What to Bring Along

  • Camera
  • Walking shoes/tennis
  • Bug spray (optional)
  • Intensity: Easy
  • Duration: 1.5 Hour

Plants and herbs were used in traditional Maya medicine. The Maya were masters at utilizing the jungle's natural resources for their practical and medicinal needs.

Here you will see and learn about vines that store drinking water, plants that helps abate malaria, aid diabetics, cleanse the blood, and many more.

The trail's most remarkable feature is that all the plants and trees were already there. The fact that none were planted is a testament to the natural diversity found in the rainforest.