Lamanai Archaeological Reserve, Orange Walk

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Ruin Historic Site
Visit Lamanai Archaeological Reserve, the ruins of a Mayan complex known for its long occupation. The site was inhabited from the Early Maya period well into the 20th century. Today, you can trek the unpaved roads to the ruins, or take a boat ride there along the river. Admire the picturesque stone temples surrounded by dense, verdant jungle, and learn about the area's rich history. Enjoy exploring the lush rainforest, filled with colorful wildlife, and climb up the high temple for a singular view of the surroundings. To visit Lamanai Archaeological Reserve and get the most from your holiday in Orange Walk, create itinerary details personal to you using our Orange Walk trip builder.
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  • Took the trip to Lamanai on my recent cruise with Norwegian. It was a bit of a trek to get there, about hour 15 minutes on the bus and then a 45 minute boat ride each way. Once we got there had a nice...  more »
  • I had a fun time exploring the different Mayan Ruins ! The site is really well maintained and has a visitor center / museum and a nice area to sit and relax by the river. P.S Look out for snakes on th...  more »
  • 13000 steps later I was at the tip of one of the most beautiful spots on earth. Besides being winded and basically out of shape I still ran circles around the older people and was walking with my guid...  more »