Tikal Day Trip by Air from Guatemala City with Lunch


  • Stay cool with air-conditioned ground transfers

  • Included entrance fees and lunch take care of on-the-ground expenses

  • Convenient pickup and drop-off at Guatemala City hotels


This extraordinary day trip from Guatemala City showcases the best of Mayan architecture, culture and tradition. Enjoy a scenic flight over lush countryside as you make your way to the jungles of Guatemala and the ancient ruins of Tikal.  Your friendly guide will collect you from your Guatemala City hotel  and transport you to the local airport where you’ll head out on a small plane bound for the UNESCO World Heritage-listed site of Tikal National Park. The 341-square mile (550 sq km) park is home to thousands of ancient structures and plenty of Mayan history. Your expert guide will take you through Tikal’s major highlights including the Central Acorpolis, maze of courtyards and dozens of small temples. You’ll see the impressive twin pyramid complexes and temples that were once used for Mayan rituals. You’ll enjoy a local lunch I the park with fellow travelers and have additional time to explore at your leisure before returning to the Flores airport and making your way back to Guatemala City.

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15 hours
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Why take this tour?

Overland travel from Guatemala City to Tikal means multiple days on the road, but flying lets you experience the magnificent ancient city in just one day. Enjoy aerial views of dense jungle as you fly from Guatemala City to Flores, then continue to the UNESCO World Heritage Site in a climate-controlled coach. Explore Tikal’s mysteries, temples, and history with an expert guide before flying back to Guatemala City.

What’s included?

  • Lunch

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • English- and Spanish-speaking guide

  • Entry/Admission - Temple I

  • Entry/Admission - Temple II

  • Entry/Admission - Temple IV

  • Gratuities

  • Drinks

  • Departure tax from Mundo Maya Airport US$ 3.00 per person

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Before you book

  • Duration: 15h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Cancellation Policy

    If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

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About operator:

Guatemalan Adventure is a Tour Operator dedicated to exclusive travel in Guatemala. Since 2005, our company specializes in providing from standard to luxury Guatemala Tours and Tour Packages for individuals, couples, families and groups. Our specific goals are that our guests feel and travel safe in Guatemala, enjoy their vacations and learn about Guatemalan Culture, Nature, Archaeology and Mayan Civilization.

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