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Hieroglyphic Stairway

Copan, Honduras
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Copán Day Trip from Guatemala City
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Copan, Honduras
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

Amazing you can imagine how all happend and feel yoy was there. It's deffinetly better if you go with a guide.

Thank Melvin R
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Nice site in the Copan ruins park. Worth a look. Great for photography! And good Selfie spot. Nice surroundings and good place to spot wildlife.

Thank Matthew J
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

The amount of work in each stone is just insane. Amazing to sit at the bottom of and just admire. If you're in the ruins you must see this! Hard to miss with large tarp covering it

Thank Drew E
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Copan is beautiful historical town with lots of tour activities and activities available. The Copan Ruins is amazing place and would highly recommend people to visit. Tour guides are well knowledge on the history of the Maya's

Thank Sean2001
Reviewed 9 July 2016

This stairway was a part of the Copan ruins and was designed by the Maya people to be a stairway to the gods so they never actually climbed it. It was designed to have relevant symbols dedicated to pleasing their gods. It took them a...More

Thank EmJ255068
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of the most impressive places I've ever been...!!! You shouldn't miss this sight. It is really interesting and one of the most famous pieces of maya architecture.

Thank Mar G
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Very interesting sight. This 30m high staircase full of Mayan hieroglyphics is probably the largest single text in the world. The staircase is a record of the royal history of Copán, listing the names of kings, their births, their deaths, and the defining events of...More

Thank Lance_Kerwin
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

It was fascinating to see the staircase protected with an awning for the rainy season and surrounded by interpretive signs, though disappointing that you can't get good pictures of it anymore. I first visited Copan in 1985 before the Acropolis was excavated, and all I...More

Thank cfuller603
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Located under a vast tarpaulin this can only be seen at close quarters but that doesn't really retract from the experience.

Thank Dh D
Reviewed 2 April 2016

One of the most important Mayan sight that is worth to see and pay the entrance ticket to help it be renovated.

Thank Agata W
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