Belize is home to over 600 ancient Mayan sites. Archaeologists believe that Belize was at one time the center of the lowland Mayan Empire. Over two thousand years ago a million people could have been living in what is present-day Belize.
Many of these Mayan sites still remain unexplored and buried. They range from small mounds to ceremonial caves, which are still being discovered to this day.
If you are planning a trip to Belize at any time of the year, here are our top 5 must visit Mayan sites.