Here was born one of the most amazing cultures of the world. Its fascinating archaeological sites are surrounded by jungle, including Tikal National Park that was declared Natural and Cultural Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979.

There are also Yaxha, Ceibal, Aguateca, San Bartolo and El Mirador, where the Maya World largest pyramid is located. These places are the stage of development of the Maya civilization.

42 kilometers from Tikal National Park is located Uaxactún, an astrological observatory and one of the most important buildings in the area.

By its nature reserves, it has been recognized as the lung of the region. There live hundreds of animal and plant species. This same wealth and forest diversity allows adventure tourism, bird watching and ecotourism.