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“We were very fortunate that GEM tours arranged for Omar (Elmer) Alvarado to be our guide for 2 1/2 days, including the full sunrise and sunset tours of Tikal, Ixpanajul Nature Park, and the smaller Ruins Site Yaxha.”
“... its tick vegetation and lively fauna (big felines are there too!), the temples offer breathtaking views and if you plan your visit wisely you’ll be able to experience moments of silence which are awe-inspiring.”
“... airport in a modern, comfortable and well appointed van and drove us through the jungle at night to Uaxactun where we camped (in relative luxury) for two nights among the community and Mayan ruins of Uaxactun.”
“He's such a great guy! Showed us around, introduced us to the xate leave factory, some friends who keep stingless bees, the best place to see the sunrise and of course the Mayan ruins!”
“He was very knowledgable about Mayan culture and history and also about the flora and fauna we saw along the way (howler and spider monkeys, wild turkeys, coatimundis, grey foxes, jaguar and tapir footprints, and...”
“We met monkeys along the way (many!) and I managed to get really close to one, the nature, butterflies it’s a once in a lifetime experience and the views are absolutely worth it, being that deep in the jungle and...”