Essence of Guatemala 6-Day

This tour opens you up to the essence of Guatemala—its old churches, colorful markets, traditional villages, and outdoor areas. It's a great introduction to the traditions, people, and landscapes of Guatemala.

Day 1: Arrive in Guatemala City and transfer to your hotel.

Day 2: Morning departure to Chichicastenango. Upon arrival, you will visit the colorful market and the Church of St. Thomas. The afternoon is free for shopping or to explore more of Chichicastenango on your own.

Day 3: In the morning, transfer to Lake Atitlán and take a boat ride to the picturesque village of Santiago Atitlán. The afternoon is free to shop or explore Panajachel on your own.

Day 4: Drive to Antigua, where you will visit some of the town's most interesting sites: churches, convents, monasteries, and other colonial attractions. In the afternoon you will return to Guatemala City or stay at Antigua.

Day 5: Day off for optional tours.

Day 6: Transfer to La Aurora Airport (or the hotel of your choice).

What to Bring:

Comfortable shoes and clothes, sunscreen, hat, camera, bottled water, and money for tips, food, crafts and other souvenirs.

What's Included:

Entrance fees, baggage handling, and insurance. DOES NOT INCLUDE: Hotel, tips, personal expenditures, and food.

Transportation

Many of our tours and activities offer transportation pick up & drop off options from several locations and destinations. Options vary by tour, see “More Time and Rates” for full details.

What to Bring:

Comfortable shoes and clothes, sunscreen, hat, camera, bottled water, and money for tips, food, crafts and other souvenirs.

What's Included:

Entrance fees, baggage handling, and insurance. DOES NOT INCLUDE: Hotel, tips, personal expenditures, and food.

Transportation

Many of our tours and activities offer transportation pick up & drop off options from several locations and destinations. Options vary by tour, see “More Time and Rates” for full details.

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