Puerto Arturo

Nature & Wildlife Photography Tour

4 days and 3 nights

This 4-day and 3-night tour is perfect for fans of nature photography, whose main motive is pure nature: fauna, flora and landscapes in the Mayan jungle.

This tour will take you on an expedition surrounded by dense rainforest and the freshwater wetlands of Puerto Arturo Wildlife Refuge .

This journey is ideal for photographing the diversity of flora and fauna in the area and discovering the grandeur of the jungle landscapes of the Maya Biosphere Reserve, always putting safety and respect for nature before obtaining the desired photograph.


Day 1

7:00 a.m.

Departure from the city of Flores towards Carmelita

1:00 p.m.

Arrival at Carmelita, room assignment and lunch.

3:00 p.m.

Trail walk to photograph the fauna of the area and the sunset.

8:00 p.m.

Dinner and time to share with the local residents.

Day 2

6:00 a.m.

Breakfast at Carmelita

7:00 a.m.

Departure to to Puerto Arturo

1:00 p.m.

Arrival at Puerto Arturo. Room accomodation and lunch.

3:00 p.m.

Boat expedition on the Lagoon

7:00 p.m.


Day 3

5:30 a.m.


6:00 a.m.

Expedition and photography of birds to the savannas and grasslands of El Cuervo

12:00 p.m.


3:00 p.m.

Macro photography expedition

6:00 p.m.

Herpetology expedition (amphibian and reptile)

8:30 p.m.


Day 4

6:00 a.m.


7:00 a.m.

Expedition to Sibalón camp

12:00 p.m.

Lunch at Carmelita and farewell.

4:30 p.m.

Arrival to Mundo Maya Airport or the city of Flores

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What's included

  • Flores-Carmelita-Flores transportation
  • Lodging (1 night) at Carmelitas Eco Lodge
    In Birdwatching and Nature 4-day tours
  • Carmelita-Puerto Arturo-Carmelita transportation
  • Lodging at Puerto Arturo Eco Lodge
  • Food during the tour (breakfasts, lunches and dinners)
  • Boat ride in the Lagoon
  • Community guide in Spanish accredited by INGUAT
  • First aid kit, antiophidic serums.

We offer you free transportation from the Mundo Maya Airport or the Santa Elena bus terminal to your hotel, for which it is necessary to coordinate with the sales office.

What's not included

  • Meals that are not in the travel menu
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses

Optional services

  • Guide in English or another language
  • Special menus
  • Private or collective transport
    (from other destinations in Guatemala to Flores)
  • Customized tours and events

Plan your trip

Private tour

  • Private tour
  • Minimum 2 persons
  • Available at any date
  • Book at least 2 days in advance

Special requests

If you would like to request a custom-made tour, have a special requirement, or need to go on a non-scheduled date, contact us.