Fascinating Guatemala 9 days

Day 1º.(TUE) – Guatemala Airport – Guatemala

Arrival to the International airport and transfer to your hotel in Guatemala City. Lodging.

 

Day 2º.(WED) – Guatemala – Iximche – Atitlán

Breakfast. Departure to the Guatemalan Highlands. In the route we will visit Iximché, the old Maya Capital of the Cakchiquel Kingdom. We will continue to Lake Atitlán, that once Aldous Huxley said “it is one of the most beautiful lakes in the world”. Lodging.

 

Day 3º.(THU) – Atitlán – Chichicastenango – Atitlán

Breakfast. In the morning: transfer to the village of Chichicastenango, where we will visit one of the most famous indigenous markets in all Latin America. That day, we will enjoy a living experience, where the travelers will have a corn workshop with local women. Corn is the most important staple food in Guatemala. Lodging.

 

Day 4º.(FRI) – Atitlán – Santiago – Huehuetenango

Breakfast. Today we will take a boat to visit the village Tzutuhil of Santiago Atitlán. Transfer to Huehuetenango.   In route, we will visit San Andrés Xecul.  Lodging.

 

Day 5º.(SAT) -Huehuetenango Todos Santos Guatemala

Breakfast. Transfer to Los Cuchumatanes, where the highest mountain range of the country is placed, to visit one of the most authentic markets in Guatemala.   Return to Guatemala City.  Lodging.

 

Day 6º.(SUN) – Guatemala Petén

Breakfast. We will have the morning to rest and enjoy the hotel facilities or to make an optional excursion in this modern city, to visit the central square, the cathedral and Reform Avenue.In the afternoon: transfer to the airport in Guatemala City to take the regular flight to Flores. Transfer to the hotel. Lodging. 

Day 7º.(TUE) – Petén – Tikal – Petén  

Breakfast. Today we will visit the Mayan city of Tikal, the jewel of the classic Maya World. Lunch in the archaeological site.  Rest of the afternoon will be free to enjoy a walk through Flores Island, with a relaxing view of Lake Petén Itzá. Lodging.

 

Day 8º.(WED) – Petén –Guatemala  – La Antigua

Breakfast. In the morning transfer to Flores Airport to take a flight to Guatemala City. Reception and transfer to La Antigua. Guided visit to this colonial city declared World Heritage Site site: ride to the Cathedral, central plaza, main monuments and museums. Lodging.

 

Day 9º.(WED) – La Antigua Guatemala City Airport

Breakfast.   Transfer to Guatemala City Airport.  End of services

Hotels:

  Option “A” Option “B” Option “C”
Guatemala City Westin Camino Real Barceló Radisson o Stofella
Lake Atitlán Atitlán Porta Del Lago Villa Santa Catarina
Huehuetenango Ruinas Resort Ruinas Resort Ruinas Resort
Petén Camino Real Tikal Villa Maya Villa Maya
La Antigua Casa Santo Domingo Camino Real o Porta Antigua Villa Colonial

Effective: Year 2018. Not effective for Holy Week (24 March – 01  April) or New Year’s Eve (20 Dec to 2 Jan, 2019)

Fascinating Guatemala – 9 days

This trip combines the nature wonders of the country and the splendor of the Highlands with the beautiful Mayan archaeological sites and the virgin jungle of Petén.

Departures: Tuesday.

Service: Regular. Minimum: 2 Pax