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Maya temples in the midst of a present-day town differentiate Cahal Pech from other Maya sites in Belize.

Cahal PechSituated in San Ignacio town along the bank of the Macal River in the Cayo District, Cahal Pech was a ceremonial center with temples, palaces and a ball court and offers visitors a spectacular panoramic view of San Ignacio and the Belize River Valley.

Visitor Experience
Cahal Pech is only a short 10 minute walk from the town’s center with a hilltop visitor center providing a great introduction to life as it was at Cahal Pech.


Location of Cahal Pech