Las Guacamayas & Waca 3 Day, 2 Night Tour
Las Guacamayas Biological Station is a primary rainforest that has an area of 5,050 hectares, which means it is biologically feasible for conservation with a variety of forest wildlife.
up to 15 days in advance
- Duration: 48 hrs
- Available Days: Every day
- Schedule: 7:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 4:30 PM
- Hotel Transport Included
- Free cancellation up to 15 days prior
- Mobile Ticket Included
- Offered in English, Spanish
Las Guacamayas Biological Station is located on the southern boundary of the Laguna del Tigre National Park Reserve within the Maya Biosphere, in the region of Petén, Guatemala.
It develops programs focused on the conservation of natural and cultural heritage by creating economic alternatives local communities and collaborate strategically in rural development and human well-being through education, health, food security and nutrition programs.
The itinerary for this tour is:
Transfer from hotel or Airport in Flores, Petén to Paso de Caballos that lasts two hours because of the distance of 85 kms.In Paso de Caballos, you'll takes the boat to get to the Las Guacamayas Biological Station, which lasts 20 minutes.
It includes accommodation and dinner.
There are three options for these days:
1) Visit the archaeological site of Waca-Perú, transfer by boat 15 minutes and then from the dock hike for 7 Kms, lunch at the site and get back.
2) Make two walks to explore the nature of the tropical forest of the Macaws
3) Make the tour "El Peñón de Buena Vista", where you'll take the boat to go to Paso de Caballos and hike for three hours or ride for one hour in an off-the-road vehicle to reach El Peñón de Buena Vista which is 15 kms away.
It includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and accommodation.
In the morning there will be a boat ride along the river SacLuc and San Pedro. At the proper time, transfer to airport for flight to Guatemala.
It includes breakfast, lunch and transportation.
Attraction VisitedMaya Biosphere Reserve
The Maya Biosphere Reserve is the largest protected tropical forest in North America. Spreading across 4.3 million acres (1.7 million hectares) in Guatemala’s Petén department, this reserve protects huge expanses of forests and the Mayan ruins that lie within them.
What to Bring
Comfy clothes, sunblock, hats, walking shoes, binoculars, camera, Money for extras and Tips.
Lodging for the nights requested, All meals at the Lodge (breakfasts-Lunch-Dinner), Tours and Transportation to/from Flores, Peten. Local Guides with minimum English Skills.
Many of our tours and activities offer transportation pick up & drop off options from several locations and destinations. Options vary by tour, see “More Time and Rates” for full details.
An amazing experience if the untouched jungle and its inhabitants. We saw many animals and insects in their natural habitat. Definitely a must! Food and service was great. Many things to do and explore.
On the first day of your journey, you’ll start your exploration of the area’s wildlife on a trail through the jungle of the Tikal National Park. Eventually you will come to a clearing, scattered with the stony ruins of Mayan temples and palaces. You have arrived at Tikal, home to one of the most prominent dynasties during the Mayan classic period. OPTIONAL only Professional Bird guide, lunch ,entrance fee to site.
3 hrsFrom $150