Here's what people are saying about our birding adventures...
“This program exceeded my expectations. We got to see many Mayan sites and many birds, some endemic to the Yucatan. Our fellow travelers were great and our instructors outstanding!”
— Ann from Saint Paul, MN
“Even if you are a first time bird watcher, you will enjoy this program. Great instructors, great meals, and awesome birding opportunities make this program a great value.”
— Margaret from Maple Valley, WA
Unique birding programs designed for travelers age 50+!
Combine exceptional birding with the exploration of four of the most fascinating cities in the Mayan world: Chichen Itza, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; Uxmal; Calakmul, and Palenque. With your binoculars, explore the environmentally diverse Yucatan and its 500-plus bird species. Immerse yourself in the history, tradition and ancient mysteries that define this fabled land.
Each Birding Adventure includes:
- All lodgings & most meals
- Expert-led lectures & field trips
- Hands-on experiences & performances
- All gratuities
- Road Scholar Assurance Plan
- Observe the spectacular ruins at Chichen Itza.
- Enjoy birding on the Rio Lagartos Lagoon and the Usumacinta Marshes.
- Explore the 1.9 million-acre Calakmul Biosphere Reserve.
A university of the world, Not-for-Profit Road Scholar has been leading global educational adventures for adults for nearly 50 years.
Our programs are all-inclusive educational adventures, not superficial tours. When you explore with us, you’ll have a deep, thought-provoking experience delivered by faculty experts on site.