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Tikal National Park, Guatemala
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking through the densely wooded jungle. Not knowing what to expect. Pushing away branches, stepping in the mud. And then,...there she is. A magnificent building. Mysterious, scary.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Henk W
Reviewed 23 September 2019

We spent 3-4 hours roaming around the various temples with a guide but the site is huge and there is plenty here to fill more time. The place is absolutely amazing.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank meopi76
Reviewed 23 March 2019

Temple I, also known as the Great Jaguar Temple, is the landmark symbol of Tikal as seen in every travel brochure of Mayan ruins in Guatemala. It's stunning to see it in person. It is best viewed from the Grand Plaza. Underneath the temple, there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Joan H
Reviewed 15 January 2019

This temple will take your breath away. It is unobstructed view and large and beautiful. Great photos to be had from base of temple and also from top of Temple 2. This is my favorite temple. The surrounding area is also amazing. Must see when...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Craig-World-Travelle
Reviewed 5 January 2019

It is the main attraction. Ask for a tour guide from Gem Tours. Specifically ask for Jose Moreno. His English is like a native.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 1 November 2018

although not allowed to go up, it is very beautiful building. the lintels are gone though. Would be great to see lintels or the replications nearby to get a sense

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank yz1991
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Having been to Machu Picchu I personally think Tikal is even better. This place is utterly phenomenal. Unbelievable. Easy to do in a day - I'd recommend a 4 hour tour through Los Amigos at 8am. You get there whilst its still cool enough but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Clunnon207
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Grab an ice cold gallo and walk around this place! So cool. This temple is one of the larger ones right in the main square. You used to be able to climb it, but after a few people came tumbling down..they stopped it. Would be...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Carlito106
Reviewed 27 July 2018

If you are in Guatemala you simply canNOT miss a visit to Tikal and Temple I is the highlight of the experience. It is worth it to hire a guide, we went with BZM Tours in San Ignacio and were really happy with the experience....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cliffordicus
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

First one we saw and were so mesmerized by it. The architectural design is flawless and just transports you back in time.

Date of experience: July 2018
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