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.

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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.

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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 Petén Department of modern . is situated 1½ km west of Tikal. Photo: Laslovarga, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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