There are over 50 regional endemic bird species in the region we call Northern Mesoamerica which spans from Southern Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, & Belize. The highlands of Guatemala are an epicenter for these species and this trip covers approximately 80% of the regional endemics. This relaxed-paced trip positions us to reach the best birding hotspots in the highlands of Guatemala. Mix in some colonial charm of Antigua and Xela, add the vibrant living Maya culture, and experience an outstanding birding itinerary.

Itinerary Highlights

Day Place
1 Arrive in Guatemala City, transfer to Antigua
2 Morning birding near Antigua, Transfer to Lake Atitlan
3 Tepepul Trail
4 Paquisis Trail
5 Transfer to Quetzaltenango
6 Fuentes Georginas trail & hot springs
7 Transfer to Antigua
8 Depart