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Guatemala holidays

Guatemala holidays

Admire the beauty of Lake Atitlán and the Mayan ruins of Tikal on your tailor-made Guatemalan tour

Guatemala is an awe-inspiring country where you will find natural beauty, with highland lakes ringed by perfect volcanic cones and steamy jungles teeming with wildlife and beautiful birds. Delightful colonial architecture with flashes of highland culture contrast with brightly coloured markets and impressive Mayan ruins. ‘The soul of the earth’ as it is known touches the heart unlike any other country in Central America.

Flight Time

Approx. 13 hours (via the USA or Europe)

Time Zone

UTC -6

Recommended Airlines

American Airlines, British Airways and United Airlines

Where can you fly from?

Flights to Guatemala are available from a choice of airports including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow

Speak to someone who's been there
Audley Travel specialist Carolyn

Start planning your tailor-made trip by calling one of our Guatemala specialists on 01993 838 695

Suggested itineraries for Guatemala

These itineraries give you a starting point for what your trip to Guatemala could entail. They cover routes we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favourite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.

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Our expert guides to travelling in Guatemala

Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to Guatemala. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate Guatemala at its best.

My travels in Guatemala

Central America specialist Daniel captured this footage while travelling through Guatemala. He visited the beautiful Semuc Champey pools, ziplined through jungle, climbed the Acatenango volcano and learnt about local traditions.

Tom paragliding at Lake Atitlan, Guatemala
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Provide us with a few starting details about your travel plans, and one of our Guatemala specialists will be in touch to give you suggestions and ideas.