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Top Ten Mayan Ruins

Posted on March 17, 2012 | Top 10No Comment


When we read about the history across the world we would surely love to see the lovely facts and figures that form the statistics of the world around.

Mexico is one of the countries which has the best ruins, and also the most fascinating excavations and provide you with the best sites of archaeology which are totally enveloped by the jungle. The Quintana , Yucatan, and the Chiapas are regions which have the best Mayan ruins which are loaded with the best tourist delights and have been buried under the absolutely enchanting flora of the area.

Let us see which are the best Mayan Ruins in this part of Mexico and which the ones that are the most mystical are.

Visit the Palenque ruins which are a collection of the best ruins in this part of the city of Palenque. The provinces of Chiapas which lie near the River Usumacinta there are many sights to see and many exotic past memories of the most fascinating ruins. This is where you would find the temple of inscriptions which was discovered by one of the greatest Palanque lords, Pakal. The Palace is highlighted with the lovely game balls and the relief structures.

Palenque Mayan ruins

In this post I will present a ranking of the best Mayan ruins that we think are most interesting in Mexico to visit, to enjoy these mystical places and learn about Mayan culture:

Yaxchilan Ruins

The Yaxchilan ruins are another structure that are very old and ancient. This is a four hour drive from the city of Palenque. When you reach the Guatemala border, you would surely love to see the beauty of the river Usumacinta and here we sail for more than an hour and one surely loves to see the reptiles, monkeys and the howler monkeys. The visit here is normally adventurous. There are tours that are had here which take you to Yaxchilan. It is suggested that visitors ensure that they brings something warm here and also mosquito repellents, good shoes, boots and also many such things that would keep them safe from the mosquitoes and also the cold. Ensure you also bring a flashlight with you and you can then go round the corridors with a lot of light which would illuminate the corridors. This is like a maze and the entrance of the ruins is a part of the maze. It is a very enchanting and enthralling experience to visit this lovely ancient ruin.

Chichen Itza Ruin

Then you have the Chichen Itza Ruins which are very popular and have around 10,000 visitors. This is a place that is mainly visited by the tourists who come to Cancun and its hotels. It is better to visit this place in a low season. The climb is banned now and the top of the pyramid of Kukulkan is not allowed now. It is recommended that you can go down to the area and you would surely come back totally enchanted.

Tikal Ruins

Then there are the Tikal ruins which are in Guatemala and these are normally reached by organizing tours from nearby provinces like Chiapas. The excursion to Tikal is called “Flowers” and this is normally had along the river Usumacinta. So enjoy the sights of the natural surroundings and experience sleeping in the Peten jungles and also the flower regions in and around this region. Tikal is one of the largest Central American excavation regions I this part of the world.

To come to the Tikal ruins you can center the national Park by car. Here you would see the jaguars and so it is necessary that you wear good shoes, Do not feed the animals here. The price of getting into this region is very expensive here and so get the best sights of Mayan ruins.

Bonampack Ruins

Then see the Bonampack ruins, the Tulum ruins, the Copan ruins, the Uxmal ruins, the Calakmul ruins and get into this land of Mayan ruins. These are the ten best Mayan ruins in the world so get the best sights of thee ruins and the ideal travel pleasures.

Tulum Ruins

Bonampack Ruins Copan Ruin Uxmal Ruins Calakmul Ruins

With fascinating ruin sights and beautiful travel memories, Mayan ruins are a great intrigue in this part of the world.

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