Guatemalan Markets 8 days
Day 1º. (THU) Guatemala Airport – Guatemala
Arrival to the International airport and transfer to your hotel in Guatemala City. Lodging.
Day 2º.(FRI) Guatemala – Iximché – San Andrés Xecul – Huehuetenango
Breakfast. Departure to the Highlands of Guatemala. On our way we will visit the archeological site of Iximché, old Mayan Capital of the Cakchiquel Kingdom. After the excursion, we will go on to Huehuetenango. On our way, we will visit San Andrés Xecul, which has a stunning parish church with a spectacular façade. Lodging.
Day 3º.(SAT) Huehuetenango – Todos Santos Market – Chichicastenango
Breakfast. Early in the morning we will go up to Los Cuchumatanes, to visit the market of Todos Santos, one of the most authentic markets in Guatemala. After the visit, we will go on to Chichicastenango, a town surrounded by valleys and majestic mountains. Lodging.
Day 4º.(SUN) Chichicastenango – Mercado – Atitlán
Breakfast. Today we will visit one of the most famous indigenous markets in all Latin America. Today, 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. After the visit we will continue towards Lake Atitlán, that Aldous Huxley said, “it is one of the most beautiful lakes in the world”. Lodging.
Day 5º. (MON) Atitlán – Santiago – Petén
Breakfast. Today we will take a boat to visit the village Tzutuhil of Santiago Atitlán. We will continue to Guatemala City International Airport to take a short flight to Flores. Transfer to the hotel. Lodging.
Day 6º.(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 7º. (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, orientation visit to this colonial city declared World Heritage Site: we’ll visit the Cathedral, central plaza, main monuments and museums. Lodging.
Day 8º. (THU) La Antigua – Airport Guatemala
Breakfast. Transfer to Guatemala City Airport. End of our.
|Option “A”||Option “B”||Option “C”|
|Guatemala City||Westin Camino Real||Barceló||Radisson|
|Huehuetenango||Ruinas Resort||Ruinas Resort||Ruinas Resort|
|Chichicastenango||Santo Tomas||Santo Tomas||Santo Tomas|
|Lake Atitlán||Atitlán||Porta Del Lago||Villa Santa Catarina|
|Petén||Camino Real Tikal||Villa Maya||Villa Maya|
|La Antigua||Casa Santo Domingo||Camino Real Antigua||Villa Colonial|
Effective: Year 2020. **Not Effective for Holy Week (04th April – 12th April) New Year’s Eve (20 December to 2th January, 2021).
An excellent way to discover Guatemala, including 4 days in the Highlands and the most important markets and indigenous areas. To complete the visit to this unique country, we will include Tikal, heart of the Mayan world, and the journey will end with the visit to the beautiful La Antigua.
Service: Regular. Minimum: 2 Pax.
Languages: Spanish – English