El Mirador Helicopter Tour - Travel Special


An exceptional adventure aboard of bell ranger helicopter that will transport you over the fantastic and millenarian Mayan jungle in search of the lost city of El Mirador, a natural wonder proposed by the Guatemalan government as a natural and cultural heritage on basis of its exuberant jungle and the great variety of wildlife that inhabit and the archeological value of the biggest city of the Mayan world.

Our experienced tour guide will take us in a journey through history visiting El Tigre complex, Los Monos Group, The Jaguar’s Claw Temple which shows large painted masks of over three meters of height by two in width, where the name of this pyramid, the tiger are derived, then we will visit the great central Acropolis where in the structure 313 will be able to observe five phases of construction and in its rear we will find shreds of evidence of the canals that the Mayas of those times where used to transport water.

In this building, we can find a carved panel with the shape of twin brothers, Hunahpu and Ixbalanque, mythological creatures of the sacred book of the Mayas, the Popol Vuh.

And to finalize we will visit the fantastic pyramid of “La Danta”.

ITINERARY
Departures: Daily Hotel Pick-Up: 7:45 am Time on site: 5 hours
Estimated departure time: 8.30 am Flight time: 35 minute Maximum passengers: 5 people
WHAT’S INCLUDED
Exceptional sights of the lake Peten Itza, the island of Flores, Tropical Rainforest, and El Mirador
Landing at El Mirador Maya site
Bilingual Tour Guide
Boxed lunch and purified water
Round trip helicopter transportation
Hotel pick-up and drop-off from the Island of Flores, Las Lagunas & Villa Maya Hotels.
NOT INCLUDED
Airport fee (US$.3.00 or Q.20.00)
Other destinations not specified in the itinerary
WHAT TO BRING
Passport Cameras or phones for memories
Fresh Long pants and long sleeves shirt Hat or cap
Shoes or hiking boots Sunblock
Mosquito repellent

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US$460 per person


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