The Route of The Rivers

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The Route of The Rivers is part of the Tentative list of Guatemala in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

The Route of The Rivers comprises a number of Mayan archaeological sites along the Usumancinta river. This cross-border river was an important trade route and Yaxchilan (Mexico) and Piedras Negras (Guatemala), two of the most powerful cities of the Maya Classic Period, lie along its banks.

Map of The Route of The Rivers

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Full Name
The Route of The Rivers
Country
Guatemala
Added
2002
Type
Mixed
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2002 Added to Tentative List

Unesco Website: The Route of The Rivers

The site has 2 locations

The Route of The Rivers: Usumacinta River (T)
The Route of The Rivers: Piedras Negras (T)

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