The Hummingbirds of Guatemala | Birding Shore Excursion
Birdwatching Shore Trip from Puerto Quetzal Guatemala
Book this birding shore trip and experience the colorful birds of Guatemala. A birding shore trip to discover 8 of the 38 species of hummingbirds that inhabit Guatemala.
- Highlights: Birding Tour – Antigua Guatemala
- Activities: Birdwatching & Nature
- Difficulty: Easy
- Holiday Type: Day Tour
- You will visit: Antigua Guatemala
- Trip Style: Couples – Small Groups – Families – Lonely Traveler
- Comfort level: Standard
- Transportation: Minibus
- Length: 1 Day
- Physical demand: Trip may include activities like walks
- Group size: Minimum 1 – Maximum 20
- Departure / Return Location: Puerto Quetzal
- Transportation from Puerto Quetzal. (Round trip)
- Birding Tour
- Lunch and Soft Drink
- Entrance Fees
- Bilingual Professional Tour Guide
- Other services not mentioned
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Our birding shore excursion departs from Puerto Quetzal, heading to el Pilar farm, a small paradise located in the mountain forest of Guatemala. (1:30 Hours approximately).
This fantastic birding destination has an infrastructure of birding trails, which spread through the organic plantations of coffee, mountain forest, and cloud forest.
The vegetation of this reserve is mainly constituted of coffee, pine, and oaks settled at an altitudinal range from 1,710 to 9,500 feet above sea level.
One of the main attractions in El Pilar farm is the zone of hummingbird feeders, where it is possible to spot a wide variety of hummingbird species that inhabit the area.
You will be able to enjoy the spectacle of the birds feeding together, which represents an excellent opportunity for birders and photographers.
At approximately noon, you will visit a local restaurant for lunch. This spot offers one of Antigua Guatemala’s best views and its surrounding volcanoes.
After lunch, departure time to Puerto Quetzal with short sightseeing around the center of Antigua arriving on time, guaranteeing to be onboard before cruise ship departure.
Your private or small-group excursion in Guatemala finishes.
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The Hummingbird Experience: A birding shore trip from Puerto Quetzal to discover the hummingbirds of Guatemala.