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Private half or full day birding trips around Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala City, Lake Atitlan, Coban, and Tikal, led by expert birding guides. Full-day tours last from sunrise (5 to 6 a.m., depending on the time of the year) to 4 to 5 p.m., with a...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Guatemala City, Guatemala
+502 5308 5160
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

I had the pleasure of birding the highlands with Knut Eisermann for a week in August with 2 friends. Besides seeing some mega birds - Horned Guan, Pink-headed Warbler, Belted Flycatcher for example - I was really impressed by the amazing scenery, delicious cuisine and...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Birding tour guided by Knut Eisermann. Nearly 400 species (376 species seen) thanks to Knut's excellent knowledge of birdsounds and locations. Great accomodations, too. Excellent food. Lovely people. I enjoyed all places we visited, with Tikal being the most impressive. 3 weeks seemed a good...More

Thank Gerlindet79
Reviewed April 7, 2018

My husband and I recently returned from an incredible two-week semi-independent birding tour of Antigua and the Lake Atitlan area of Guatemala, organized by Claudia Avendano of Cayaya birding. We can’t speak highly enough about the entire trip, including, guides, drivers, and lodging. Claudia tailored...More

Thank jreldred
Reviewed February 24, 2018

Our travel preparations startet at 25th October 2017 and at 3rd December our trip was fixed and everything was booked. We got a lot of helpfull recommendations from Knut and Claudia in advance and during our journey. We (two persons) traveled alone with private transportations...More

Thank MatzePutze
Reviewed February 24, 2018

I just returned from a very productive birding trip down to Guatemala with my primary focus being warblers. I had a target list and managed to find all of them thanks to the expert guiding from Knut. I let them know exactly what species I...More

Thank Larry T
Reviewed January 17, 2018

Cayaya planned a 3 day individual birding trip for me in 3 different locations. The local guides were knowledgeable and skilled. They knew the birds from the calls, and worked hard for me to have the opportunity to see them. Claudia arranged the drivers, guides,...More

Thank JoAnne P
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Cayaya Birding hooked me up with an AMAZING guide in Santiago, Guatemala. He did not work for their company, but they had connections to get me to him. He was simply amazing and if I had it to do over again, I'd hire him directly....More

Thank Kevin P
Cayaya-Birding, Owner at Cayaya Birding, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2017

Kevin, thank you for your revised evaluation. As you mentioned by Email, you never signed up for a customized birding trip before, and you asked us to organize a customized half-day birding trip for you and your family. We assisted you through an extensive email...More

Reviewed June 25, 2017

This was second trip to Guatemala with this guide. We saw all the target birds and I was able to get photos of almost all of them. Knut knows his birds and arranges good places to stay, meals and also uses a local guide most...More

Thank dkmmdpa
Reviewed January 22, 2017

We are just returning home to Buenos Aires after 8 days of wonderful birding with Cayaya. As other reviewers have said, absolutely every detail is beautifully planned and managed by Claudia and Knut...nothing left to chance. Knut was our guide to three different locations and...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2016

At first, I didn't know what to expect, but I was taken completely off guard at how great this trip ended up being! Knut was my guide, and he is incredibly knowledgable about the birds of Guatemala (it appears his partner, Claudia is as well)....More

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Carol M
May 8, 2018|
Response from MatzePutze | Reviewed this property |
I was only on holiday in Guatemala. I don't offer guided tours there. Please contact Cayaya birding. Best regards, Mathias
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Carol J
March 6, 2017|
Response from Cayaya-Birding | Property representative |
Dear Carol, yes we at CAYAYA BIRDING organize also private birding tours in Guatemala, based on your interests. Please let us know what you are interested in, and we would be more than happy to design your tour for you. We... More