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!
|2:00 – 2:30 pmWe pick you up at your hotel in San Ignacio.|
|2:30 pmCross 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 tourGuided 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 pmAt 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 pmWe go back to San Ignacio, Your guide will be there once again to ensure a safe and speedy crossing from Guatemala back into Belize.|
Please note: You can book a private tour in other languages: Italian, French, Germany.