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The Mayan Empire Adventure AME

Belize   |  Guatemala   |  Mexico

Volcanoes, beaches, rainforest, Mayan culture and outstanding motorcycling Central America.

Starting in Guatemala we ride to the northern part of the country, where three beautiful lakes are waiting for us. Another highlight in the early part of our journey is the famous archeological site of Tikal, located in the middle of the rainforest. Next country is sparsely populated Belize, known for its immense biodiversity. Mexico‘s Yucatán peninsula is last, but not least!

A definite highlight is our rest day in the Cancún area, a center of Mayan civilization in pre-Spanish times. Today it’s a tourist center, offering world-class diving and snorkeling. On our way back to the mountainous south-eastern corner of Mexico we take in the Mayan sites of Chichen Itza and Palenque. The breathtaking Blue Waterfalls will tempt you to take pictures and a refreshing dip. Back in Guatemala, we soak up the gorgeous scenery of our final highlight, Lake Atitlán. What an amazing tour, can’t we just continue?


Start/Finish: Guatemala City
Nearest airport: Guatemala City
Duration: 16 days vacation, 14 riding days
Route: Total distance: 2985-3208 km, 1855-1993 miles
Daily distances: 35-397 km, 22-247 miles
Accommodations: Comfortable middle-class hotels.
Rest day: Cancún/Playa del Carmen
Palenque
Highlights: Guatemala City, Lake Petén Itzá, Tikal National Park, Belize, Caribbean coastline at Yucatán, Tulum, Cancún, Chichen Itza, Campeche, Palenque, Blue-water Waterfalls, Lake Atitlán, Antigua Guatemala
Minimum number of participants: 8
16 days vacation
14 day riding route

Day 1: Arrival in Guatemala City
Day 2: Guatemala City - Río Dulce
Day 3: Río Dulce - Lake Petén Itzá
Day 4: Lake Petén Itzá - Belmopan
Day 5: Belmopan - Lake Bacalar
Day 6: Lake Bacalar - Cancún/Playa del Carmen
Day 7: Cancún/Playa del Carmen
Day 8: Cancún/Playa del Carmen - Chichen Itza
Day 9: Chichen Itza - Campeche
Day 10: Campeche - Palenque
Day 11: Palenque
Day 12: Palenque - Comitán
Day 13: Comitán - Huehuetenango
Day 14: Huehuetenango - Lake Atitlán
Day 15: Lake Atitlán - Guatemala City
Day 16: Departure from Guatemala City

The daily riding kilometres are approximate distances and may vary. The first and last days mentioned in the itinerary are the arrival and departure days; there is no riding on these days. Bear in mind the time difference between your country of origin and your travel destination. Arrival time should be arranged before 3 pm on the arrival day. Please book your flights accordingly. Route and overnight places may change due to unforeseen events.

Tour prices & motorcycles 2017

Included services
Tour price per personsharing room,
riding 2 up
sharing room,
riding solo
single room,
riding solo
BMW F 650 GS
$ 7.660,-$ 8.750,-$ 9.880,-
BMW F 700 GS
$ 7.750,-$ 8.940,-$ 10.070,-
BMW F 800 GS
$ 7.900,-$ 9.230,-$ 10.360,-
BMW R 1200 GS
$ 8.070,-$ 9.580,-$ 10.710,-
BMW R 1200 GS Adventure
$ 8.180,-$ 9.800,-$ 10.930,-

Tour prices & motorcycles 2018

Included services
Tour price per personsharing room,
riding 2 up
sharing room,
riding solo
single room,
riding solo
BMW F 650 GS
$ 7.660,- *$ 8.750,- *$ 9.880,- *
BMW F 700 GS
$ 7.750,- *$ 8.940,- *$ 10.070,- *
BMW F 800 GS
$ 7.900,- *$ 9.230,- *$ 10.360,- *
BMW R 1200 GS
$ 8.070,- *$ 9.580,- *$ 10.710,- *
BMW R 1200 GS Adventure
$ 8.180,- *$ 9.800,- *$ 10.930,- *
* Please note that the dates and prices for 2018 are not confirmed yet. The dates shown on our website are preliminary dates for 2018 and might change. Also, for this tour there are yet no prices confirmed for 2018. If the tour price differs more than 5% from last year’s pricing you can cancel your participation until October 31, 2017 without any cancellation fee.

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23.02. - 10.03.2018

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