Mayan Legacy 9 Days

Day 1. (TUE) Guatemala Airport – Guatemala City
Arrival to Guatemala City Airport. Transfer to your hotel. Lodging.

Day 2. (WED) Guatemala – Iximché – Atitlán
Breakfast. Departure to the Guatemalan Highlands. In our path we will visit Iximché, the old Mayan capital of the Cakchiquel Kingdom. We will continue to Lake Atitlán, considered as one of the most beautiful lakes in the world by Huxley. Lodging.

Day 3. (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. 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. Lodging.

Day 4. (FRI) – Atitlán – Santiago – La Antigua
Breakfast. Today we will take a boat to visit the village Tzutuhil of Santiago Atitlán. After the excursion, we will continue to La Antigua, arrival in mid-afternoon and orientation tour in this colonial city declared World Heritage Site: we’ll the Cathedral, central plaza, main monuments and museums. Lodging.

Day 5. (SAT) – La Antigua
Breakfast. We have the day free to enjoy La Antigua and the hotel facilities. As an optional activity, in the morning, we can recommend to take an excursion to Pacaya Volcano. Lodging.

Day 6. (SUN) –  La Antigua –Guatemala –  Copán
Breakfast. We will depart from La Antigua and cross to Honduran territory to visit Copán, a Mayan site with many interesting facts of the Maya civilization: stelae. Pyramids, ball courts, burials, etc. Lodging.

Day 7.  (LUN) Copán – San Salvador – Suchitoto
Breakfast.. In the morning: trip to El Salvador and, after immigration proceedings, we’ll visit the craft market and historical center, including El Rosario Church, National Palace and the grave of monsignor Romero, Peace Nobel Prize. In the afternoon: arrival to the colonial town of Suchitoto. Lodging.

Day 8.  (TUE) – Suchitoto
Breakfast: Walk along Suchitoto, visiting its beautiful cobbled streets, art galleries, craft houses, central park and Santa Lucia Church. Free afternoon for optional activities such as an indigo workshop or a boat trip along Suchitlán Lake. Lodging.

Day 9.  (WED) Suchitoto – El Salvador Airport
Breakfast. Transfer to the international airport. End of our services.

 

BEACH EXTENTION TO THE SALVADORAN PACIFIC

Day 9.  (WED) Suchitoto – Beaches at the Salvadoran Pacific
Breakfast.  Transfer to Las Flores Beach, at the Salvadoran Pacific. Full board accommodation. Lodging at Hotel Las Flores Resort.

Day 10.  (THU) Beaches at the Salvadoran Pacific
Breakfast. Free day to rest and enjoy the facilities at the hotel and its surroundings. Full board accommodation. Lodgint at: Hotel Las Flores Resort.

Day 11.  (FRI) Beaches at the Salvadoran Pacific – International Airport
Breakfast. Transfer to San Salvador International Airport.

Hotels:

Option “A” Option”B” Option”C”
Guatemala City Westin Camino Real Barceló Radisson
Lake Atitlán Atitlán Porta Del Lago Villa Santa Catarina
La Antigua Casa Santo Domingo Camino Real Antigua Villa Colonial
Copán Marina Copán Marina Copán Plaza Copán
Suchitoto Los Almendros de San Lorenzo Los Almendros de San Lorenzo Posada Suchitlán

Effective: Year 2020. **Not Effective for Holy Week (04th April – 12th  April) New Year’s Eve (20 December  to 2th January, 2021).

Mayan Legacy

This trip has the attraction of offering the chance to visit Guatemala and then go on to Honduras to know one of the most emblematic cities of the classical period: Copan. You’ll be able to visit El Salvador and its colonial city, and combine an extension trip to the beach.

Departures: Tuesday.

Service: Regular. Mínimum: 2 Pax.

Languages: Spanish – English – Italian