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Xunantunich Mayan Ruin from San Ignacio

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Duration

4 hours

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

15 people

Languages

English, Espanol

Overview

Xunantunich Mayan Ruin from San Ignacio

Xunantunich Mayan Ruin from San Ignacio: A must-visit, even when on the shortest stays in our beautiful country. Xunantunich is a national treasure that fills its visitors with a sense of time travel. It a short drive in air-conditioned comfort along the Western Highway. You’ll know you’re arriving when you spot the little falls of the Mopan River winding alongside the road through the village of San Jose Succotz. You’re hit with how green and lush everything is. Some visitors will get to see a group of women doing laundry in the river while their children swim nearby.

Xunantunich Mayan Ruin from San Ignacio

Local souvenirs, hammocks, and blankets are available from the many vendors waiting alongside the River where you board the hand-cranked ferry that has carried many thousands to and from the calm beauty of this Maya Temple. The climb/drive up to Xunantunich begins on the other bank of the river.

Xunantunich Mayan Ruin from San Ignacio

Xunantunich is very well kept and offers many opportunities for amazing selfies and group photos. The views from atop the castle are stupendous and go on for miles. Its wide-open spaces have provided a lovely backdrop for proposals and weddings, and have served as a location for a few films and telenovelas. The temples are nestled in between lush rainforest whose trees may bloom vibrant red, yellow, orange, or pink in season. Bring along a hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, along with an open heart to experience simplicity and visiting another world for a few hours.

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3- 5 hours

Languages

English
Espanol

Gold Standard

Gold Standard

COVID-19 precautions

All areas that customers touch
Customers must keep distance in vehicles
The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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