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Active archaeological site in Copan

This site gives a visitor a chance to see archaeology in action. You see piles of stones that have... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
Ruth T
Berkeley, California
Included with your ticket - if time, worth a stop

The site is an active archaeological dig site and with a guide, you are able to see some of the dig... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
Daryl F
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
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5 Sep 2018
“Don't waste time here”
26 Jan 2018
“Beautiful setting”
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

We walked the 1.5 km from the Copan ruinas, but the main sites, houses, were closed due to maintenance.So only a nature trail was open, which we did not do.

Thank Alice V
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We toured the main ruins on one day then visited the sepulturas the next day. Admission to both sites is included in the entrance fee of $15. The ticket is valid for eight days during which each site may be visited once. During the hour...More

1  Thank bajabirdy
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Used my entrance ticket from the main ruins (yesterday's ticket) to enter Las Sepulturas first thing in the morning. Visited all of the structures, and sat in the shade watching many mot-mots, orioles, squirrels and a pair of squirrel cuckoos, plus many other birds. Found...More

1  Thank brian s
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Sepulturas is about a mile from the main ruins at Copan and admission is included with the ticket to Copan ruins. We were fortunate to have a taxi (tuk tuk) driver from town who recommended that we buy our tickets at the main park...More

2  Thank Katharine G
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This site gives a visitor a chance to see archaeology in action. You see piles of stones that have been cataloged and staged for restoration as well as an active group excavating the site. Walking further into the ruins you see some of the restored...More

Thank Ruth T
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The site is an active archaeological dig site and with a guide, you are able to see some of the dig sites. The site is mainly residential sites and the site of various other indigenous cultures and the ancient Mayan university for royalty. You will...More

Thank Daryl F
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Of course should be included in any tour of the ruins, but not the most interesting or appealing section.

Thank tandroyfoty
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Most folks probably don't visit this spot east of town which was an upper class residential area. It's included in the full price ticket. It's called Sepulturas or Cemetery because bones were found in or near the walls of buildings. But now they know that...More

Thank cfuller603
Reviewed 10 June 2016

After I visited this area I could say that it really worth to visit it. Try to hire a local tour guide in order to get the proper explanation and tour around it.

Thank Rodrigo C
Reviewed 26 May 2016

A kilometer up from main ruins with entry fee included in main ruins fee. I got lucky and ran into a local guy who just started walking with me and became my guide. In Spanish. Never asked for money just took me around and explained...More

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