Flores activity and adventure holidays from the experts at Exodus Travels. Flores is a small slow-paced village with Caribbean sensibility, pastel-colored buildings and friendly people. Flores is situated on an island in Lake Petén Itzá, 45 minutes by road from Parque National Tikal and 2 hours from Cayo District in Belize. Enjoy exploring the cobble-stone streets flanked by handicraft stores and charming houses, many of which are small hotels, guesthouses and restaurants. Flores is a great town from which to explore the Mayan ruins of Tikal, deep in the Guatamalan jungle.