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Best to buy your tickets the day before for quicker entry.

  • Only bottle or canned drinks are sold within the ruins area
  • Read about Tikal before you leave
  • Good walking shoes,
  • Lunch & water
  • Sun protection,
  • Insect repellent, a cap or hat
  • Take cash for food & drinks
  • Info to read on ruins & wild life. leave no trash in the park
  • Flash light if going in dark areas
  • Arrive early and enter ruins immediately
  • Cool for best wildlife sighting and sunrise photos
  • Take rain protection
  • Be very careful when climbing up and down the wooden stairs
    Up and down the temples they get slippery when wet.