Maya


tikal stela 16 grid
Stela 16 is a Maya royal portrait stela showing the ruler Jasaw Chan K’awiil bedecked in feathers, jade, and an elaborate headdress

Tikal Stela 16


quirigua
The ruins of Quirigua contain some outstanding 8th-century monuments and an impressive series of carved stelae and sculpted calendars that constitute an essential source for the study of Mayan civilization.

Quiriguá


copan
The ruined citadel and imposing public squares reveal the three main stages of development before the city was abandoned in the early 10th century.

Copán


The ceremonial center of Tikal contains superb temples and palaces, and public squares accessed by means of ramps.

Tikal