Hidden in the dense tropical rain forest of Guatemala lays the ancient Mayan city of Tikal, one of the largest and more important cities in the Mayan civilization. UNESCO designated Tikal a World Heritage Site in 1979. This majestic archaeological wonder comprises an area greater than 16 km2. This Maya city is by far one of the most amazing sites to visit in our country and its accessible in just 40 minutes flight, making this an easy one day tour. Or you can stay for a few nights to discover the legacy of our Mayan culture in Peten.
What to bring: comfortable shoes, sun protector, hat, camera, comfortable clothes, insect repellent, jacket, water.
You will see: archeological monuments, pyramids and temples, Lake Peten Itza, flora and fauna, rainforest & animals, history.
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Times may change depending on traffic and weather conditions, therefore it is subject to minor changes.