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FOCUS:                  Architecture & History of the Maya Classic City of Tikal, Sub Tropical Rain Forest and Wildlife
ATTRACTIONS:        Tikal National Park
LODGING:              Jungle Lodge or Tikal Inn... both in Tikal National Park

DAY 1
CANCUN – TIKAL

Departure from Cancun on board TROPIC AIR flight 6601 at 3:15 p.m. for your connecting flight from Belize City's International Airport. You will arrive into Flores' Mundo Maya International Airport at 5:25 p.m. Transfer to the Tikal National Park. Dinner on your own... Overnight at the Tikal Inn or Jungle Lodge within the park or Camino Real Tikal on Lake Peten Itza, half an hour from the Tikal National Park.

DAY 2
TIKAL

After breakfast (included at your hotel) you will go on a guided tour of Tikal, starting at 9:15 a.m. from your hotel’s lobby. Tikal is the most impressive of all Maya Ceremonial centers, due to its magnificent monumental architecture and the abundance of structures that have been excavated and restored at the site. Lunch included at your hotel. After lunch, you may visit the Sylvanus Morley Museum on your own, where you will find the pieces that the University of Pennsylvania discovered during 13 years of research at the site. You will have some time to see more of the site in the afternoon on your own or you may also go on an optional bird watching or sunset tour in Tikal. There are 410 resident bird species in our park... If you prefer to go on a light adventure you may do the zipline or Canopy Tour this afternoon instead... This is an exciting adventure in the jungle's tree tops... Overnight in Tikal's Inn or Jungle Lodge.

DAY 3
TIKAL- CANCUN

Early morning transfer to the airport at 5:45 a.m. for your flight back to Cancun via Belize City on board TROPIC AIR 4401 at 8:30 am. You will enjoy breakfast at Flores' Mundo Maya International Airport Cafe (included) Your arrival into Cancun is at 2:15 p.m. local time.
PLEASE NOTE THAT STARTING ON MARCH 25th, 2013 flights with TROPICAL Airlines started serving the route from Cancun to Flores via Belize City. All flights to Flores from Cancun are being routed via Belize City, where you may consider a stopover at no additional cost.

We may also help you with a more budget friendly option using ground transportation to get you to Flores and Tikal from Belize City or from Chetumal (please see itinerary below).
Prices start at US$ 286 per person in double occupancy without air tickets or US$ 1057.70 per person including the round trip flights.

Pricing valid throughout 2014 applies to the Tikal Inn only. The pricing quoted above doesn't apply from April 13th- 20th or from December 20th- January 1st, 2015 at the Jungle Lodge. Please check our pricing for the peak seasons of Easter Week and Christmas and New Year's.

For reservations, payments and more information click here: http://www.tikalpark.com/Flash/form.htm


Day 1

At 6:30 a.m. leave Chetumal City from the bus terminal to Flores, Petén in a collective bus. Brief stop in El Cruce Ixlú and transfer to Tikal National Park. Check in at your hotel: Jungle Lodge, Tikal Inn or Jaguar Inn. Dinner on your own.

Day 2
After breakfast, go on a guided tour of Tikal with a professional guide.  Park and museum entrance fees and lunch included.  After lunch, visit the Sylvannus G. Morley Museum. The Morley’s museum is a small building, close to the parking area where some of Tikal's most valuable treasures are kept.  Sunset position on your own on Temple IV. Overnight at Jungle Lodge, Tikal Inn or Jaguar Inn.

Day 3
An early morning start for bird watching with a professional guide is optional. (Packed breakfast will be provided for those interested in this tour). There are 410 bird species in the Tikal National Park. Tikal is the largest excavated site in the American continent. It is Guatemala's most famous cultural and natural preserve. After breakfast *this refers to a regular breakfast at your hotel, for those not interested in going birding*, free day to wander around The Tikal National Park on your own. Transfer to the island city of Flores for overnight. (Alternatively, you may do a 3 day 2 night tour and leave fromTikal very early on this day -instead of having this free extra day in the park- and you may also leave to catch the early morning bus from Tikal directly. Let us know which option you would prefer).

Day 4
You will leave your hotel very early to catch a bus transfer directly to Chetumal, Mexico, which leaves from Flores at 7:30 a.m.

For reservations, payments and more information click here: http://www.tikalpark.com/Flash/form.htm

Pricing valid throughout 2014 applies to the Tikal Inn only. The pricing quoted above doesn't apply from April 13th- 20th or from December 20th- January 1st, 2015 at the Jungle Lodge. Please check our pricing for the peak seasons of Easter Week and Christmas and New Year's.

Visit www.palenquepark.com for more options on tours of Tikal by land from Palenque...

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