Belize Tourist Board
421 7th Ave.
(212) 563-6011; (800) 624-6033; fax (212) 563-6033;
Guatemala Tourism Comission
300 Sevilla Ave.
Coral Gables, Fla. 33134
(800) 742-4529; fax (305) 443-4830; www.travelguatemala.org.gt
Available from U.S. tour operators with programs to El
Though it is labeled the "official" Mundo Maya website,
www.wotw.com/muncomaya/ serves as the only resource available and
is recommended by Janice Staines Aguillar, Executive Secretary,
Mundo Maya, until a comprehensive official site is up and running.
This site focuses mostly on Mexico, but the four other Central
American countries are mentioned. There is a small map and
introduction, welcoming visitors to experience the mysterious
ancient cities, jungle wildlife, festivals, or "fiestas" and the
Maya culture, food and traditions.
Categories such as Archaelogy, Eco-reserves provide a list of
important sights to explore, visiting time and how to get there,
while Expeditions features a list of local tour operators serving
For each of the Central American countries, a brief history of
the country and its people are offered.