El Mirador and Yaxha from Flores 2d/1n
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. On day 2 we will visit the archaeological site of Yaxhá, which is considered a cultural and natural monument. It holds a complex system of wetlands and woods. It’s located in the north part of Guatemala, between the Flores and Melchor de Mencos municipalities, in the department of Petén.
$ 575.00 pp
Minimum 2 pax
Maximum 5 pax
OPERATIVE DAYS Mon–Sun
DAY 1: The tour starts at Mundo Maya International Airport at 8:00 am, a flight by helicopter is scheduled at 8:30 am. We will arrive at El Mirador at 9:14 am and start the guided tour, with a walk of 4 - 5 hours around the archeological site, and visit the Great Pyramid of La Danta, also known as the Great Pyramid of Guatemala or the Great Pyramid of Petén. It 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 this 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 fly to Flores at 3:30 am, arriving at 4:14 am. Later, our shuttle will be waiting for you to take you to Casona de la Isla Hotel.
DAY 2: Breakfast at a hotel and our representative will pick you up. Later, transfer to the archaeological site of Yaxhá, that is considered as a cultural and natural monument. It holds a complex system of wetlands and woods. It is located in the north part of Guatemala, between the Flores and Melchor de Mencos municipalities, in the department of Petén. At 1:30 pm lunch is scheduled in a restaurant inside the park (optional). At 4:30 pm we take a shuttle to Mundo Maya Airport or transport to Isla de Flores. End of tour.
- 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
♦ Helicopter Round Trip Mundo Maya Airport - El Mirador - Mundo Maya Airport
♦ Box Lunch at el Mirador
♦ A shuttle Mundo Maya Airport - Hotel Casona de la Isla - Mundo Maya Airport
♦ Accommodation in a double room
♦ Breakfast day 2
♦ Professional Guide
♦ Yaxha Tour + entrance
♦ Lunch at Yaxha Park
♦ Breakfast day 1
♦ A shuttle from Hotel- La Aurora Airport - Hotel
♦ Airport Taxes
♦ Beverages - Alcoholic Drinks