What To Expect
Depart from Antigua, Guatemala to Copan, Honduras with breakfast on route.
Copan is an archaeological site of the Maya civilization located in the Copan Department of western Honduras, not far from the border with Guatemala. It was the capital city of a major Classical period kingdom from the 5th to 9th centuries AD. The city was located in the extreme southeast of the Mesoamerican cultural region, on the frontier with the Isthmo-Colombian cultural region, and was almost surrounded by non-Maya peoples. In this fertile valley now lies a city of about 3000, a small airport, and a winding road.
You will arrive at one of the most impressive archaeological sites in the Maya World: Copan, declared by UNESCO a world heritage site. Our tour begins with a visit to the Mayan site of Copan or the "Kingdom of the Sun," which dates from the Maya Classic period (300 to 900 AD) where can still be seen several stone sculptures
Enjoy a unique tour through Copan. This archaeological site has a special connection with Quirigua and covers the most impressive dynasty of the Mayan world, the dynasty Yax Kuk Mo.
At the end of the tour, we will return to Antigua, Guatemala.
Roundtrip hotel transfers
Copan Archaeological Park admissions
Bilingual tour guide (English and Spanish) at Archaeological Park
Meals and drinks (unless specified)
Tips and gratuities
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