Birding with A Purpose
Supporting People, Protecting Our Natural World
Birdwatching Guatemala is proud that National Audubon Society – Asociacion Vivamos Mejor, has chosen our bird guides directors in Guatemala and Belize respectively, Maynor Ovando and Roni Martinez as trainers of their projects in Guatemala and Belize.
Due to the compatibility of our responsible policies and the Audubon project training young people in Lake Atitlan and Belize, we involve in the commitment to improve the lives of this new birders.
Birdwatching Guatemala acquires the commitment of continue supporting the new local tour guides bringing opportunities through birding ensuring a new way of life and the responsibility to protect the habitat of threatened birds and wildlife in general.
We propose the following itineraries that will be guided by teachers and new birder guides, guaranteeing the quality of the tours, birding with authentic local experts, while you will enjoy a birding with a purpose, so let’s go birding!
The Birds of Guatemala – Highlands
The Birds of Guatemala – Lowlands
Belize Birding Expedition Special
Bird watching Tours Guatemala
Bird Watching Guatemala is specialized Birding branch of Martsam Travel, a reliable Guatemalan full service Tour Operator with 24 successful years in the travel industry of the Mayan World.
We are a prime 100 % Guatemalan Tailor Made Tour Operator and Destination Management Company (DMC), distinguished for our professionalism, commitment, flexibility, and quality of our bird watching day tours, birding trips, photography and nature expeditions in Guatemala.
We are certified by the Guatemalan Tourism Commission (INGUAT), a member of the Guatemalan Tourism Chamber (CAMTUR), the Canadian- Guatemalan Chamber of Commerce (CANCHAM), and the American Birding Association (ABA).
We specialize in customizing bird watching day tours and birding trips in Guatemala for small groups and independent travelers, providing excellent accommodation in inspiring locations, local food, transportation, and professional bird guides and drivers.
For avid birdwatchers, we organize birding target trips based on their requirements, for a beginner birder, we will plan a personal and unique itinerary where will be able to learn about the birds of Guatemala and our amazing natural world.
Please feel free to contact us, and a group of local bird watching experts will assist you step by step in customizing your birding trips or helping with your inquiries about birds, destinations, lodging and technical questions about this exotic bird paradise called Guatemala.
Scientific knowledge of bird populations: We design bird watching day tours and birding trips, based on biological research on bird population and integrate the best possibilities to watch endemic and rare birds alongside the aim of the sighting as many species as possible.
Best Trained Tour Guides
Best value of our tours is the deep knowledge of our bird guides, drivers, and staff at the office. All of them have a long background of field work and best training. Culture & nature are part of their lives so they’re the best birders to make you live the best bird watching experiences.
740 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, 740 species of birds, mammals like the jaguar, tapir and a variety of reptiles and insects.