Tikal Sunset Tour
Tikal or “Yax Mutal” is one of Guatemala’s largest archaeological sites located in the Tikal National Park – a UNESO World Heritage Site – found 19 miles north of Lake Peten Itza in the Northern region of El Peten. Tikal’s architectural features coupled with the rich history of the daily lives and practices of the Mayas, is an experience back in time to the prehisotric human civilization that once lived there.
Our Tikal Sunset Tour starts at 12:00 p.m. from San Ignacio Town toward the Western Border in Benque Viejo Town. Guests are assisted with safely crossing the border into Guatemala where they are greeted with by a fluent English-speaking tour guide. The guide will then drive 1.5 hours through beautiful scenery.
Explore the Tikal National Park and learn of the daily life and practices of the ancient Mayas and appreciate the jungle from the top of a Mayan pyramid.
After you traverse the Tikal Park, your guide will take you to Temple IV to have the best view of one of the most amazing sunset you will ever experience.
As the day ends, the green Maya jungle gently turns to darkness and the noises of wildlife, turns into music until the new day.
After the tour, you will enjoy a meal at a local restaurant which offers a vary of cuisine and you will have a chance to shop for souvenirs before heading back across the border of Belize.
Opening Hours: 5:00 am to 5:00 pm
Estimated time of Tour: Approximately 9 hours
Minimum Requirements: Two persons
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We offer free pick up with in town limits of San Ignacio & Santa Elena. Additional cost may be required for pick ups that are not with in town limits. Please contact us at email@example.com if you are not sure of your pick up location.
- Aiport/ Water Taxi
Tour Package Includes
- Tour of Tikal and Sunset Tour
- Tour guide
- Border Fee
- Admission Fee
- Meal (Dietary restrictions can be accommodated)
What to Bring
- Sun screen & Insect repellent
- Water & Snack
What to Wear
Belize year round has hot and humid temperatures. If you are unsure of what the weather might be like when you are visiting, a good recommendation is:
- Comfortable of Dry Fit clothing
- Sturdy walking shoe