Tikal

Tikal is a large archaeological site in the department of Petén. During the Classic Period it was one of the largest and most important of the Mayan cities.
Photo: Rialfver, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Ruins
Tikal is the designation given to one of the major structures at Tikal, one of the largest cities and archaeological sites of the pre-Columbian Maya civilization in Mesoamerica. Photo: Zigomar, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Ruins
Tikal Temple III, also known as the Temple of the Jaguar Priest, was one of the principal temple pyramids at the ancient Maya city of Tikal, in the of modern . Photo: Laslovarga, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ruins
Tikal is a Mesoamerican pyramid at the Maya archaeological site of Tikal in the of northern . Photo: MrPanyGoff, CC BY 2.0.

Ruins
Tikal is the name given by archaeologists to one of the major pyramids at Tikal. Photo: Ondřej Žváček, CC BY 2.5.

Tikal

Latitude
17.2208° or 17° 13' 15" north
Longitude
-89.6223° or 89° 37' 20.1" west
Population
240
IATA airport code
TKM
United Nations Location Code
GT TKM
Elevation
240 metres (787 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 38321864
Geo­Names ID
3588369
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Tikal
  • Albanian: Tikal
  • Arabic: Tikal
  • Arabic: تيكال
  • Armenian: Տիկալ
  • Azerbaijani: Tikal
  • Bashkir: Тикаль
  • Basque: Tikal
  • Bavarian: Tikal
  • Belarusian: Тыкаль
  • Bengali: টিকাল
  • Bengali: তিকাল
  • Breton: Tikal
  • Bulgarian: Тикал
  • Burmese: တီကားလ်
  • Catalan: Tikal
  • Cebuano: Tikal
  • Chinese: Tikal
  • Chinese: 堤卡爾
  • Chinese: 提卡
  • Chinese: 提卡尔
  • Chinese: 蒂卡尔
  • Chinese: 蒂卡尔国家公园
  • Chinese: 蒂卡爾
  • Croatian: Tikal
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  • Danish: Tikal
  • Dutch: Tikal (stad)
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  • Egyptian Arabic: تيكال
  • English: Mutal
  • English: Mutul
  • English: Yax Mutul
  • Esperanto: Tikal
  • Finnish: Tikal
  • French: Parc national de Tikal
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  • Galician: Tikal
  • Georgian: ტიკალი
  • German: Mutal
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  • Greek: Τικάλ
  • Hebrew: טיקאל
  • Hindi: टीकाल
  • Hungarian: Tikal
  • Indonesian: Tikal
  • Italian: Parco nazionale di Tikal
  • Italian: Tikal
  • Japanese: ティカル
  • Japanese: ティカル国立公園
  • Korean: 티칼
  • Latvian: Tikala
  • Lithuanian: Tikal
  • Lithuanian: Tikalas
  • Lithuanian: Tikalis
  • Macedonian: Тикал
  • Malayalam: Tikal
  • Malayalam: ടികാൽ
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tikal
  • Nepali: टिकाल
  • Norwegian: Tikal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tik'al
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tikal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tikal nasjonalpark
  • Occitan (post 1500): Tikal
  • Persian: تیکال
  • Polish: Tikal
  • Polish: Tikál
  • Portuguese: Parque nacional de tikal
  • Portuguese: Tikal
  • Russian: Национальный парк Тикаль
  • Russian: Тикаль
  • Scots: Tikal
  • Serbian: Tikal
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  • Serbo-Croatian: Tik'al
  • Serbo-Croatian: Tikal
  • Slovak: Tikal
  • Spanish: Mutal
  • Spanish: Mutul
  • Spanish: Tikal
  • Spanish: Yax Mutul
  • Swedish: Tikal
  • Thai: ติกัล
  • Thai: ตีกัล
  • Thai: อุทยานแห่งชาติตีกัล
  • Turkish: Tikal
  • Ukrainian: Національний парк Тікаль
  • Ukrainian: Тікаль
  • Vietnamese: Vườn quốc gia Tikal
  • Waray (Philippines): Tikal
  • Welsh: Tikal
  • Wu Chinese: 蒂卡尔
  • तिकाल

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