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Ancient Maya Guatemala Tour

Ancient Maya Guatemala Tour Packages
Country: Guatemala
City: Guatemala City
Duration: 11 Day(s) - 10 Night(s)
Tour Category: Classic Tours
Departure Date: Thu 01 Jan '99

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Package Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrive in Guatemala
Arrive in Guatemala and transfer to your hotel.
Accommodation: Antigua Guatemala.

Day 2 - Antigua Cultural Tour


9:00 a.m. Walking Tour of Antigua, Guatemala (approx. 3 hours), visiting the main attractions such as the Central Plaza, St. Joseph Cathedral, La Merced Church, the Arco de Santa Catalina and Tanque La Union.

Accommodation: Antigua Guatemala.

Day 3 - Pacaya & Thermal Springs

Box Breakfast.

6:00 a.m: Transfer to Pacaya Volcano, where we will walk for 60 minutes. Level of difficulty: Average. Pacaya is one of the three active volcanoes in Guatemala. We will walk to approximately 50 meters from the crater then transfer to Kawilal (hot springs) where you will have lunch and can enjoy all the benefits of the natural hot springs.

Accommodation: Antigua Guatemala.

Day 4 - Quirigua Archaeological Site

Box Breakfast.

6:00 a.m: departure to Rio Dulce to visit the archaeological site of Quirigua , which is located in the lower valley of the Rio Motagua. This city belongs to the Early Classic period. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site , this place has the largest trail of the Mayan World and features a Central Plaza, a unique ball game , an Acropolis and many zoomorphic figures .

Accommodation: Rio Dulce.

Day 5 - Excursion by boat to Livingston


8:00 a.m. Boat tour through the canals and lagoons of the Rio Dulce National Park where we will learn more about the flora and fauna of this place. We will walk through stunning canyons and then eventually come to the Caribbean coast of Guatemala - Livingston, a Caribbean village populated by the Afro Garifuna people.

2:00 p.m. Transfer from Rio Dulce to Flores.

Accommodation: Tikal, Peten.

Day 6 - Tikal Tour.


9:00 a.m. Guided tour of Tikal National Park, declared "Cultural Heritage of Humanity" by UNESCO. This majestic Mayan city is considered one of the largest and most monumental of all cities discovered in the Mundo Maya sites. With a walking tour of the plazas , monuments and most importantly, the temples. During which we will also enjoy the rainforest, home to hundreds of exotic birds and a wide variety of wild animals.

Lunch included.

2:30 p.m. Transfer to Flores

Accommodation: Flores.

Day 7 - Archaeological Site Yaxhá


8:00 a.m. Tour Yaxhá . Tour groups A, B and C , 216 Temple , the North Acropolis , stunning walkways and the unrivaled view of Sacnab - Yaxhá lagoons and the jungle. After lunch (included in the tour) we transfer to Mundo Maya International Airport for your flight back to Guatemala City.

6:30 p.m. Flight Flores to Guatemala

19.30 Arrive and transfer to Antigua Guatemala

Accommodation: Antigua Guatemala.

Day 8 - Excursion to Chichicastenango Market


7:00 a.m. transfer and visit to Chichicastenango to enjoy the wonderful and colourful largest outdoor market in Latin America as well as the Church of St. Thomas. Time for lunch (included) . Transfer to Lake Atitlan.

Accommodation: Panajachel.

Day 9 - Excursion by boat to Santiago Atitlan


9:30 a.m. start boat ride on the picturesque Lake Atitlan to explore Mayan villages : Santiago Atitlán characterized for its textiles and crafts , the lagoon and San Juan San Pedro la Laguna. Luncheon included (drinks not included) in Santiago Atitlan.

Accommodation: Panajachel.

Day 10 - Excursion Iximche


9:00 a.m. Transfer to La Antigua Guatemala, on the way we visit Iximche Archaeological Site. Transfer to your Hotel.

Accommodation: La Antigua Guatemala.

Day 11 - Departure from Guatemala


Transfer to La Aurora International Airport for your return flight and end of our services.


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