Puerto Barrios (Tikal), Guatemala
Located on the Bay of Amatique, an arm of the Caribbean Sea, Tikal is home to the largest and most magnificent Mayan ruins in the world. Take a hike through the tropical jungles, home to many exotic species of plants and animals. Examine the ruins, which include temples, ball courts and residences, and explore the mysteries surrounding this ancient culture.
Language: Spanish Currency: Guatemalan quetzal (GTQ), US dollar (US$)