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