Lamanai is in . The name Lamanai means "submerged crocodile". To reach Lamanai, one must travel up the New River for a 26 mile scenic boat ride through dense jungle.

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Lamanai is a Mesoamerican archaeological site, and was once a major city of the Maya civilization, located in the north of , in Orange Walk District. is situated 1 mile north of Lamanai. Photo: Urbanarcheology, CC BY 3.0.


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