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Quetzal Bird Sanctuary (Half Day Tour from Quetzaltenango)

Spend an enlightening morning birdwatching in one of Guatemala’s beautiful rainforests, spotting the one and only Quetzal, the mysterious national bird.

USD $99.00

Per Person

Quetzal Bird Sanctuary (Half Day Tour from Quetzaltenango)


  • Observe and learn about the unique Quetzal.
  • Bird watch in the beautiful surrounds of the rainforest.


A short drive from Quetzaltenango, resides one of the sanctuaries of Guatemala’s national bird. Spend a unique morning admiring and learning all about the mysterious Quetzal, and its stunning surroundings, a beautiful rainforest. The village is approximately 1.5 hours drive by private transport from Quetzaltenango. Enjoy a nice breakfast included in the tour. Certainly worth the early wake up for any bird enthusiast!


5:30 am – 11:30 am.

What’s Included

  • Transport.
  • Breakfast.
  • Local guide. (bird watcher)
  • Entrance fees.
  • Binoculars.

What to bring

  • Walking shoes.
  • Sunhat and sunblock.
  • Water.
  • Snacks.

 Important Notes

  • Minimum 2 people for this tour.
  • English speaking certified guide + 10 USD for the group.


Quetzaltenango, Guatemala

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Quetzaltenango, Guatemala 14.852070, -91.530547

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