Trip Planner:   Central America  /  Guatemala  /  Peten Department  /  Santa Elena  /  Nature  /  Actun Kan
Actun Kan, Santa Elena
(1.7/5 based on 15 reviews on the web)
Actun Kan is located in Santa Elena. See Actun Kan and all Santa Elena has to offer by arranging your trip with our Santa Elena itinerary planner.
map
Create a full Santa Elena itinerary

Plan your trip to Santa Elena

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Peten Department by other users

54 days in Mexico & Central America BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Guatemala BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in Mexico & Guatemala BY A USER FROM FRANCE January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 35 days in Guatemala & Belize BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 33 days in Guatemala & Belize BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Guatemala BY A USER FROM CANADA December, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in Guatemala BY A USER FROM GERMANY February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 52 days in Mexico & Central America BY A USER FROM MEXICO December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 54 days in Mexico & Central America BY A USER FROM MEXICO December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Belize & Guatemala BY A USER FROM GUATEMALA March, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Guatemala BY A USER FROM CANADA November, outdoors, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 16 days in Peten, Belize Cayes & Cancun BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Once you've already done Tikal, I definitely recommend checking out Actun Kan if you have an extra day in Flores. The tuk-tuk (although cabs are more likely to wait for you to finish exploring the cav...  more »
  • Actún Kan is a wonderful experience for those staying in Flores! Since most people go to Tikal for one day, Actún Kan offers a quick and exciting activity just 15 minutes from Flores. Additionally, it...  more »
  • The caves are in the periphery of the city of flowers, becomes easily taking a tuk tuk that cost you between 10 and 15 quetzales. The ticket for foreigners 15 quetzales. Depending on your pace to appreciate things, the excursion may be 2 hours more or less. I am lover of photography as well is that it took me a little bit more. The bad thing is that a guide accompanying you to the inside of the cave there is. As we had no flashlight, we had to rent one for 10 quetzales. Occurred to us rent 2 headlights, so I was always afraid that this unique flashlight would fail and us to stay to obscure in that huge dome and an impossible return path out. The cave itself has no spectacular formations. The stalactites and stalagmites are rather small and their colors are somewhat weak. Signage inside the Cave found us poor because we were wrong and we lost the paved trail which caused us slip and fall hazards. In conclusion, the trip seemed very good, when in flower and you spare a little time. It could be significantly improved without on-site is contase with a guide.
    View original