About Us

Guatemala Birding Tour Operator

Sharing Our Passion For Birds

Guatemala Birding Tour Operator

Guatemala Birding Tour Operator

Birdwatching tours Guatemala: we are a birding branch of Martsam Travel, a reliable Guatemalan full-service Tour Operator with 25 successful years in the travel industry of the Mayan World.

We specialize in customizing birdwatching one day tours and birding tour packages 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 birdwatching experts will assist you in customizing your birding holidays or helping with your inquiries about birds, destinations, lodging and technical questions.

Who we are?

Martsam Tour and Travel is a 100 % Guatemala Travel specialist that it’s distinguished for its professionalism, commitment, flexibility and for the authenticity of our tours and selected destinations in Guatemala and Central America, including World heritage sites, natural treasures, national parks, ethnic groups with exquisite traditional crafts and textiles, native markets, art galleries, museums, art centers and beaches

What we offer?

As a Guatemala Tour Operator we specializes in custom-made travel schedules and personalized attendance for small groups, families and independent travelers looking for authentic travel experiences.

In our Guatemala tours and travel vacation packages we includes luxury and unique accommodation including private villas, boutique hotels, jungle lodges, mid-range and Tourist class hotels, Spa treatments, local food, private and comfortable vehicles, helicopter adventures, charter flights, professional bilingual tour guides and drivers.

In our adventure tours we will take you inside natural landscapes, such as Lake Atitlan, archaeological sites like Tikal, Yaxha, Quirigua, El Mirador, Uaxactun, Takalik Abaj, Ceibal, Aguateca and Dos Pilas, Active Volcanoes such as Pacaya Volcano, bird watching destinations, wildlife sanctuaries, sacred Mayan caves and shamanic rituals.

We promote communitarian jungle tours such as El Zotz-Tikal, Yaxha-Nakum-Tikal and El Mirador jungle trek among others.

We offer specialty tours such a birdwatching tours, fishing as well incentives, weddings, honey moon trips and other special tours around Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua and south of Mexico.

Please feel free to contact us and a specialist travel planner will help you to plan your fantastic vacations in Guatemala or Central America.

Meet the Team

Lileana N. Martinez


Over the past 10 years I have been involved in bird watching activities, learning from these fantastic creatures and their behavior.

Benedicto E. Grijalva

Marketing Director

Having spent my childhood and youth in Peten, surrounded by a lush rainforest full of wildlife and Maya cities marked out

Darwin G. Grijalva

Information Technology & Statistics

I joined the research tours of the company to find better places to bird or to monitor the birds around the country.

Maynor Ovando Ortiz

Tour Guide Director

Civil engineer, but at the same time is a dedicated and passionate naturalist, who decided to leave his profession to find birds every single day of his life.