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Thank you for voting for the Tikal National Park to become one of the 8 Wonders of the World. Thanks to you TIKAL NATIONAL PARK came in among the top 5 in the 4th position. Two of our other destinations made it to the top 10: Torres del Paine NP in Chile in the 1st place and the Blue Hole in Belize at number 8. Please visit our websites www.chiletravelmall.com and www.belize travelmall.com to visit these destinations and please check the offical 8 wonders of the World page by clicking here.
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On December 2012 there were many different events around the MAYA WORLD to celebrate the beginning of a new cycle in the Maya Calendar! Special events will be held at Copan throughout 2013. The celebration continues and it is only the beginning... Write us for more information on our Inner Journeys in Extraordinary Places...

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This site is dedicated to all the park guards and workers and the archaeologists, who have dedicated their lives to researching and protecting this wonderful cultural resource, a heritage of all Guatemalans and the world.

This website is an educational resource specially dedicated to Guatemalan children, because conservation of our cultural treasures starts with education.

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This is a contribution made by the private sector, by Ecotourism & Adventure Specialists and the Association for the Development of the Maya World, towards education on our culture and the history of the ancient Maya as well as to support the protection of and research on Guatemala's heritage.This site is constantly revised and updated amd all the published pricing is current and reliable.


  

The Tikal National Park , in the Peten region in Nmprises an area of 222 mi2 or 576 km2 . The park contains some of the most fascinating archaelogical remains of the ancient Maya Civilization. Excavated by Pennsylvania University between 1953 and 1969 Tikal is the largest excavated site in the American continent. Excavation and restoration in Tikal continued under theProyecto Nacional Tikal, University of San Carlos in Guatemala and I.D.A.E.H. (Instituto de Antropología e Historia) unveiling more wonders than may be imagined. The Institute* manages the park. Many mounds covered by a thick layer of jungle for over one thousand years have been left untouched as found by archaeologists. Restoration continues to this day.

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