Latin America's ancient civilisations: Mayans
In the first of the series, we delve into the past to discover the ancient civilisations of Latin America, starting with the…
Nestled among the tropical rainforests Tikal is one of the largest archaeological sites and urban centers of the pre-Columbian Maya civilization.
Nestled among the tropical rainforests Tikal is one of the largest archaeological sites and urban centers of the pre-Columbian Maya civilization and was declared UNESCO world heritage site in 1979. Dating back to the 4th century BC, Tikal demonstrates the architectural brilliance of the Mayans. The 64 metre climb up Temple IV rewards visitors with fantastic views across the jungle, it is also a wonderful place to watch the sun go down over this incredible park.
13 Nights from £3,794€3,463$4,311
Dotted with fabulous archaeological sites and picturesque colonial towns, explore colourful markets and scale the magnificent, soaring pyramids set in lush jungle rainforest
16 Nights from £3,406€3,016$3,768
The Mayan Civilisation self-destructed before the arrival of the Conquistadores. Today, we visit their legacy, massive pyramids and jungle strongholds, colourful markets and c…
15 Nights from £2,998€2,547$3,197
Visit colourful markets, grand colonial architecture, impressive Mayan pyramids in dense rainforest and unwind on the Caribbean's Barrier Reef
22 Nights from £4,463€4,232$5,248
Journey to mighty Aztec and Mayan civilisations, from Mexico to Guatemala admiring ancient pyramids, colourful markets and colonial architecture
16 Nights from £4,642€4,438$5,499
Visit Mayan villages, colourful weavers and the massive pyramids built by powerful civilisations that mysteriously abandoned their cities to the encroaching jungle