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Yucatan Jay Expeditions & Tours

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Educational and Friendly birding

I used this company for two days of birding while staying near Chichen Itza. I found their... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2018
Robert D
Leeds, United Kingdom
Truly Fantastic Birding Tour

This was my first visit to the Yucatan and, after my experience with the fine people at Yucatan Jay... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2018
Ian C
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It is a tour operator that promotes innovative packages, tours and expeditions, in the areas of Aviturismo, Community Tourism, Photographic Safaris, Nature Tourism, Traditional Medicine Tourism, Accessible Tourism, with the purpose of offering...more
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C 10 X 1 Y 1A S/n Loc. Xocen, Valladolid 97780, Mexico
+52 985 111 8000
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Reviewed June 16, 2018

I used this company for two days of birding while staying near Chichen Itza. I found their knowledge of the birds in the area first rate, along with being very friendly and willing to spend time on identification details to be confident of the correct...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2018

This was my first visit to the Yucatan and, after my experience with the fine people at Yucatan Jay Expeditions & Tours, it certainly won't be my last. In about 8 hours of birding at Xocen we noted 90+ species of birds, about 3/4 of...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

My husband and I had never had a chance to do any birding in Yucatan the before. Angel and Miguel's solid guidance were exactly what we needed. We explored several areas in and around the town of Valladolid. And, oh the many birds we saw,...More

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Reviewed February 14, 2018

We recently had a private birding tour with Yucatan Jay. Our two guides, Miguel and Angel were very knowledgeable and professional. We saw many species of birds we would not have seen without a guide. All our communication was prompt and courteous. I highly recommend...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

Enthusiastic, really knew his vocalizations, and a pleasure to spend time with. I highly recommend Angel. My only suggestion to get a better vehicle--maybe the clutch was shot, but his vehicle had trouble getting up even small hills.

1  Thank Pam K
Reviewed January 12, 2018

Had a great trip with Angel and Ismel on January 11, 2018. They picked us up right on time, took us up to the Chuburna area and then over to Xocen. Punctuality, good food and safe driving were much appreciated. And the birds were fabulous,...More

2  Thank twn431
Reviewed December 27, 2017

I had the pleasure of the companionship of Angel for a morning's birding at Reserva Toh and vicinity, December 12th. He met me on time at 3.30am, with coffee. He is great company (good English speaker) and clearly dedicated to the cause of both conservation...More

1  Thank riotambopata
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Yucatan Jay has wonderful guides that give you a close look at some of the most beautiful areas in the Yucatan, and a real feel for the warm and welcoming Mayan culture. They are very knowledgeable about the local wildlife and locations, and do just...More

1  Thank Jess S
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

I just completed a great day with Yucatan Jay birding guides Angel and Ichi. We started the am with Yucatan Nightjar/Yucatan Poorwill and ended with Grey throated Chat and Grey headed Kite. These two local Mayan men have access to private village forest property that...More

1  Thank Glenn S
Reviewed September 6, 2017

From the moment that I had contact with the Yucatan Jays I had a very good feeling! They were very punctual, knowledgeable and extremely friendly. I will definitely go back to Xocen and go birding with them again!!!

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