I own several pieces purchased over the last almost 20 years from this gallery. I always make time to include a visit here when I am in Belize. The carvings are true works of art and they come in basic to exquisite
Sak Tunich, is a wonderful place to meet local Mayan artist. They are conserving and preserving the Mayan culture. The Magaña's are building / creating there own Mayan site. Which is amazing.
You guys should stop by and Either Ruben or Jose will give you a tour around the site for $2.5 USD
We stopped at 'Maya First' and were given a wonderful tour by Reuben of their carving projects that he, his father and brother have been carving. They have a lovely store which is a far better option for items that will remind you of your trip.
In addition to this wonder, across the highway they have a project to save...