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Gem Trips

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Tikal National Park 17003, Guatemala
+502 4214 9514
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A marvelous Tikal ecperience

Byron García was an excellent guide for our Tikal tour. He is knowledgable and proud of his mayan... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Axhel M
Gem Trips and Marlon exceeded my high expectaions

I am so glad that I found Gem Trips on Trip Advisor. Marlon was super helpful in helping me plan a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Our mission is to provide personalized small group tours and private tours in Guatemala with excellence, customer service, security, responsiveness and competitive prices. We are based near Tikal, we offer in Tikal and the surrounding areas day and multi day private tours and small group tours of max 6 pax. Our name mean G:Guatemala, E: Evelin (Marlon's wife), M: Marlon, the founder.
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“his knowledge” (25 reviews)
“private tour” (22 reviews)
“flora and fauna” (19 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Tikal National Park 17003, Guatemala
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+502 4214 9514
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Byron García was an excellent guide for our Tikal tour. He is knowledgable and proud of his mayan heritage, he provided facts as well as heart felt explanations of the Maya culture, focusing on the amazing astronomical achievements. He is also a bee keeper, and...More

Thank Axhel M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am so glad that I found Gem Trips on Trip Advisor. Marlon was super helpful in helping me plan a trip through Guatemala. I knew he would be great in Tikal but I also needed transportation to four different cities (and plane tickets) and...More

1  Thank kkd2685
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had Walter from Gem for two days of tours, one for Yaxha and the other for Tikal. Walter was fabulous, his knowledge, easy demeanor and great English made it one of the best tours we have taken. We cannot rate Gem and Walter highly...More

1  Thank Tracy W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and I bought the tour and ABSOLUTELY loved it! We left Guatemala City to Peten early in the morning where Marco was waiting for us to take us to the park. Marco was very knowledgeable and patient! We arrived to the Park which...More

1  Thank moranjes
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and I wanted to watch the sunrise in Tikal, which requires a guide. After searching TripAdvisor, I saw that Marlon with GEM Trips was highly recommended. Having completed my tour of Tikal with him, I can tell you that he is every bit...More

1  Thank appetite4trvl
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Marlon is an excellent guide! We went on a sunset tour with him, and we learned so much about the history and ecology of Tikal from the experience. He is very knowledgeable, fluent in English, and we were impressed by his communication before and during...More

1  Thank Hadley F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

“I will save you from the concrete jungle!” These were words spoken by Omar, a terrific trilingual guide (Spanish, Mayan dialects, and English) with GEM TRIPS. We spent a fun and fact-filled two days with Omar. First, we hired Omar to guide us on a...More

2  Thank Donna L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked Marlon in Gem Tours for the private guided tour of Tikal, the Tikal sunset tour. The entire day (including airport pick up the night before and later airport drop off) was managed in a very friendly and professional manner. We have 3 Children...More

1  Thank CCorrigan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of five (including 9,11, and 14 year old kids) joined Marlon from GEM Trips on sunset and sunrise tours of Tikal last week, and I can say without hesitation that he helped to create incredible lifelong memories for all of us. His knowledge...More

Thank Rye A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

marlon was an amazing guide. as we made our way through tikal, others would stop and try to listen in as he elaborated about flora, fauna, and archeological tidbits that made tikal come to life. he communicated fluently before, during and after our trip. he...More

Thank Nell B
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Andres P
May 10, 2018|
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Response from De Marlon D | Property representative |
Estimado Andres! Me podría proporcionar su dirección de correo electrónico para enviarle una cotización? El dominio de mi correo es marlondiazrevolorio de Gmail punto com. Muchos saludos. Marlon
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dmtbBostonMa
February 23, 2018|
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Response from De Marlon D | Property representative |
Dear dmtbBostonma! Can you provide your email address to send the quote? My email domain is marlondiazrevolorio of Gmail Kind regards Marlon
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AGprigo123
January 2, 2018|
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Dear Adampigott1! Thanks a lot for your question, I will be happy to send you a quote, please click on the 'send email' button, we use our partners for transfers in Antigua and Guatemala City. Kind regards. Marlon
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