Want to make the most of your valuable time while staying at the Casa Santa Maria? Well we are now offering a tour booking service for our guests. There are hundreds of tours and activities in the Benque Viejo del Carmen area. Many of these activities are not heavily promoted and are very unique.
Lucy Martinez has spent most of her life in the area and can assist you according to your interests. We now have launched an on-line store, so you can pre-book your activities and we can do the ground work for you. We are daily adding activities and tours for guests to take advantage of the servcie. We can even arrange a lunch for your tour or a catered dinner upon your return.
To date our requests have included Tikal - Mayan Ruins, Guatemala to Cave Tubing. If you want to maximize your time, there are two awesome opportunities just 2 miles from the Casa Santa Maria. Lucy can arrange either horseback trail rides or a Pontoon cruise down the Macal River. Check out our on-line store for convenient planning.
The Martz Farm, just two miles from our front door, offers guided horseback trail riding through the Mayan Mountains. Trail rides are available for half, three quarters or full day adventures. Joe Martinez has 16 horses available and can adopt your adventures to your abilities. Great landscapes and landmarks. don't miss this opportunity. Just pre-book on-line and you are set.
Another amazing opportunity is the La Capitana Pontoon Boat which cruises the Macal River. You can either arrange a pick up at the base of our trail or at the boat launch. You're adventure includes three waterfalls and amazing landscapes of the Macal River. Your guide will also point out the wildlife that inhabit the area including a wide variety of birds, iguanas, bats, fish and even, if you are luck a tapir. Bring your swimsuit and have a great day on the Macal. You can even pre-arrange a lunch BBQ on the river, just let us know!
Yes, this is NOT your regular Bed & Breakfast, we like to make your visit a special experience!