Head away from the main ruins of Copan to see Sepulturas, a rare example of the ruined residential structures belonging to the Mayan elite and middle classes. A picturesque 1.5 km (.9 mi) path brings you to this quieter spot. Tour the ruins, have a picnic, and watch for the many exotic birds, such as the scarlet macaw. Admission is included in the price for the main ruins. Plan your Sepulturas visit and explore what else you can see and do in Copan Ruinas using our Copan Ruinas trip planning website.
This site is a work in progress carefully being restored and most of it is still original by archaeologists. There are various sections like where the poor lived, the governor, the royal family, etc..... more »
If you think you had enough after visiting Copan Ruins, you are wrong! Sepulturas is completely different. Is the evidence of Mayas everyday life. more »
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