When in Belize exploring the ancient Maya is a must. Belize was once the heartland of the Maya. For nearly 3000 years the Maya civilization flourished in Belize with research suggesting over two million Maya once inhabited Belize.
Today, excavated sites, temples, and tombs remind us of their historical past. Belize is estimated to have over a thousand ancient Maya sites in Belize, which date back to 2500 BC and flourished until about 1200 AD. With plenty of Maya sites around, one is guaranteed to not be too far from reach.
Take a trip to one of the many Maya sites that have been uncovered. Climb to the top of these sacred sites and enjoy a 360 view of Belize’s jungle that surround these lost cities. To get the full experience and the scope of the Maya’s dominance, we can help book a guided tour for you. Getting the full run down of all the archeological facts makes a big difference.