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Martsam Tour & Travel Birdwatching Day Tours

San Pedro El Alto, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Fantastic birdwatching

Martsam Tours organised the bird guides for our trip to Guatemala in March and we were extremely... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Zoe L
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Preston
Techpan and El Pillar Coffee Plantation

Great birdwatching day trip! One of the highlights of my vacation. Started with a trip to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marathonman12
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Satellite Beach, Florida
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With 22 successful years in the travel industry, Martsam Travel is a 100 % Guatemalan Tailor Made Tour Operator and Destination Management Company (DMC), that it’s distinguished for its professionalism, commitment, flexibility, authenticity and quality of our Guatemala day trips, Private Tour Packages, Family Vacation Packages and Luxury Tours in Guatemala, South of Mexico and Central America.
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“mayan sites” (7 reviews)
“central america” (12 reviews)
“lake atitlan” (15 reviews)
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San Pedro El Alto, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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"mayan sites"
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"central america"
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"lake atitlan"
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"de leon"
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"wonderful mayan"
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"smaller hotels"
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"hummingbird feeders"
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"guatemala city"
in 8 reviews
"private van"
in 2 reviews
"bird watching"
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"every step of the way"
in 3 reviews
"arranged everything"
in 2 reviews
"fantastic trip"
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"surrounding towns"
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"semuc champey"
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"group tour"
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"visited guatemala"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Martsam Tours organised the bird guides for our trip to Guatemala in March and we were extremely pleased with all of them. We birded around Lake Atitlan area with the brothers Aaron and Lester de Leon Lux who were exceptional and probably the best guides...More

Thank Zoe L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great birdwatching day trip! One of the highlights of my vacation. Started with a trip to Techpan. An awesome breakfast, with a few life birds (endemics) from the comfort of the restaurant tables - hummingbirds and a few other gregarious birds. A wonderful hike in...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Guatemala in mid-May at the beginning of the rainy season, but only had a few brief afternoon showers. Lily was very helpful in organising exactly the trip we wanted. This was to see birds and a few of the sights. Our guide, Maynor,...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Martsam travel arranged everything for me. They picked me up at my hotel in Granada, Nicaragua and dropped me off in Belize City. Everything went according to plan which is a great feat considering the numbers of borders that had to be crossed. The drivers...More

Thank Peter G
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

My husband and I spent a half-day birding with Aaron and Lester de Leon from Martsam Travel near San Cristobal and at Finca El Pilar. The sites were about 30 minutes from our hotel in Antigua. Aaron and Lester picked us up right on time...More

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Reviewed March 20, 2018

This birding and nature and cultural tour company was responsible for all of the arrangements and guiding for our group's 2 week birding trip throughout Guatemala, and they were absolutely fantastic! Maynor Ovando was a wonderful bird guide as well as an extremely knowledgable and...More

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Reviewed March 9, 2018

We initially became interested in Guatemala as a vacation destination when some friends gave us a brochure from a company they had taken a Guatemalan tour with in the past. When we contacted the company their tour was full for the dates we wanted so...More

2  Thank khenke62
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Reviewed February 20, 2018

We had a very short trip to Guatemala (4 days) and requested Martsam Tour to customize a private tour for us. The service was outstanding and we had an amazing experience in Guatemala!! Mary and Lily who planned the trip were very organized, providing us...More

1  Thank natsu_gtrotter
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Reviewed February 12, 2018

We have just returned from a 16 night tour of Guatemala and Copan organised by Martsam. From the time of our first enquiry to the time we left, the service from all Martsam staff has been superb. I originally e-mailed the company telling them a...More

1  Thank quin88
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Reviewed February 10, 2018

The Martsam is a stellar tour company for Guatemala. Mary, the communicator, responded promptly to any questions, provided easy flexibility for our tour, and was amazingly conscientious in staying in touch during our tour. My wife and I did an 11-day tour of Guatemala with...More

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