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Crater Azul, Bike, Hike and kayak tour - 3 days

  • Tour Description

    Explore the water and nature activities to do in Petén, snorkel in the Blue Crater, treetop walks on hanging bridges and bike tour in a nature reserve, ending on a colorful beach.

    Discover the beauty, on this tour you can enjoy outdoor activities to connect with natural life and breathe fresh air, recharge energy and Viva la Vida!

    Details:
    Start/End: Flores
    Trip type: Semi - Private
    Pick up: 8:00 / 7:20 am in Mundo Maya Airport
    Drop-off: approximately 7:00 pm
    Brief itinerary:
    Day Highlights Overnight
    Day 1 Arrival Flores – Cráter Azul - Flores Ixpanpajul
    Day 2 Hike in Harmony with Nature Casona de la Isla
    Day 3 Kayak tour and Playa Chechenal - Flores

    Package Includes:

    Meet and Greet at the airport, we're there, when you arrive
    Semi Private transfers
    2 Night lodging
    2 Lunch’s included
    1 Night lodging at Tikal National Park
    2 breakfast included
    1 breakfast included
    Morning coffee & picnic breakfast on Chechenal
    English guide
    Admissions at the parks
    Boat ride
    Double sit or single in kayaks (paddles and lifejacket)
    Rental bike and helmet
    Snorkel gear in Crater Azul
    Crater Azul shared tour
    Water

    Does not Includes:

    Domestic flight Gua – Frs - Gua
    Dinner and beverages
    Gratuities to guides, drivers, wait-staff, maid service, porters
    Telephone calls and items of a personal nature
    Exit fees
    Travel insurance

    To bring

    Comfortable clothes, sunscreen and sunglasses if you have them. Swimsuit and sandals, a change of clothes for after your paddle or snorkel.
  • Itinerary

    Day 1, Arrive to Flores – Crater Azul - Flores L

    Upon arrival, one of our representatives will meet you at the airport or your hotel.

    8:00 am You will be transferred to Sayaxche 1hr aprox. Then you will take a boat to continue El Pucte reserve and Crater Azul.

    Today you will visit a natural sanctuary of aquatic plants and blue waters, birds and other species that live in this place, which we will enjoy responsibly. The blue color of the water, is still unknown, according to marine biologist who visited the place is due to the number of snails that are in the place and that give off the blue coloration. Excellent backdrop for the underwater photographer and naturalist.

    Enjoy snorkel time in Crater Azul. There takes a delicious picnic lunch.
    4:00 am Afternoon returns to Flores.
    • Duration 7 horas
    • Meals Plan Picnic Lunch and Snacks included
    • Accommodations Ixpanpajul/ Casona de la Isla

    Day 2, Hike in harmony with Nature B

    7:00 am You will go on a hike to have a one on one experience with the flora and fauna at these magical tropical forests, early up to enjoy the weather and the hike. On this tour you can admire natural beauties from the ground on natural trails or discover unique life systems from the forest canopy. Crossing the hanging bridges is a unique experience where you will have complete views of the forest canopy and access to a completely different ecosystem that can only be discovered at the highest points of trees.

    When return take a good breakfast. Time to explore for your own.

    13:00 am Transfer to Flores, enjoy your lunch for your own, rest of the day leisure at your hotel.
    • Duration: 4 hours
    • Meals Plan: breakfast included
    • Accommodations: Casona de la Isla/ Isla de Flores

    Day 3, Kayak tour & Playa Chechenal B

    7:00 am Transfer to El Remate

    This 5-hour tour is perfect for people who want to kick back and enjoy a relaxing day on the water exploring the nooks and views of Lake Peten Itza. After a short paddle front Flores Island, we’ll cross to San Miguel village for a delicious breakfast and maybe a swim.

    End Services.
    • Duration: 5 hours
    • Meals Plan: Picnic Breakfast included
    • Flight time: 60 minutes / Departures 6:00 pm or 7:20 pm

    B Breakfast, L Lunch, D Dinner.

  • Notes

    Quick Facts

    Starting: Flores
    Duration: Full day
    Operating: Daily
    Departure Time: 8:00 am
    Meeting Point: Airport Mundo Maya / Hotel
    Return to Flores: 4:30 – 5:00 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”