Guatemala Basic 8 days B

Day 1 º(SAT)  – Guatemala Airport Guatemala

Arrival to Guatemala City Airport – transfer to your hotel in Guatemala City. Lodging.

 

Day 2 º.(SUN) -Guatemala Chichicastenango Atitlán

Breakfast. Departure to Guatemalan Highlands with destination 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 3º. (MON) – Atitlán Santiago –Guatemala – Petén

Breakfast. Morning: Today we will take a boat to visit the village Tzutuhil of Santiago Atitlán. We will continue to the airport in Guatemala City to take a short flight to Flores, Petén. Transfer to the hotel.

 

Day 4º. (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 5 º.(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 in this colonial city declared World Heritage Site: ride to the Cathedral, central plaza, main monuments and museums. Lodging.

 

Day 6 º.(THU) – La Antigua  

Breakfast. We will have the day on our own to make a tour through the stony streets and pathways that will transport you to La Antigua from the XVII century. Lodging.

 

Day 7 º.(FRI) – La Antigua

Breakfast. We will have a free day to make an optional excursion to a coffee farm, where we will discover how one of the best coffees of the world is produced: Visit to the plantation, nursery area, wet and dry mills, sun drying patios, roasting and packing areas. Lodging.

 

Day 8 º.(SAT) – La Antigua – Guatemala Airport

Breakfast. Transfer to Guatemala City airport. End of our services

 

Itinerary order according to day of arrival: 

WEDNESDAY

1 W Apto/La Antigua
2 TH La Antigua (free day)
3 F La Antigua (free day)
4 S La Antigua (free day)
5 S La Antigua  / Chichicastenango / L. Atitlán
6 M L. Atitlán / Santiago / Petén
7 T Petén / Tikal / Guatemala
8 W Guatemala / Apto.

 

THURSDAY

1 TH Apto/Antigua
2 F La Antigua (free day)
3 S La Antigua (free day)
4 S La Antigua  / Chichicastenango / L. Atitlán
5 M L. Atitlán / Santiago / Petén
6 T Petén / Tikal / Petén
7 W Petén / Flight  AM / Guatemala
8 TH Guatemala  / Apto.

 

FRIDAY

1 V Apto / Guatemala
2 S Guatemala (Libre)
3 D Guatemala  / Chichicastenango / L. Atitlán
4 L L. Atitlán / Santiago / Petén
5 M Petén  / Tikal / Petén
6 X Petén / Vuelo AM / La Antigua
7 J La Antigua (Libre)
8 V La Antigua / Apto.

Hotels:

 

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

Effective: Year 2019. Not Effective for Holy Week (13th April – 21th  April) New Year’s Eve (20 December  to 2th January, 2020)

Guatemala Basic – 8 days (2 days Highlands)

With a nice pace, this trip includes two days in the Highlands and the main attractions of Guatemala.

Departures: Saturday

Service: Regular. Minimum: 2 Pax.