Composed of Guatemala, Belize and a handful of Mexican states, La Ruta Maya inspires wanderlust with its traditional customs, phenomenal Mayan sites, hedonistic beaches, superb diving and amazing wildlife. Whether you crave jungle-shrouded pyramids, adrenaline-pumping river trips or spectacular caves dripping with stalactites, our authoritative guide takes you deep into the heart of this exciting region.
Unravel the past-written by an expert in the field, our chapter on ancient Mayan culture tells all. Stay on track-128 user-friendly maps plus themed itineraries to help you plan the perfect journey. Relax in style - from palapas to jungle ecolodges, accommodations to suit every budget and taste. Talk the talk - earn smiles from the locals with our handy Spanish and Mayan language chapter. Go beyond - in-depth coverage of the outstanding ruins of Copan in Honduras.