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YAXHÁ BIRD TOUR

$170 per person
WHAT TO EXPECT!

Book the Yaxha Bird Tour.

Yaxhá is a protected natural area with National Park status, which was declared as such in 2003, occupying an area of 371.6 square kilometers. It has wetlands, forests, rivers, and lagoons. The archaeological place has 500 structures such as temples, pyramids, palaces, courts for the ball game, original paths, etc. It’s a favorable place for birdwatching, according to Ebird data 249 species of birds have been recorded so far. This impels us to explore more to increase the records and be part of the observers with contributing to the Park data.

Some species that can be observed are Bat Falcon, Gartered Trogon, Mealy Parrot, Chestnut Colored Woodpecker, Pale-Billed Woodpecker, Black Throated Shrike-Tanager, etc.

We’ll visit the main attractions of the City of Yaxhá that has a total of 237 square kilometers of area and is surrounded by the Yaxhá and Sacnab Lagoons. Evidence has been found on the place since the Classic Period from 250 to 600 AD, so the City of Yaxhá was contemporary to the City of Tikal with which they had alliances and links that our Tikal Go tour guide will explain to you with luxury details so that you understand the complex culture and traditions of the ancient civilization. We’ll visit the Astronomical Complex, the Avenue of the Pilgrims, the Complex of the Twin Pyramids and the Temple of the Red Hands, the most famous 216.

The City of Yaxhá is located in the middle of the Mayan Biosphere, so besides the history and the Mayan culture in the tour, you’ll discover a lot about the flora and fauna that for years hid this treasure of humanity.

 

PRICE

👤👤: $ 170

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This price does not include a 5 % credit card fee.

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ITINERARY

08:00 am: We pick you up at your hotel in Flores

09:00 am: Birdwatching in Santa Ana

12:00 pm: We have Lunch at the Yaxhá Visitors Center, Restaurant Association of the communities surrounding the Park.

02:00 pm: We go to the Archaeological place of Yaxhá

02:30 pm: Observation of birds on the place, combination of observation of birds and the Mayan history of the place

05:00 pm: We climb the Temple 216, to admire the sunset

07:30 pm: We arrive at you hotel in Flores

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DETAILS

WHAT WE INCLUDE

Transport + Guide + Park Tickets + Cooler + Snacks + Lunch + One of the best experiences of your life 😁

WHAT WE DON'T INCLUDE

Beverages in the restaurant

Tips

Binoculars

Photo cameras

WHAT TO BRING

Passport + Comfortable shoes + Camera + Binoculars + Medicines  you might need + Sun block + Insect repellent + A lot of energy 😝

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CANCELLATION POLICY

CANCELLATION POLICY

7 days before the booking date: You get full refund.

6 to 3 days before the booking date: You get 50% refund.

48 hours before the booking date: There is no refund policy.

  • NOTE: With the purchase of our Tikal Go Free Cancellation Card, you will received the full refund of the total of your booking up top 24 prior your booking date.
  • Tikal Go Free Cancellation Card do not apply for ticket flights and helicopter tours.

Tour Location

Road trip to Yaxhá

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