extra effort to see one of the most impressive Mayan sites at the Uxmal ruins in Mexico.
It was at this ancient city that archaeologists made their biggest find of the Mayan world – a tomb untouched for more than a millennium!
They may not be the most significant, but won’t find ruins with a better location than these ones on the Riviera Maya!
The Ancient Mayan site of Yaxchilan is an adventure to reach and explore. It’s worth the effort for the incredible artworks like the famous lintels.