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From San Ignacio

Yaxha Sunset Tour

  • Tour Description

    One of the largest Mayan complexes in Guatemala, Yaxha contains more than 500 structures, including nine temples and one of the few twin pyramid complexes outside of Tikal.

    The city was located on a ridge overlooking Lake Yaxha. The name of the city derives from the Mayan for ¨blue-green water¨ it is a notable survival of a Classic period place-name into the modern day. As the sun sets behind this post-classic site, the densely shrouded temples and structures lure your imagination back into a bygone era. Afterwards, enjoy some drinks and savor the sunset.

    A memorable experience in the Yaxha National Park. Experience the Sunset in the top of a Mayan Temple!


    Type tour
    Private

    Good for
    Everyone

    Departures
    From Flores

    Duration
    8 hours

    Itinerary

    2:00 – 2:30 pm
    We pick you up at your hotel in San Ignacio.
    2:30 pm
    Cross the border Belize - Guatemala and you pay your Belize departure tax of US $ 20 per person (not included) on the other side your Tikal Adventures guide will be waiting for you.

    Don’t forget to bring a passport though, as you will cross the border of Belize and Guatemala in both directions during the day.

    Yaxha Sunset tour
    Guided tour through the Mayan jungle and its archeological monuments.
    There enjoy the sights and sounds of the howler and spider monkeys as well as many colorful tropical birds and other mammals in this area which is rich with wildlife.
    5:30 - 6:00 pm
    At the afternoon we will have time to appreciate the beautiful landscape that offers the park from the top of one of the highest temple to delight yourself admiring the sunset.
    7:00 – 7:30 pm
    We go back to San Ignacio, Your guide will be there once again to ensure a safe and speedy crossing from Guatemala back into Belize.


    Tour Includes


    Comfortable Transportation a/c

    English or Spanish Guide

    Enjoy Snacks at the Site

    Entrance Yaxha Archaeological Park

    Beverages

    Tour Excludes


    Tipping
    (guide and driver)

    Please note: You can book a private tour in other languages: Italian, French, Germany.

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  • Notes

    Quick Facts

    Starting: San Ignacio, Belize
    Duration: Half Day
    Operating: Daily Departure
    Departure Time: 2:00 pm
    Meeting Point: San Ignacio, Belize
    Return to Flores: 7:30 – 8:00 pm

    What to bring?

    Petén is quite hot most of the year.
    Light clothing and comfortable footwear.
    BIODEGRADABLE sunscreen and mosquito repellent.
    Sunglasses, hat
    Raingear (June to Nov).
    Raincoat Extra cash (tips, shopping)

    Cancellation Policy

    Cancellations made 72 hrs. before = 80% refund.
    Cancellations made 48 hrs. before = 50% refund.
    Cancellations made less than 24 hrs. before = no refund. “No Show”

Price P/Person

From San Ignacio, Belize
USD$ 125.00
USD$ 125.00
USD$115.00
USD$100.00