Overland Travel Guatemala
Tikal one of the largest settlements of the Maya in the Guatemala
Guatemala – a country in Central America. The Republic of Guatemala is in the northern part of Central America, stretching across the continent from the Pacific to the Caribbean. In the north and north-west it is bordered by Mexico to the south and south-east – with Honduras and El Salvador, in the north-east – with Belize. On the west by the Pacific Ocean in the east – the Gulf of Honduras Caribbean.
Travel Route Guatemala – Mexico – USA.
Tikal – one of the largest settlements of the Maya, is located in the El Peten Guatemala Province. The I-IX centuries BC. e. the city was one of the most important centers of the Mayan civilization. Researchers estimate that its population at that time was between 100 to 200 thousand people. By the end of the X century, after a series of rebellions, the city was finally abandoned residents.
So we look to the pyramid clearing of jungle thickets.
Peten Itza – a lake in northern Guatemala. Located southwest of the settlement of the Maya Tikal. The second largest lake in Guatemala after Izabal.
Behind Honduras. On the border of Guatemala and Honduras.