Tikal is the largest of the ancient cities of the Classic Maya period ( 300-900 A.D. ) . It is located in the region of Peten , in the present territory of Guatemala .
Tikal was one of the major cultural and population centers of the Mayan civilization.
Uaxactún , it is a Mayan site , located about 25 km north of Tikal in Peten , Guatemala .
His name in ancient times was Siaan K'aan , meaning Born of Heaven. This city was inhabited from the middle Preclassic Period , about 900 to . C. and all the Classic, having its peak of 500 to 900 D.C.