A place to discover the mysticism and the history of the cradle of the Mayan Civilization in Tikal and thus have fun in the extreme attractions of the Ixpanpajul Park and rest in the best way in the beautiful Peten hotels.
Tikal is one of the largest archaeological sites of the pre-Columbian Maya Civilization. It is located in Flores of the Petén Department of the Republic of Guatemala. Tikal is a beautiful place with more than 3,000 archaeological structures, it has become a symbol of the Mayan culture in Guatemala.
It has different structures, green areas, flora and fauna. In addition you will be able to find temples, viewpoints to observe all the jungle of Petén without a doubt it will be a place that you will never forget. In Tikal you can visit the Great Jaguar, the Ruins of Tikal, the Central Acropolis, the Temple of the Masks and perform other activities such as buying handicrafts and visiting the Museum "Sylvanus G. Morley".
The Ixpanpajul Park is located in the outskirts of Flores and Santa Elena, has a large forest and beautiful landscapes to enjoy great adventures and a unique opportunity to observe the flora and fauna of Petén. It is a refuge with more than 450 hectares that houses 250 species of trees, 150 species of birds and 45 species of mammals.
In this park you can perform different activities such as tours on the Tarzan Canopy Tour, horseback riding, suspension bridges, mountain biking and trails. In addition, you can visit the "Mascaron" which is a stone carved face of a Mayan figure.
Other activities that can be done in Ixpanpajul are:
One of the activities that most perform in this place. At night you can observe different mammals like; parrots, foxes, opossum and other species such as reptiles or tarantulas.
VISIT THE MIRADOR MIRAMAS:
Here you can see the best view of the Lake of Petén Itza and other different birds as well as howler monkeys. You can also rest in the hammocks to enjoy a pleasant atmosphere.