Birding Guatemala

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.

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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.

Photography Tours Guatemala


Birdwatching Photography Tours  

Birdwatching Guatemala specializes in create exclusive & tailored tours for birders, naturalists & wildlife photographers. We have helped hundreds of travelers to reach their goals, let use help you in planning a exclusive tour for you.

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Birding & Culture

Birds and Culture

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.

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Puerto Quetzal Birding Shore Excursions

Puerto Quetzal Birding Shore Excursions

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.


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Turtles & Birds

Tourtles and Birds

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.

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El Pilar

El Pilar birding tour

Finca El Pilar is a small paradise located in the mountain forest of Guatemala..


Aguateca Birdwatching Tour

Aguateca Tour

The archaeological site of Aguateca report more than 200 species of...


Pink Headed Warbler Quest

Pink Headed Warbler

Guatemala as one as the best Central American bird watching destination...


Ceibal Birdwatching Tour

Ceibal Bird Tour

Several avian and mammal inventories have been conducted in Ceibal and...


Tikal Birdwatching Tour

Tikal Birding Tour

This is one of the best places for birding in Guatemala; More than 400...


Los Tarrales Reserve

Los Tarrales

Los Tarrales nature reserve is an important area for conservation in Guatemala...


Yaxha Birdwatching Tour

Yaxha Birding Tour

Yaxha is located inside the National Park Yaxha - Nakum – Naranjo, 88...


San Pedro Volcano

Volcan San Pedro Birdin Tour

Guatemala as one as the best Central American bird watching destination...


The Quetzal Quest

The Questzal Quest Bird

3 Days - 2 Nights
Fascinate birding adventure in the cloud forest of Guatemala visiting, the biological Corridor of the Resplendent Quetzal.


Inside Rainforest

Inside Rainforest Tour

5 Days - 4 Nights
Enjoy this fascinating birding tour developed in two of the best birding locations in the Guatemala´s lowlands.


Highlands and Mangroves

Highlights and Mangroves

8 Days - 7 Nights
The goal of this amazing birding tour is to register the rarest, regional endemic and unique species at the highlands of Guatemala.


Highlands and Mayan World

Highlights and Mayan World

13 Days - 12 Nights
This tour is a mixture of the best birdwatching destinations in Guatemala including the best locations to appreciate endemic bird species.


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Our Address:
Antigua Guatemala
Phone: (502) 7832-2742
Call Toll Free
1-866 832 2776

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