Location: Across the river from the village of San Jose Succotz, Cayo District Meaning: “Maiden of the  Rock” or “Stone Lady” Size: 51.6 acres  

Quick Facts: Xunantunich is one of the oldest archaeological parks in the country. The largest pyramid, known as “El Castillo”, stands 130 feet tall and provides a panoramic view of the surrounding countryside. This site also contains the remains of a remarkable stucco frieze on the east and west side of structure A-6.