Introducing Guatemala, the newest addition to our portfolio of Latin American destinations. Guatemala has long been known for its incredible wealth of indigenous culture, archaeological treasures and captivating colonial architecture.
This wonderful itinerary embraces you with the best of this country’s Central American lifestyle, from cooking classes full of laughter and flavor, to seeing how artisans transform gemstones and threads to keepsake crafts, hiking and hot springs, markets and morning kayaks, ziplining and even birding!
Our local guides will share their cultural beliefs and explain how Mayan shamans use natural healing to relieve aches and pains, their Pagan religion themes and also showcase the stunning architecture found within Mayan temples.
It’s a deeply touching insider’s look at Guatemala and its people and culture.
Based on 4-6 People
(excluding international air)
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ITINERARY at a Glance
Arrive Antigua and transfer to hotel (Must be a Tuesday or Saturday).
Community Cooking Class and Antigua walking tour.
Jade workshop, afternoon at leisure.
Comalapa Market, transfer to Xela (Quetzalentango).
Choice of Chicabal Lagoon Volcano hike or Almolonga Market and hot springs.
Textile workshop and transfer to Lake Atitlan.
Mayan healing session, explore San Juan La Laguna to learn about textiles.
Morning kayak on the lake, volcano hike, visit Mayan shrine and Pagan saint, afternoon at leisure.
Mayan Shaman Ceremony, archaeology tour of Iximche, transfer to Guatemala City.
Fly to Flores, zip lining in Ixpanpajul, Yaxha archaeology site for sunset.
Tikal temples, fly back to Guatemala City.
Transfer to airport, fly back to USA.