"Flores, gateway to Tikal" Top 5 Page for this destination Flores by Jim_Eliason

Flores Travel Guide: 73 reviews and 202 photos

Flores is the main place to stay for tourists visiting Tikal. It's a charming small town built on an island in Lake Peten.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Quiet little town
  • Cons:not much to do other than souvenir shops
  • Last visit to Flores: Mar 2008
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • MalenaN's Profile Photo
    Nov 10, 2013 at 7:15 AM

    I also stayed in Flores when I visited Tikal. It is a lovely little place!

  • jgemini65's Profile Photo
    Jul 18, 2009 at 5:56 PM

    Nice Guatemala pages...heading down in 6 weeks!

  • victorwkf's Profile Photo
    Jun 19, 2008 at 7:09 AM

    Flores is indeed a lovely and laid back town, hope to be able to visit central america one day :)

  • Stephen-KarenConn's Profile Photo
    Apr 14, 2008 at 12:21 PM

    Those Tuk Tuks can rattle your bones on a cobblestone street.

  • deecat's Profile Photo
    Apr 12, 2008 at 9:35 PM

    Your introductory page is just wonderful.

  • angiebabe's Profile Photo
    Apr 7, 2008 at 8:36 PM

    Hi Jim, Wondered howd youd been - Good to see we're still travelling - I went to Italy, you went to Guatemala!

  • ukirsari's Profile Photo
    Apr 7, 2008 at 2:32 AM

    wowww, another flower [flower] in another country! there's a nice place within indonesia archipelago so called flores too, jim! nice page. want to travel to south and central america someday!

  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Apr 6, 2008 at 5:31 AM

    wow, you've traveled a lot I must say! And your reports here make an interesting reading! THANX!


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