Central America offers tropical jungles, great beaches, whitewater rivers, amazing caves, and archaeological treasures. It is the land of the ancient Mayans, and many of the ruins of this once great civilization beckon modern day explorers. Delve into Xibalba, the Mayan underworld, by exploring caves, rich in Mayan artifacts. Kayak or raft world-class warm water rivers surrounded by jungle. Hike through tropical rain forest. Relax on the beaches, or surf the breaks. Great bird watching or wildlife watching in general abounds. Central America is relatively inexpensive, and many areas are relatively safe for exploration.