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We booked both the ATM cave tour and a trip from San Ignacio to Tikal in Guatemala. Both tours had... read more

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Best tour guide in Belize!

We found Elias simply searching “Day Trips Tikal” online and we couldn’t be happier we did. We... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
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Elias Cambranes spent twenty years touring Maya National Parks and Caves in Belize in Guatemala. Working for all the big names in the business and big resorts, he decided to start working for himself twenty years ago. Following the footprints of the...more
10 Burns Avenue | Inside Casa Blanca Guesthouse, San Ignacio, Belize
+501 610-6474
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked both the ATM cave tour and a trip from San Ignacio to Tikal in Guatemala. Both tours had great guides who knew their subjects very well. Elias is actually a certified guide in both Belize and in Guatemala, so he stayed with us...More

Thank OwenGF
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We found Elias simply searching “Day Trips Tikal” online and we couldn’t be happier we did. We were staying at one of the resorts in San Ignacio, and was given the hard sell to use one of “their guides” but after doing some comparison price...More

Thank ScottJL1234
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We took the 1/2 day morning trip to Barton Creek Cave with K'atun Ajaw and had a really great time. Our guide gave us a lot of info about the little villages we drove through on the way to the cave. The site around the...More

Thank Lesley A
Reviewed 4 June 2018

There are few words to describe how amazing the experience Elias delivered on these tours was.While everyone else we were seeing on the tours were in these huge groups with questionable guides we were a private group of 2 with a guide that was polite,...More

Thank antoniom0125
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Very glad we researched our travel guide for our trip to Tikal in Guatemala from our base hotel in San Ignacio, Belize. Elias did a great job at educating, explaining and guiding us through all parts of the trip. The drive to and from Tikal...More

Thank SanderD
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Our day at Tikal with Elias was our favorite day of our entire Belize trip. He gave us the perfect mix of history, nature and time on our own to explore. He took us down the jungle paths that we would have never known was...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Everything went very well with our overall experience with Elias---from the initial email communications through returning to our hotel at end of the day. What's different about Elias' services, unlike most other tour operations I read about, is that he is with you for the...More

Thank ChasInLucca
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Just did a day trip to Tikal with Elias and it went extremely smooth. We went as a family of 4 with two boys 12 and 13 yo and had 5 other people in the group. We left at 7:30 am from our hotel just...More

Thank Dmitry S
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We were debating about going on a day-trip to Tikal in Guatemala from Belize so we talked with the host of our b&b, Nina, about it. She said she knew Elias and that she had sent other guests with him and they had had a...More

Thank ashleylrg
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Tikal is breath-taking and I couldn't recommend it enough. It's brilliant to be in the middle of the jungle, surrounded by the noises of birds and monkeys, looking up at the incredible Mayan structures. I'm so glad we chose to go with Elias. He was...More

Thank Jonathan P
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10 March 2016|
Response from Menon_RG | Reviewed this property |
You need one whole day for Tikal. We did a similar thing to your plan. If you reach on Wednesday, going to Tikal on Thursday or Friday will be perfect.