CAYAYA BIRDING tours are designed for birders. Follow the links to see sample itineraries. All tours are customizable and we also organize your tour tailored according to your target species.
Birding target trips, scheduled birding tours, and birding day trips in Guatemala
Target trips for avid birdwatchers.
Customized Tours Tailor-made trips based on your interests.
Day-Tours 1-day birding trips from Antigua, Guatemala City, Panajachel, San Pedro La Laguna, Tikal, Flores, El Remate, Cobán.
Bird Photography Tours in Guatemala.
Independent Birding Travel Services for independent birders: transport, hotels, local guides.
Sample itineraries of birdwatching tours in Guatemala
Guatemala - Birding - Loop (15 days) This tour provides a good overview of the birds of Guatemala by visiting the three major biogeographic regions: the highlands and the lowlands of the Pacific slope and the Atlantic slope. More than 300 bird species can be expected during this tour.
Highland Endemics (6 days) A short birding tour focused on the Pacific slope highlands between Guatemala City and lake Atitlán. Chance to see many of the endemics of the north Central American highlands.
Quetzal Tour (3 days) The Resplendent Quetzal is one of the most beautiful birds of Central America, and Guatemala's national bird. This short tour is focused on seeing Respelendent Quetzal and other cloud forest birds.
Volcano - Mangrove - Tour (8 days) One-week birding tour to see endemics of the north Central American highlands, and waterbirds in reed swamps and mangroves on the Pacific coast.
CAYAYA BIRDING Tours Los Tarrales (2-4 days) Short birding tour to Los Tarrales on Atitlán Volcano with Knut Eisermann and Claudia Avendaño of CAYAYA BIRDING, who have been supporting the Los Tarrales tourism program since 2003 and have been studying the preserve's bird life since that time. Take advantage of their detailed knowledge of the Los Tarrales avifauna and discover this nature preserve with them.
Tikal and Yaxhá - Birding - Tour (4 days) Short birding tour to Tikal and Yaxhá. Both archaeological sites amidst the Mayan forest offer great opportunities to see canopy birds, regional endemics of the Yucatán peninsula, as well as rainforest raptors.
Start here planning your birding trip to Guatemala:
Christmas Bird Counts
Christmas Bird Counts in at Atitlan Volcano and in Antigua Guatemala, each December.