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Copan Ruinas

Copan, Honduras
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“mayan ruins” (118 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Copan, Honduras
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a private tour of the ruins. An amazing and interesting place to visit. We were luck to visit on a quiet day so the surroundings were very peaceful.

Thank supersaint76
Reviewed 6 days ago

Of the Mayan sites visited on my trip (Tikal and Aguateca) this was by far my favorite. Did not use a guie on this one but felt as if one wasn't necessary. Easy to walk through, macaws all around, well maintained paths and an entire...More

Thank moose938
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live in Belize and tracell d to Mayan ruins all over Mexico too so we didn't have high school spectating of this remote (for us) place as we felt like "we've seen that, done that" kinda thing. But we were wrong! Beautiful ruins and...More

Thank RackMarianna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went because Hubby wanted to see ruins. They are not really my thing but I can honestly say I thoroughly enjoyed our time here. We met a guide the day before and he was waiting for us out front when we arrived. He walked us...More

Thank Gin K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved visiting the ruins of the Mayans in Copan. Everything was so accessible to visitors, and it is quite a large area to explore. We especially loved all of the Macaws flying through the trees. It was very beneficial to hire a guide, as...More

Thank jwo217
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Ruins at Copan are a must see part of a Central American trip. We hired an onsite guide to explain all the symbolism. Well worth the additional cost.

Thank seafare74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Copan is a magnificent world heritage site and a must see! However, the guides can be very hit or miss so be sure to split the guide fee with several people so you don't end up paying a lot for a guide who leaves your...More

Thank cPeacec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth the bad road to get there. Amazing place. Like Tical, but smaller. . They charge extra for tunnel tour. Loved the Macaws flying around. Must have been something to live there in its' heyday.

Thank kevin k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are a few places that you have to see at least one in a lifetime. Copán archeological site is one of them. The sacred city is one of Mayan landmarks. Your visit could be more comprehensive if you take a guide, but you have...More

Thank carmengonzalezh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My trip to the ruins began and ended in San Pedro Sula but I understand the trip to the ruins is the same regardless your starting point. There is no nearby airport so you must travel overland to get to the ruins. I begin at...More

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Isabel P
21 August 2017|
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Response from DaleL943 | Reviewed this property |
I think it is predawn. You have to book a private tour at the ruins office.
4 July 2017|
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Response from Beth_Moscov | Reviewed this property |
It is walkable from town but we took tuk tuks as they are fun and cheap and I am disabled so we wanted to save my energy for the ruins themselves. There are a lot of attractions around town so it makes for a nice central... More
4 July 2017|
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Response from DaleL943 | Reviewed this property |
You can walk in about 25 minutes to Most hotels. It is hot and without shade so take a hat and plenty of water. No food or water are sold inside the ruins