El Mirador Helicopter Tour from Flores
Visit El Mirador Archeological Site by Helicopter, El Mirador is a Late Pre-classic Maya city located in the Mirador Basin, Petén, Guatemala, dating from 600 BC and was partially abandoned around year 150 AD. It was later reoccupied in the late classical period and finally abandoned in the ninth century. The Mirador is located in the Maya Biosphere Reserve.
$ 450.00 pp
Minimum 2 pax
Maximum 5 pax
OPERATIVE DAYS Mon–Sun
The tour starts at Mundo Maya International Airport at 8:00 am and we take the flight by helicopter at 8:30 am; we will arrive at El Mirador at 9:15 am and immediately start the guided tour, with a walk around the archeological site.
Highlight of our tour is the Great Pyramid of La Danta, also known as the Great Pyramid of Guatemala or the Great Pyramid of Petén, is an architectural work of the Mesoamerican Preclassic Period corresponding to the Mayan civilization.
It is the tallest pyramid discovered in Mesoamerica. It is believed that the beginnings of its construction can be traced back to 300 a. C. The word "danta" means tapir: the largest animal that populated the jungle. Like the entire old city, this huge structure lies hidden in the jungle.
At midday, you will be provided a lunch box and we will later fly to Flores, starting at 3:30 pm and arriving at 4:15 pm.
- Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Minimum drinking age is 18 years
- Not recommended for pregnant women
- A moderate amount of walking is involved
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required