Martsam Tour & Travel is a Guatemalan Tour Operator and Destination Management Company that organize custom birdwatching tours in Guatemala focused on sustainable tourism by respecting nature, the environment, the local community and their traditions.
Our destinations for birdwatching are manifested as journeys through different ecosystems and multicolored communities, developed to ensure your complete satisfaction.
We organize day tours and birding trips in Guatemala for groups and independent travelers, for avid birdwatchers we will prepare target trips based on their expectations. If you are a beginner birder we will plan a fantastic itinerary where you will be able to learn about birds and the fantastic natural world of Guatemala.
For families looking for a combination between birding and culture in Guatemala, we offer diverse opportunities of its cultural and natural treasures such as Tikal, The Mayan Biosphere, La Antigua Guatemala, Lake Atitlan, Active Volcanoes, Mayan Markets and unique living culture.
A group of local experts will assist you step by step in planning your trip or helping with your enquiries about birds, destinations, lodging and technical questions about this fantastic bird paradise called Guatemala.
More Than 700 Bird Species
Biological diversity has enabled Guatemala to stand among the 25 countries with the most variety of natural resources in the world. Millions of species living in its varied ecosystems, more than 700 species of birds, mammals like the jaguar, tapir and a variety of reptiles and insects.
Scientific knowledge of bird populations: Our Company bases the tour design in biological research of bird populations to integrate the best possibilities to watch endemic and rare birds as main target optimized with as much as possible bird species quantity, all in the same package.
Best Trained Tour Guides
Best trained personal: The best value of our tours is the deep knowledge of our guides, drivers and mail guides. All of them have a long background of field work and the best training. The national culture and nature are part of their lives so they are the best people to make you live the best experiences in Guatemala.
Birding and Cultural Tours designed especially for travelers looking for a combination between culture, nature and birding tours in Guatemala.
Guatemala is the most vibrant cultural destination in Central America with 23 different ethnic groups with its native markets, handicrafts, shamanic rituals, beautiful landscapes and the amazing natural world that inhabit more than 700 bird species that will make your vacations a fantastic experience.
BirdWatching Guatemala has selected fantastic destinations to satisfy the expectations of the Cruise Ship Travelers, having in mind time and distances to enjoy the maximum of the activities selected such as Birding tours, cultural tours or a mix of birdwatching and culture.
Our departures start from two of the most important ports of cruisers in Guatemala as Puerto Quetzal in the Pacific Ocean and Puerto Santo Tomas in the Guatemalan Caribbean.
Seasonal Birding tour and conservation activity that is a fantastic opportunity to have fun and to arouse the awareness on the conservation of the sea turtles that spawns in the coasts of the Pacific Ocean of Guatemala.
Navigate through fantastic channels surrounded by mangroves that inhabit a wide variety of bird species and be part of the rewarding activity of release of endangered sea turtles.