Helicopter tour to El Mirador

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3 days & 2 nights
Guatemala City International Airport
Guatemala City International Airport

Helicopter tour to El Mirador

Helicopter Tour to El Mirador. This amazing Tour offers 3 days to enjoy one of the greatest wonders Guatemala has for you!  Often times when you hear about the great pyramids of the world, the Egyptian pyramids or perhaps the Pyramid of the Sun in Mexico may come to mind.

But did you know that Guatemala is actually home to the biggest pyramid in terms of volume in the world?  The Mirador, known to many as the cradle of Mayan Civilization, is located in the dense jungles of northern Guatemala. Enjoy with friends or family and relax while the most amazing sunset in Flores Island dazzles your eyes!

Highlights

  1. The Great Mayan City of El Mirador
  2. Flores Island and Lake Peten 

Helicopter tour to El Mirador

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Helicopter tour to El Mirador

Itinerary | 3 days & 2 nights
1. Flores Island
2. El Mirador ruins
3. Guatemala City
Arrival at Guatemala City Airport, and flight to Flores Island

Upon arrival, you will take a 1 hour domestic flight to Flores Island. Once on the island, the adventure of this tour package begins: sit on the shore aside the pristine blue waters of Lake Peten Itza. Finally, enjoy your time on the Sunset Boat Ride of the lake and the island.

Dock in Lake Peten Itza, Guatemala. Boat tours
Sunset scene at the lake Peten Itza, Guatemala. Central America.
Helicopter tour to El Mirador

Today you will do a Helicopter tour to El Mirador. It is comprised of miles of unrestored pyramids and structures that have seemingly become part of the jungle. El Mirador is the home of the amazing pyramid La Danta. 

Helicopter overflying the lost Mayan city of El Mirador in a Guatemala tour package

To give you some perspective, the base of La Danta is so vast that it would cover 35 football fields. La Danta is, in fact, the largest structure that has ever been built by the Mayans, and some consider it to be the largest pyramid in the world in terms of volume in existence.

The discover of this amazing Mayan City has attracted the attention of the world, and nowadays you will find coverages and write-ups in site like National Geographic.

The pyramid La Danta in the Mayan City of El Mirador, Guatemala. Helicopter tours
The pyramid of La Danta, El Mirador. Guatemala.

Flight back to Guatemala City. 

Today is the last day of your Guatemala Mayan tour package. A domestic flight will bring you back to Guatemala City International Airport where you will take your flight back home with a memory full of wonderful experiences in the Mayan world!

A dock in Lake Peten Itza, Guatemala. Guatemala Vacations
Sunset scene at the lake Peten Itza, Guatemala. Central America.

Feel free to Contact us if you would like to have an extension of your tour. 

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El Mirador: The greatest Mayan City

Price

From $825 per person
  • Domestic FlightsGuatemala City to Flores Island, round trip.
  • Helicopter tour to El MiradorHelicopter ride round trip to El Mirador
  • 2 Nights Hotel AccommodationAccommodation in hotels selected according to your wishes and priorities
  • Tour GuideProfessional tour guide for El Mirador tour.
  • Entrance FeesEntrance fees for the Archeological site of El Mirador
  • All transportationDoor to door transportation for the tours listed in the itinerary
  • Boat RidesSunset Boat Tour of the lake Petén Itzá
  • FoodDaily breakfast and lunch during the helicopter tour
  • Price does not included✗ International flights ✗ Personal, travel and cancellation insurance ✗ Other expenses than indicated
  • * This price is based in 8 guests