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Roxy Ortiz Tikal Tours - Private Day Tours


Roxy Ortiz Tikal Tours - Private Day Tours
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Parque Nacional Tikal, Tikal National Park, Guatemala
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Roxy is a phenomenal guide. We were in Guatemala for 3 weeks and other guides do not even compare. Roxy cares a lot about her guests and she is extremely knowledgeable. She spent a lot of time explaining Mayan history, nature, and telling us about...More

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an incredible sunrise tour with Roxy, and it is without doubt the best tour guiding decision we've made. Roxy knows everything there is to know about Tikal and the Mayans, and she makes this 2,000 year-old place come alive. Tikal in itself was...More

Thank tomheyden
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We contemplated a lot whether to do a sunrise tour of Tikal with Roxy, as the price is quite steep, but when we realised how much information she packed into the hours we spent together, and the uniqueness of the experience, it was definitely worth...More

Thank mvk0016
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

My daughter, niece and nephew visited Tikal a couple of weeks ago, and, based on the recommendation from Hopefulist, we arranged a tour with Roxy. We scheduled a sunrise tour via email, with a confirmation the day prior. Roxy was right on time, with the...More

Thank Dav H
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

To start the day Roxy arranged to meet us early in the morning. Her Intimate knowledge of the ruins, wildlife and history of the area was quickly apparent. As we toured the ruins she pointed out the calls of toucans and other exotic birds. Having...More

Reviewed July 20, 2018

We really wanted to book a tour with her but she never replied to our emails. We used the email listed on her blog.

Thank Laury B
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

She is amazing! She is not just a guide, she knows everything about the maya’s and the animals in the park. Highly recommended and totaly worth the price :)

Thank Merel J
Reviewed July 5, 2018

We loved touring Tika with Roxy who is an archeologist in addition to being an encyclopedia about all Mayan sites in Guatemala. My two teenagers walked away from the touring saying that they learned so much from Roxy. Added bonus, she also knows the best...More

Thank hghilzai
Reviewed June 12, 2018

My wife and I took a sunrise tour with Roxy. She was very knowledgeable about the site and about Mayan history in general. She also knew quite a bit about the wildlife in the area and helped us find a big group of coatimundis after...More

Thank Robert55229
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

She knew EVERYTHING about Tikal and Mayan history. She is an anthropologist by training and it shows. Went out of her way to show us spider monkeys, toucans, parrots and all the amazing jungle life. Worth every penny and more!

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JoAnne M
March 8, 2018|
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Response from dennisfr | Reviewed this property |
As a previous responder suggested, email communications are not one of Roxy's strong points -- but if you try her again, she's likely to respond eventually. As for price, here's a quote from an email I received from Roxy... More
April 2, 2017|
Response from hopefulist | Reviewed this property |
The website and email links on her review page here on Trip Advisor work for me. This question/answer system doesn't allow me to post contact info or websites in my answer but if you google 'Tikal Roxy's Tours' you should... More
December 7, 2016|
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Response from hopefulist | Reviewed this property |
You can also search this site for her Trip Advisor page; there's a link to her website below the map on the right.