10 days
Length
Guatemala
Destination
Day 1: Arrival to Antigua

Arrival to Guatemala City, our team will be waiting for you and take you to the hotel in Antigua.

3 nights of lodging in Antigua Guatemala

Day 2: Pacaya – Santa Teresita

After breakfast we are going to Pacaya Volcano. The Pacaya is the perfect match between adventure and nature, and with a moderate effort you will have amazing views from the summit of the Agua, Fuego and Acatenango Volcano.

After hiking the volcano, you will be transfer to Santa Teresita to have a fantastic time to relax and enjoy of an authentic spa and swim at the hot springs while you are being pampered as you deserve.

Day 3: Cooking Class – Walking tour

Today be ready to receive a spectacular cooking class, you will be learning the Guatemalan cuisine in a fun and engaging way.

In the afternoon it is time for our journey in the majestic city of Antigua, traveling through time by their ruins, churches and museums.

In this city the stories and legends of the colonial times are still present along with the old paved streets; you will visit La Merced Church, Convent Las Capuchinas, local craft market, central park and the Chocolate Museum.

Day 4: Antigua – Chichicastenango – Lake Atitlan

After breakfast, you are leading to the town of Chichicastenango, it is one of the most visited places in Guatemala because of its cultural richness and colorful costumes.

You will be visiting the market and the church. Then you will be transfer to the hotel in Lake Atitlan

3 nights of lodging in Lake Atitlan

Day 5: Lake Atitlan

Today you will have a day full of activities at the hotel. Relax at the spa, doing yoga, or just have fun during your stay exploring the area doing kayaking or paddling boat.

Day 6: Lake Atitlan Villages tour

After breakfast we will be heading to San Marcos La Laguna for a Mayan ceremony.

Then continue to San Juan La Laguna, discover how the indigenous people still preserve the yarn dyeing with natural plants. Visit the local artists to learn how they extract the dyes and how they use them to create the most beautiful weaves using the waist and standing looms technique.

Then continue to Santiago Atitlan, this is one of the few places where Maya people still worship to Maximon, considered a God for them. This village is the largest and most important of the lakeside villages, being the centre of the Tz´utujul-speaking Maya.

Today Santiago during the day is a commercial place, while in the afternoon it turns very friendly for those who are seeking to relax and take a walk.

Day 7: Lake Atitlan – Guatemala – Flores – Tikal National Park

Free morning before being ready for a fantastic adventure, we are going back to Guatemala City to take a flight to Flores, one of the most wildness town in Guatemala. In Flores Mundo Maya airport, our team will be waiting for you for the transfer to your hotel inside Tikal National Park.

2 nights of lodging inside Tikal National Park

Day 8: Tikal Tour

Today get ready for a fantastic journey into the magnificent archaeological site of Tikal, where you are going to be able to travel through the history of one of the most important civilization in Guatemala.

You are going to do a guided tour around the main public plazas and some temples and palaces of Tikal.

Day 9: Flores- Guatemala

Today you are going to relax in the morning and later you will be transfer to the airport to take your flight back to Guatemala City.

There our team will be waiting for you to take you to the hotel.

1 night of lodging at Guatemala City

Day 10: Home

Today flight to Guatemala City on time to catch your flight back home.

 

Additional information

HighlightsAntigua Guatemala, Pacaya Volcano, Spa, Chichicastenango, Lake Atitlan, Tikal, Flores Island