Maya Field Workshops Home

  • Chichen ItzaTemple of Kukulkan
  • David Stuart explains inscriptionsOn site with Maya Field Workshop participants
  • Yucatan CenoteOne of the approximately 30,000 sinkhole wells throughout Yucatan
  • At the Coba BallcourtDavid translates the glyphs at Coba
  • Ek' Balam - AcropolisGuarding the tomb of Ukit Kan Le'k Tok', Divine Lord of Talol, as the kingdom was known in ancient times.
  • David reads a stele at Copan
  • Ek' Balam Hieroglyphic Serpent (East)"...Tuun u k'aba' yehb, The ... Stone is the name of his stairway."
  • David refers to participant workbooksMaya Field Workshop participants have workbooks for analysis while on site.
  • Ek' Balam Sculpture Guarding the Tomb at the Acropolis

Yucatan 2019 - Itinerary

Maya Field Workshops 2019 – Yucatan Itinerary (Tentative)

Daily Schedule

Saturday, November 30 2019
Arrivals and airport pick-ups
7 PM: Welcome Dinner at Hacienda Chichen Itza

Sunday, December 1
AM: Chichen Itza 
PM: Workshop on Chichen Art and Inscriptions

Monday, December 2
AM: Chichen Itza 

Tuesday, December 3

AM: Visit to Ek Balam and its Palace
PM: Lunch in Valladolid at Cenote Zaci; Workshop on Maya Hieroglyphs (Focus on Chichen Itza texts)

Wednesday, December 4

AM: Visit to ritual cave of Balankanche (near Chichen Itza)

Thursday, December 5

AM: Visit to Coba ruins (Coba and Nohoch Mul groups)

Friday, December 6
To be announced

Saturday, December 7
AM: Visit to Izamal
PM: Farewell Dinner at Hacienda Chichen Itza

Sunday, December 8