Independent Birding Travel

CAYAYA BIRDING services for independently traveling birder in Guatemala

We at CAYAYA BIRDING have been teaching local bird specialists throughout Guatemala since more than 15 years, in part under the roof of PROEVAL RAXMU Bird Monitoring Program. Based on our detailed knowledge on local logistics, local birds, local guides, reliable transports, and convenient lodging, we are happy to help you organize your birding adventure in Guatemala. Get in touch for recommendations on the best birding sites, and for reservations of basic services:

  • Hotels and lodges with birding opportunities in the surroundings.
  • Transports (private or collective) from door to door.
  • Local birding and archeology guides.

What independent birders say about CAYAYA BIRDING helping to organize their trip

November 2016, semi-independent birding loop through Guatemala
"We generally travel independently but had little time to organise a birding trip to Guatemala. Claudia & Knut organised a fantastic birding trip that met all of our expectations. We birded alone in some places and with guides in others and saw all of our target species and more. Great logistical organisation and Claudia & Knut helped ensure that we did not waste valuable birding time when our flight to Tikal was delayed. Guatemala is a fantastic country and we would thoroughly recommend using CAYAYA BIRDING. Thanks very much Claudia & Knut."
Debbie Pain, UK.

September 2010, birding tour with local bird guides:
If birding in Guatemala, CAYAYA BIRDING is your best bet!
(Portugal).

June 2011, Booking of services for independent travelers (hotels, transportation, local guides):
My Wife and I used CAYAYA BIRDING to arrange all of our ground transportation, lodging and guides for our trip to Tikal, Guatemala. Claudia was wonderful to work with and everything from the van driver to our birding guide Luis were absolutely top notch. The trip was an outstanding experience. I would give my highest recommendation to CAYAYA BIRDING for anyone traveling to Guatemala.
Russ Roundy, Spokane, Washington.

August 2011, Booking of services for independent travelers (hotels, transportation, local guides):
We have just returned home from Guatemala and I wanted to send you a note to express how thoroughly we enjoyed our travels in your country: our trip was everything and more than we had imagined and wished for!! We feel fulfilled by the beauty of the land and the kind spirit of the people. We are extremely grateful for your help in making our trip come together; every service which you arranged for us was wonderful, without exception.
By far, the absolute best part was your wonderful guides: Josué and Luis!! At our request, our tours with them were conducted in Spanish. They taught us so very much, generously sharing their knowledge and expertise, as well as their love for nature, community and their homeland. They listened to our interests and fine-tuned the touring for our needs. They were patient and professional and fun.
The drivers were all professional, punctual and conscientious about our safety and comfort.
Guatemala is now in our hearts! Thank you, Claudia.
Laura Werner and Joe Rivera, USA.


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