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   Additional Excursions / Ancient Maya Ruins of Copán, Honduras


Due to high demand for additional tours, the symposium organizing committee is working closely with Maya Exotic www.mayaexotic.com to design pre and post tours which show off Guatemala’s well known highlights as well as several that go off-the-beaten-track.

All of the pre and post tours offered below will be handled directly by Maya Exotic. For additional information or to make preliminary reservations please contact Sandra Muralles semuralles@gua.net or Carmen Cecilia Sierra info@mayaexotic.guate.com.

Definite reservations for the tour you decide on should be made as soon as possible as some tours have limited space available.

Payment of the tours can be made at the hospitality desk of Maya Exotic in the lobby of the Quinta Real hotel the day of your arrival.


Ancient Maya Ruins of Copán, Honduras
One Day
PRE TOUR:    Saturday February 3rd

7:15 a.m. Transfer from hotel Quinta Real Hotel to La Aurora International Airport for a 45 minute charter flight towards Copán, Honduras.
8:50 a.m. Arrival at Chiquimula, transfer by bus to Copán
9:50 p.m. Guided tour of the archaeological site:
Special sites: – The Great Plaza with the series of stelae elaborately carved with portraits of the ruler 18-Rabbit, – the multilayered temples of the Acropolis which can be observed by walking through tunnels, – the famous Hieroglyphic Stairway, –the most beautiful ball court in Mesoamerica , – the magnificent Museum of Maya Sculpture with its reproduction of the buried temple of Rosalila.
Lunch at Marina Hotel located in the tiny village of Copán Ruins
3.30 p.m. Transfer by bus to Chiquimula
4.30 p.m. Departure on charter flight to Guatemala City
6:00 p.m. Back at Quinta Real Hotel

Services include:

  • Transfers in air conditioned minibus
  • Charter Guatemala City – Chiquimula, Guatemala - Guatemala City
  • Bus transfer from Chiquimula to Copán, Honduras
  • Guided tour of Copán archaeological site, transfers and admission
  • Bilingual guide
  • Lunch at Marina Copán Hotel
  • Non alcoholic refreshments and snacks

Tour price for minimum

Rate per person

  2 persons

$ 510.00

  3 to 5 persons

$ 400.00