Guatemala, a Bit of Everything

7 Day Sightseeing Tour Package through Guatemala

Activities: Culture/Sightseeing, Explore Mayan Ruins, Touring Cities, Volcano Hiking
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Guatemala City Airport
Guatemala City Airport
Guatemala travel package

This is an incomparable vacation destination and during this Guatemala Travel Package, designed for families, friends or couples, you will discover its unique richness and biodiversity that promises unforgettable experiences for any traveler.

Whether you’re looking for adventure, sightseeing, hiking or rest and relaxation, you will enjoy Guatemala’s traditions, customs and folklore abound amidst an astonishing backdrop of scenery filled with jungles, mountains, and lakes along a panorama of more than 30 volcanoes. During this 7-day trip, guided by an expert on each tour, you will see famous sites of both ancient and contemporary Mayan culture and civilization.

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Highlights of this Guatemala Tour Package

  1. Volcano Pacaya Hike
  2. Coffee Tour Philadelphia Farm
  3. City tour in Antigua Guatemala
  4. Tour of the Mayan City of Iximche
  5. Indigenous Villages Boat Tour in Lake Atitlan
  6. Tour to the indigenous market of Chichicastenango
  7. Sunset Boat Tour of the lake Petén Itzá 
  8. Tour of the Mayan City of Tikal

Guatemala, a little bit of everything!

Guatemala travel package: 7 Days & 6 Nights
1. Guatemala City
2. Coffee and volcano
3. Zip Line and ruins
4. Lake boat tour
5. Market and Island
6. Mayan City of Tikal
7. Departure day
Arrival at Guatemala City Airport, and transfer to Antigua Guatemala

Upon your arrival, a guide will be waiting for you. Your guide will drive you to Antigua Guatemala.
Antigua Guatemala is one of the most beautiful colonial cities in the Americas. It’s full of well-preserved Spanish architecture, and it is home to stunning ruins of colonial convents and churches. Three volcanoes – Agua, Fuego and Acatenango – form a dramatic and breathtaking backdrop to the city.

Church in Antigua Guatemala with Volcano de Agua in the background. Guatemala Travel Package
Colonial architecture in ancient Antigua Guatemala city, Central America, Guatemala
Antigua City Tour

You will experience a private guided tour of the Antigua’s famous cathedral, along with the most beautiful churches and ruins of this city. Present day, Antigua’s cobblestone streets are bustling with wonderful restaurants and bars, cultural attractions, and colonial architecture and ruins. Antigua is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Colonial Architecture in Antigua Guatemala. Guatemala cultural tours.
Ancient colonial architecture in Antigua Guatemala.
Coffee Tour, City tour of Antigua Guatemala, and Volcano hike
Coffee Tour Philadelphia Farm

First, you will step into the shoes of a Guatemalan coffee farmer. On this tour, you will hike through coffee fields, harvest beans, and learn to process and roast the coffee with traditional tools. End the experience by making your own fresh cup of coffee.

Coffee Tasting
Coffee bar details. Espresso coffee pouring from espresso machine.
Volcano Pacaya Hike

Later, you will hike Volcano Pacaya. The most active volcano in Guatemala. It stands at 2,500 meters above sea level. From this volcano, you will be able to take in the magnificent views of the Calderas Lagoon and view three other volcanoes: Agua, Fuego, and Acatenango. You will also get the chance to walk safely over volcanic rock formed from lava flows. This hike is accessible for people of any hiking ability.

Active Volcanoes in Guatemala. Volcano Hikes
Active Volcano in Guatemala.
Tour to a Mayan site and Zip lining at Lake Atitlan
Mayan site in the highlands

Upon entering Iximché, several ceremonial plazas with buildings that reach ten meters high can be seen. Surrounding the place with a forest shape and a carpet of grass-colored color and varied vegetation where the air is quite pure, you will quickly notice the abundance of green. You can see the four squares of the four main families with their ball games.

The great Mayan City of El Mirador, Guatemala.
The great Mayan City of El Mirador in the middle of the jungle of Guatemala.

It is a peaceful place where nature merges with culture and ritual. The ceremonial center that is at the end is the icing on the cake, because one can learn from the Kakchiquel culture and feel the last site of the descendants of the Mayas in the post-classic period.

View of Lake Atitlan from the Mountain of the Nose of the Mayan. Guatemala hikes
Volcanoes and San Pedro, Lake Atitlan.
Zip Line tour – Nature Reserve

Along the way to Lake Atitlan, you have the option to stop at the Atitlan Nature Reserve and to experience the largest zip-line canopy tour in Central America, as well as views of waterfalls and unparalleled hiking. The tour starts with a hike to a high point in the mountains. There you will find the top of the canopy and the beginning of the zip line cables. You’ll get a bird’s eye view of the forest on this unique adventure.

Surrounding mountains in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. Mountain hikes Guatemala.
Panorama of Lake Atitlan with it’s volcanic highlands

Look for monkeys, and many other species, as well as learn about the natural surroundings. If soaring through the heights is not for you, a variety of hikes and other activities are available at Lake Atitlan Nature Reserve. Later, you will drive to Panajachel where a small boat will be waiting for you. A boat driver will take you to your hotel in the mountains of Lake Atitlan, where you will have amazing views of the lake. 

Boat tour Lake Atitlan and Mayan villages.

On this day, you will go on a boat tour to explore the breathtaking Lake Atitlan and the indigenous towns on its shores.. These are great places to see the beauty and variety of Mayan culture and traditional textiles. Every town has a distinct Mayan dress with patterns and colors representing their particular history and traditions.

View of San Marcos La Laguna and surrounding mountains in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. Hikes in Lake Atitlan, Guatemala.
Lake Atitlan mountainous shoreline with a view of San Marcos, Guatemala.
Santiago Atitlán

This is a very colorful town with many natural activities to do. On the same street of the dock, there are sales of spectacular paintings made by local artisans. Their craft walk is known for its beautiful variety.

San Juan La Laguna

Make a stop to visit a coffee farm in the town of San Juan. Learn about coffee production in Guatemala and sample some of the best coffee in the country!

Santa Catarina

This is one of the most impressive and colorful destinations on the shores of Lake Atitlan, known for its picturesque streets, crafts and panoramic landscapes. It is known as the “colors village”.

Tour to the Market of Chichicastenango, and transfer to Flores. 

In Chichicastenango you’ll discover the most colorful market of Central America, it takes place only on in Chichicastenango. Discover the most colorful market of Central America. It takes place on Thursdays and Sundays only.

Variety of typical fabrics in the market of Chichicastenango, Guatemala
Traditional clothing at Chichicastenango market.

The handicrafts produced in Guatemala have a great variety of colors and patterns that are representative of the multicultural characteristics of the country. You will have the chance to buy many different designs and souvenirs directly from the producers.

After the tour to Chichicastenango, your driver will take you to Guatemala City for your one hour flight to Flores Island. You will now reach one of the most iconic and beautiful sites in Guatemala, full of Mayan cultural richness, Flores Island.

Sunset in Lake Peten, Flores Island. Guatemala Vacations
Sunset scene at the lake Peten Itza, Guatemala. Central America.
Tour to the Mayan City of Tikal, and Lake Peten.

Your driver will pick you up from your hotel in the morning and transfer you to Tikal National Park. The massive ruins of Tikal are a carefully restored area of 222 square miles. The tour guide will walk you through the jungle to the site of the highest temple, which you can ascend to witness spectacular views of the Mayan ruins.

Great view of temple one and temple two from the top of temple four in the Mayan City of Tikal, Guatemala. Jungle Tours.
Tikal ruins in Guatemala with thick jungle.

The sound is as impressive as the view – you’ll hear a cacophony of monkeys, birds and other insects sounding the jungle’s alarm clock – a truly magical experience! During this day you can go on the Sunset Boat Tour of the lake and the island. You will enjoy the Lake Peten Itzá sunset by boat.

Temple Two in the main plaza of the Mayan City of Tikal, Guatemala
Famous ancient Mayan temples in Tikal National Park, Guatemala, Central America
Guatemala City and departure.

Today ends your Guatemala travel package and you will depart from Flores Island and head to the airport for a flight to Guatemala City international airport. If you would like to customize a personalized itinerary, please do not hesitate to contacting us, and send us an email.

Dock in Lake Peten Itza during sunset. Guatemala, Central America Tours
Sunset scene at the lake Peten Itza, Guatemala.

 

 

From $980 (per person)

Expenses Included
  • Domestic FlightsGuatemala City – Flores Island/round trip
  • 6 Nights Hotel AccommodationAccommodation in hotels selected according to your wishes and priorities
  • Tour GuideEnglish, Spanish, German, French, Italian or Dutch speaking guides.
  • Entrance FeesEntrance fees for the tours listed in the program
  • All transportation in destination locationPrivate transportation
  • Boat RidesLake Atitlán boat transfers ❂ Visiting the indigenous villages at Lake Atitlán ❂ Sunset Boat Tour of the lake Petén Itzá
  • FoodDaily breakfast
  • Price does not included✗ International flights ✗ Personal, travel and cancellation insurance ✗ Other expenses than indicated
  • * This price is based in 8 guests