It's not just Mexico that boasts exceptional Maya ruins. Down in Belize, they've got an ancient heritage of their own.
The city of Altun Ha was once a thriving Maya settlement, busy with trade and agriculture, and blessed with grand temples filled with exotic items. With this entrance ticket, you can take a self-guided look around the city. This includes a museum housing a replica carving of the Maya Sun God, Kinich Ahau, which the eagle-eyed among you will have spotted on Belizean banknotes.