The Belize Maya ruins complex at Caracol, is an incredibly large Mayan city whose population at was double that of Belize City today. The Maya ruins at Caracol largest pyramid counts out at 43 meters high, still in 2013 the tallest structure in Belize.
Lamanai, Mayan ruins in Belize. This is one of the highest ruins. You could see for miles! Just miles of green, luscious jungle. 17 mile river ride to get to the ruins, boisterous monkeys in the trees, previous pinner says its a magical experience!
Last week, the research center of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts announced that an archaeological expedition led by Ivan Sprajc has uncovered the remains of two Maya cities, Lagunita and Tamchen.
*Palenque* - Palenque was a Maya city state in southern Mexico that flourished in the century. The ruins date back to 226 BC to its fall around 1123 AD. It is located near the Usumacinta River in the Mexican state of Chiapas
Best Mayan Ruins to Visit from Playa Del Carmen, Cancun or Merida
The little-known Mirador Basin, hidden among years of jungle growth in northern Guatemala, consists of five Preclassic Mayan cities, each larger and older than the nearby (and far more famous) Tikal by years.