Tikal (Tik’al in modern Mayan orthography) is one of the largest archaeological sites and urban centres of the Pre-Columbian Maya civilization. It is located in the archaeological region of the Petén Basin in what is now northern Guatemala.
Volcan Acatenango, Guatemala is the higher of the twin peaks to the right, the lower being Yepocapa. The smoke plume rises above Volcan Fuego. This photo was taken from the slopes of Volcan Agua, about 8 miles away.