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What to Expect
Itinerary

We will visit the jungle through established paths to get to know the birds of the region, we will also visit two cenotes (not to bathe) where there is a spectacular landscape view. To end the tour we will live with some Mayan families.

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Important Information
Departure Point
Flor de Agua, Pueblo Magico!, Calle 38 193 por 35, Candelaria, Valladolid, Yuc., Mexico

Traveler pickup is offered
We can pick up travelers at their hotels or see us at the departure point of the Ichi Tours office on 38th Street, between 35 and 37, num. 180, center colony.

Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Coffee and/or Tea - Coffee, sweet bread and fruit.
  • binoculars
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Restroom on board
  • Gratuities
  • car and fuel
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I had a great time birding with Ichi Tours Very fast reply prior to my trip and he organize everything I needed to go birdwatching with great results! Highly recommended.
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We met Ismael Arellano Ciau of Ichi Tours at our eco-lodge in the town of Ek Balam. He arrived at 6:00 am sharp, as we had agreed, and took us just about 5 minutes away to a place called Chan Mul. And the magic began! Ismael was totally prepared. He brought us coffee and rolls
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We went on a morning tour around 30mins outside of Valladolid. So nice to find a local guide with a genuine passion for the wildlife in his local area. Very good at identifying birds and used bird calls to call certain species in closer for my photography. Can thoroughly
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Based on a recommendation, we booked Ichi for a private birdwatching tour starting from Merida. It was very easy to communicate details and logistics, and we started the day with our rental car at 5 AM. First Ichi took us to an abandoned Hacienda to see the sunrise over the
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Ichi is a warm heart, a great story teller and an expert birder; can’t go wrong with him. You will experience the excitement as if it were the first time you see the most common of common birds because Ichi loves all, he will tell you a Mayan legend about certain birds or he
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Response from Ismael C, Propietario at Bird Photo Expedition in the Yucatan Peninsula
Responded Dec 2, 2019
Malena eres una persona increíble, gracias por tu preferencia y confianza en elegir nuestros servicios a lo largo de este tiempo, espero estés preparada para toda la serie de exploraciones y expediciones que lanzaremos en este 2020, te mando un cordial y cálido saludo.
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About the operator
By: Ichi Tours
84 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
MadeleineNorling
Stockholm, Sverige
21
Djungle adventure!
Ichi was a safe guy in both knowledge and personal safety. He made us a very good price in the hotel and we had a
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Mahahual_Ecotours
Mahahual, Mexico
20
Looking for an elusive bird!
I had a great time birding with Ichi Tours Very fast reply prior to my trip and he organize everything I needed to
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743ak
Palm Springs
33
36 species and 1 great guide!
We met Ismael Arellano Ciau of Ichi Tours at our eco-lodge in the town of Ek Balam. He arrived at 6:00 am sharp,
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155jaket
Manchester, United Kingdom
10
Solo Birding with Ichi around Valladolid
We went on a morning tour around 30mins outside of Valladolid. So nice to find a local guide with a genuine
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salsaretreat
Seattle, Washington
2733
Private birdwatching tour near Merida with Ichi
Based on a recommendation, we booked Ichi for a private birdwatching tour starting from Merida. It was very easy
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mitoforma
11
Wonderful mix between birding and mayan culture
We asked for a birding group tour and Ichi (as he called himself) planed for us an amazing adventure. We spent
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MaleSolis
Uman, Mexico
8738
Birds, legends and stories from the Mayab
Ichi is a warm heart, a great story teller and an expert birder; can’t go wrong with him. You will experience the
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LaurenaKL
76
The highlight of my time in Mexico
Thank you so much to Ichi and Eli for a fantastic day of birding! Both of them are experts and helped me identify
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Roniq3
Seattle, Washington
7119
Fantastic day Birding around Merida with Ismael and Elizabeth from Ichi Tours!
I went Birding with Ichi and his wife Elizabeth of Ichi Tours near Merida, Mexico in the Yucatan peninsula. We
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Scenic624959
10
Our best birding with Ichi
What a wonderful 8 day birding trip we just finished with a very special guy!!! Ichi's enthusiasm, curiosity and
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mks1122
Atlanta, Georgia
221
Outstanding guide
Ichi is a professional and enthusiastic birder and it was a delight to take a birding trip near Valladolid. He
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Leonel R
10
One of the best guides I ever had
I was heading for Valladolid in order to visit Chichén Itzá but knowing that was jungle around I was very
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Jul_Isla
Isla Mujeres, Mexico
51
Friendly and very knowledgeable guide!
My husband and I are new to the birding world and we had been exploring the area on our own for several days, but
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Steve J
10
Very knowledgeable in local birds
Ichi is a very knowledgeable guide, and a gentleman. I had an excellent couple of days birding with him in
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608andr_sa
Washington DC, District of Columbia
20
Birding the Yucatan Peninsula
This is the second time that Ismael, from Ichi Tours, took me birdwatching. This time was ultra challenging for
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  • Duration: 5h
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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