GUATEMALA | Dynamic Guatemala
8 DAYS | 7 NIGHTS
2 PAX MINIMUM
Central America’s most diverse country captivates travelers with its extraordinary landscapes and a civilization-spanning culture that reaches back centuries.
Meet & greet upon arrival at airport
Arrival and departure transfers
2 nights in Guatemala City at Barceló Hotel or similar
1 night in Lake Atitlan at Porta Hotel del Lago or similar
1 night in Petén at Villa Maya Hotel or similar
3 nights in La Antigua at Camino Real Antigua Guatemala or similar
8 meals: 7 breakfasts and 1 lunch
Tour to Chichicastenango
Tour Atitlan by boat
Guided excursion of Tikal
Guided excursion of Yaxha
Tour to Ixpanpajul
Tour to Pacaya Volcano
Tour to coffee plantation with zip lines
Transfers throughout the itinerary
English speaking guides & representatives
Domestic flight: Guatemala City – Flores – Guatemala City
Duration: 8 days & 7 nights
Travel Style: Guaranteed Departure
Minimum Passengers: 2
Based on double occupancy
Type of Service: Shared
Small group experience | All travelers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
VISA Requirements: No
A visa is not required for travelers with a valid US passport.
Physical Rating: 1 – Light
Includes light walking and/or hiking. Acceptable for most fitness levels.
Service Level: Standard
Tourists class accommodations and mix of public and private transports and tours, select meals included.
While it is our intention to adhere to the route described, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. On Day 1 of the tour, you will be advised of any amendments.
DAY 1 | ARRIVAL
Upon arrival at the airport, you will be met by one of the representatives to assist you in transferring you to your hotel.
| Overnight in Guatemala City
DAY 2 | Lake Atitlan
Begin the day with breakfast at your hotel. You will depart to the Guatemalan Highlands where it is still possible to see the living Mayan culture. You will visit Chichicastenango. There you will visit the most famous market in all Latin American which boasts of color and tradition. In the afternoon, you will be transferred to Lake Atitlan, one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. The majestic volcanoes are possible through special landscape that surrounds the beautiful lake.
| Overnight in Lake Atitlan
DAY 3 | Guatemala City
Begin your third day with breakfast at your hotel. During the morning, we will cross the Lake Atitlan by boat to visit Santiago Atitlan. It is a Tzutuhil town, located at the banks of the lake. Afterwards, you will be transferred back to Guatemala City. In the afternoon, you will be transferred to Lake Atitlan, one of the most beautiful lakes in the world. The majestic volcanoes are possible through special landscape that surrounds the beautiful lake.
|Overnight in Guatemala
DAY 4 | Peten
Have breakfast at your hotel. Be prepared for an early morning because you will fly (flight not included, to be booked by agent) to Flores to visit the spectacular Mayan City, Yaxhá. After lunch, you will proceed to Ixpanpajul to take an adventure tour where you will walk over its hanging bridges. You will have the chance to enjoy of the flora and fauna of this unique region.
|Overnight in Peten
DAY 5 | La Antigua
Following breakfast, you will visit the heart of the classic Mayan period, Tikal. You will have lunch at the site and then return to Flores to take your flight back to Guatemala City (flight not included, to be booked by agent). Upon your arrival, you will be transferred to La Antigua by one of our representatives.
| Overnight in La Antigua
| Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 6 | La Antigua
After breakfast, you will depart in a 4×4 vehicle (self-driven) to enjoy among mountains, volcanoes, and indigenous villages. You will arrive to the slopes of Pacaya Volcano and will start, right at that spot, to climb the volcano. Enjoy of this spectacular landscape, observing the activity of this nature wonder. Afterwards, you will return to your hotel.
|Overnight in La Antigua
DAY 7 | La Antigua
Have breakfast before departure to Finca Filadelfia to visit a coffee plantation and its full process, at the same time, you can enjoy of the marvelous landscape of Antigua Valley. The tour ends with tasting a coffee of the region prepared by local baristas. To create more fun for your day, the group will take two cables of 520 and 430 meter each one through a canyon of more than 150 meters altitude. Afterwards, you will then return to your hotel.
|Overnight in La Antigua
DAY 7 | DEPART
After breakfast, you’ll be transferred to the international airport for your flight home.
An outdoor pool, hot tub and spa with a gym and sauna are offered at this elegant hotel. Each spacious room has a terrace with views over Guatemala City or the surrounding volcanoes.
Barceló Guatemala City offers classic-style rooms with flat-screen cable TV, air conditioning and a safe. A mini-bar, coffee maker and free bottled water are included. Bathrooms come with bathrobes.
The hotel features 25 meeting rooms that can accommodate up to 1,500 people. The hotel’s 24-hour reception can organize airport transfers and city tours. Car hire can be arranged, and there is free private parking on site.
The La Pergola Pool Bar has a poolside terrace and serves local and international cuisine. The hotel also has a sports bar and a stylish lobby bar with live music.
Porta Hotel del Lago
Set next to Lake Atitlán, Porta Hotel del Lago offers views of the Guatemalan Highlands. It features an outdoor swimming pool, terrace and gym.
Each attractive room has a terrace with lake and volcano views. All rooms have cable TV and a private bathroom.
Cakchiquel and Tocoyal restaurants offer a range of Guatemalan cuisine. Xocomil Bar serves drinks and snacks throughout the day.
Guests can make use of Porta Hotel del Lago’s natural sulfured cold tub and sauna. There is also a children’s club with activities on weekends.
Villa Maya Hotel
This elegant hotel is located within a tropical estate, on the edge of the Petenchel and Monifata Lagoons. White-tailed deer and peccaries are bred in the grounds, and the hotel features an outdoor pool.
Villa Maya’s air-conditioned rooms have stylish décor and feature a furnished balcony with garden, forest and lagoon views. All come with private bathroom and Wi-Fi is available for a charge.
Villa Maya’s restaurant serves a varied menu of international and regional dishes, and offers a BBQ on Sundays. There is also a bar-cafeteria and room service is available.
The hotel is well located for exploring this exotic area, with its jungles filled with numerous species of bird, monkey and tropical plant. Nature trails, bike and binocular rental and horse riding are just some of the services on offer.
Camino Real Antigua
Camino Real Antigua is located in Antigua Guatemala, about 30 minutes’ drive from Guatemala City. The hotel has an oversized hot tub and a gym.
Antigua Guatemala, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is famous for its Baroque architecture. The Central Park and Cathedral are just 6 minutes’ walk away from the hotel.
The luxurious and spacious rooms and suites in Camino Real have a flat-screen TV, iPod dock and laptop safe. They also have a minibar, Wi-Fi, and a bathroom with bathrobe and slippers.
Some useful info about our tours (land packages).
UPGRADED HOTELS AVAILABLE (for an additional fee)
All tours and entrance fees are included
All taxes are included and NO HIDDEN FEES
International Airfare is not included, but we can book it for you at very competitive rates
A transfer fee may be assessed for alterations to packages, itineraries/tours and suggested arrival/departure dates
Price are based on double occupancy
Prices are per person and based on double occupancy. All prices are expressed in US dollars. Prices for vacation packages are subject to change without notice.
All travel documents are the responsibility of the passenger.
Travel insurance is highly recommended.