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Ruinas de Uaxactun

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Address: Al Norte de Tikal 23 km, Flores 17001, Guatemala
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US$79.98*
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Uaxactun Day Tour from Flores
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US$150.00*
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Day Trip to Uaxactun Community from Flores

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amazing tour

went for the sunset tour was a 170 to get in and paid 75 for the tour. The guide was perfect and know the questions to 90 % If he's still working there his name is José

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 October 2016
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

went for the sunset tour was a 170 to get in and paid 75 for the tour. The guide was perfect and know the questions to 90 % If he's still working there his name is José

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

My wife and I along with a hired guide from our hotel drove our rental car along a long, bumpy road to Uaxactun. A jeep or similar vehicle is necessary because of the potholes, puddles, mud, and rocky road conditions along the way. It was worth it, though. Our guide took us through Uaxactun Village to the first Mayan site... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

If you go there just make sure your guide name is not Jose! He was so disrespectful and racist plus he was running all the way and people almost lost him! This is not the way to lead a tour!

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sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

walked straight from our bungalow hotel to the sunrise tour. excellent tour guide, very informative!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

A life altering experience. You should not miss the sunset because it is simply stunning. Bring plenty of water.

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Cooroy, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Wow! this place is huge and awe inspiring. Just the 12kms of walking through the National Park was good, going to the various temples. These were very interesting & our guide, Miguel was so good with his explanations. He obviously loves his job and is proud of what he does. Climbing up the temples was fine, the views over the... More 

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Flores, Guatemala
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Even if it may seem not as spectacular as the ruins of Tikal nearby, the site of Uaxactun offers a complete different experience than may add a cherry on a cake for your jungle ruins exploration. The main features of the place are: - its quiteness - not many travellers dare to visit this distant site; - the deep feeling... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Been in Uaxactun is amazing bcos you hiring a tour guide you get to undertand more about the maya preclasic period wich is something that tourguids dont talk about when hiking in clasic mayan sites.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Stay in Flores, leave your hostel at about 2:30am and get here for the sunrise tour. You can sit atop the tallest Mayan pyramid and watch the sunrise over the rain forest. It is misty a lot so its hard to see a good proper sunrise, but you get to see the jungle come to life before your eyes. The... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Knowledgable guide with an intense love and passion for this area. Glad we were able to connect with her via the Hotel Tikal Inn for some tours of the ruins.

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