GUATEMALA NATURE VACATION
Natural attractions are what make Guatemala so profoundly unforgettable. Volcanoes, lakes, and rainforests comprise some of our favorite destinations. Each spot attracts different groups of travelers, so tells about your vacation vibe so we can point you in the right direction.
PICK YOUR STYLE
Conquer a volcano on a scenic hike — the peak of Chicabal Volcano has a lake in its crater, and you can see Lake Atitlán from the summit of the San Pedro Volcano. For a more relaxed adventure, try a birdwatching or a horseback riding tour. Go swimming at the unusual and remote Siete Altares — this series of green pools appears in a natural limestone bridge.
LAKES OF GUATEMALA
Take a kayaking tour on the placid waters of Lake Atitlán — you’ll be surrounded by looming volcanoes and Maya villages. Visit San Marcos La Laguna for swimming and kayaking in a New Age atmosphere. Lake Petén Itzá has several Maya ruins near its shore, including Tayazal. Visit the Bocas del Polochic Wildlife Preserve on the western end of Lake Izabal to see Guatemalan wetlands.
PLACES TO STAY
Guatemala hotels are often set in beautiful areas that give you easy access to the outdoors. You can stay at rainforest ecolodges, hotels on coffee plantations, or bungalows.
LET’S MAKE A PLAN
Let us know how you envision your ideal nature vacation and we'll work with you to make it a reality. Get ready to immerse yourself in the Guatemalan outdoors!
Recommended for nature Trips
Guatemala means “land of the trees” in the Mayan-Toltec language... Read More
Guatemala has three lakes – Lake Petén Itzá, Lake Atitlán, and Lake Izabal... Read More
Guatemala has astounding outdoor areas — the landscape here includes tall volcanoes, dense jungles... Read More
Guatemala is a fantastic place to hike. The country's diverse terrain features mountains... Read More
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Is Your Planning Service Free?
Yes! The rates are the same if you book directly with the hotels and tours. We offer the additional value of an expert planner to ensure your trip is perfect.
How Does Your Service Work?
We listen to your vision for your trip and ensure that your experience exceeds all of your expectations. Think of us as the “Zappos of Travel.” We do more than book your reservations — we take a holistic approach and create seamless plans.
Can I Trust You?
We have planned thousands of vacations for people just like you. Our mission to redefine and simplify travel planning began in 2006 in Costa Rica, and it continues to this very moment. With over a decade of travel planning experience, we are confident that we can craft your perfect vacation for free.