Cahal Pech Mayan Ruins Belize

This is Cahal Pech, a Maya ruin located on the outskirts of San Ignacio in the Cayo District of Belize. The site was occupied as far back as 900 BC but major construction dates to the Maya classic period (250-900 AD). The site was abandoned in the 9th century AD for unknown reasons.

Copyright: Irmin Wehmeier
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 12000x6000
Taken: 03/08/2009
Uploaded: 15/12/2009
Updated: 03/03/2015


Tags: belize; maya; mayan; ruins; archaeology; san-ignacio; cayo
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