There are many best kept secrets that Guatemala has to offer which you can see in the pictures found in this gallery! Read on to know the excitement it can offer!
The incredible 5-day journey to the Mayan Jungle is Guatemala’s best kept secrets. This journey can offers an exciting experience of biking or horseback riding. Not only that, you can also visit the remote archaeological sites of Tikal, Yaxha and Nakum and a dip in the unspoiled waters of Lake Yaxha. In your journey going to the top of the magnificent views of the ancient Mayan pyramids, you will be amazed to see exotic Coatis, Toucans and Howler Monkeys.
In the 5 day journey, you will get to explore Tikal National Park, the famous Mayan Ruins, climb the tallest pyramid, see a beautiful sunset over the two jungle lakes, enjoy camping, and other adventure activities. Not forgetting, going deeper into the jungle to the remote Mayan site.
Spending a night inside the Tikal National Park will enable you to see not only the gorgeous sunrise and sunset but also beautiful and colorful wild life.
You will have the opportunity to visit and climb the tallest pyramid called the Tikal pyramid and enjoy impressive views over the vast Mayan jungles.
Moreover, you will embark on a bicycle adventure or opt for horseback riding as another option and camp in Yaxha. During the camp activity you will get to enjoy delicious local meals and enjoy a guided night walk to explore nocturnal flora and fauna at night.
Then, you will go deeper into the jungle by following a jungle road hiking trails that will lead you to another archaeological site, Nakum through off road cycling or horseback riding. Soon after arriving to the beautiful camp site of Nakum (in this picture) you will explore the remote Mayan ruins hidden deep inside its confined jungle. Until today, this ancient Mayan site has been reached by only a few people.
You will still be riding bicycles or horses as you leave Nakum. And then take a revitalizing break at the lake prior to exploring the tall Mayan temples. At the end of the day, you will climb Yaxha’s highest temple and reap your reward of breathtaking sunset view over the lakes and jungle of the Yaxha National Park.
With Nakum Tour you can boast that you have discovered Guatemala’s best kept secrets!
Please enjoy these images from this tour.
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