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Tikal: Visit the ruins of Yaxha

Visit the ruins of Yaxha

The lesser-known but still accessible ruins of Yaxhá lie halfway between Tikal and the Belize border, making them a rewarding stop on the journey between Guatemala and its easterly neighbour.

Climb the temples that crowd its compact main square for excellent views out over the nearby Lake  Yaxhá and the surrounding jungle.

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