Essential Petén

Flores to El Mirador to Tikal, Guatemala

Essential Petén

This journey will take you up-close to the best and essential highlights of the Maya Biosphere Reserve! Venture into the lush jungle to explore the cultural and archeological history of the region. Through storytelling and shared knowledge, you will learn about Mayan spirituality and cosmovision, Maya traditions, history and biodiversity in some of the most emblematic sites in Mesoamerica and will trekk to the largest pyramid in volume in the world - La Danta. The heart of the Maya world awaits!

Right for You?


11 Days / 10 Nights

Travel Style

Active Adventure, Off the Beaten Path and Cultural Immersion


English, Spanish and Other Local Language

Physical Activity

Challenging workout


National Park, Rural Communities and Rainforest


Wifi: Limited
Cell: Limited

One of our local experts in Guatemala will make this the perfect trip for you!

Base Price:


Customize this trip

Speaks: English, Spanish and Other Local Language



Flexible Departure Date
All year

What's Included


10 Nights Boutique Hotel and Camping


Local guide (not bilingual)


Private car, Tuk tuk and Private van

Your Local Host



Locally Owned Social Enterprise

Etnica is a travel company that specializes in creating personalized, culturally immersive adventures in Guatemala. They work directly with local associations, cooperatives, independent artisans, fishermen, farmers, and families to provide travelers with unique experiences that also empower the local community. If you're looking to plan a trip to Guatemala, Etnica offers a variety of experiences to choose from, including hiking through the lush forests and volcanoes of the Guatemalan highlands, exploring the vibrant markets and colorful streets of local villages, and trying traditional Mayan cuisine. They are also happy to work with you to create a custom itinerary that meets your needs and interests. Booking with Etnica means that you're not just having a vacation – you're also supporting the people and places you'll be visiting. And because they work directly with the locals, you'll be able to have authentic, once-in-a-lifetime experiences that you won't find with other travel companies. Don't miss out on the opportunity to have an unforgettable adventure in Guatemala. Check out what Etnica has to offer and start planning your next trip today. And if you have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out – their team is always happy to help. So, why wait? Book one of the existing experiences shown on the page or create your own – the choice is yours!

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