Tour Company History – About The Owner
Kawiil Tours is own and operated by Luis Zaiden; who grow up in San Ignacio Town, Cayo district in the beautiful foot hills of the Maya mountain of Belize. From a young age Luis had a passion for history and nature; he spend most of his childhood with his friends playing in the river and also playing hide and seek in what is now Cahal Pech Archeological site. Nevertheless, that came to an end when he went to high school and then went to work in Belize city. Always longing for his childhood days to return, in 1993 he got a job as a park warden at Program For Belize (PFB). There his duties was to stop illegal logging, hunting and illegal excavation of Maya sites. During his time working with PFB, he worked closely with different Scientists and learned from them; he also assisted the professors that came with students at the station. Student groups from 10 years old to university students.