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Mayan ruins

The sacred site of Chichen-Itza in Mexico was one of the greatest Mayan centres of the Yucatán peninsula. In it's 1000 year history, it's been handed around a bit. As a result it shows off Mayan construction techniques with new elements from central Mexico. If you've made the climb to the top. Good on you, you very fit person.

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It is estimated that there are thousands of May ruins in Belize. Few have been found and escavated by scientists but thousands more exist that are yet

It is estimated that there are thousands of May ruins in Belize. Few have been found and escavated by scientists but thousands more exist that are yet

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Explore underground rivers and ancient ruins at Xcaret archaeological park

Explore underground rivers and ancient ruins at Xcaret archaeological park ~ Been down this river and LoVed it!

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Grand Jaguar Pyramid at Tikal mayan ruins, Guatemala - by rodolfo obando One of my stops after I'm done with PA school..::I've learned so much about the Mayans and want to finally go there!!

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Mayan_Temple_of_the_Sun The Maya ruins of Palenque sit in the mist-shrouded jungles of eastern Mexico

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Chichen Itza

A visit to one of Mexico's ancient sites is a nice complement to a relaxing beach vacation. There are several well-preserved sites and this guide to the Riviera Maya ruins should help you decide which site fits in best to your vacation itinerary.

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