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£3,530 Per person
10 days
Includes flights
Includes transfers
Includes activities
Includes hotels

Cover the highlights of Guatemala at a comfortable pace. Fly to Guatemala City and transfer to the wonderful colonial city of Antigua where you will spend a few days exploring the historical sights and architecture. You will then travel west to Lake Atitlan via a colourful local market, to enjoy the sights of local villagers bartering for their weekly shop. Admire the beautiful scenery around Lake Atitlan and visit local communities before finishing the trip in Tikal, spectacular Maya ruins towering above the jungle.

Itinerary highlights

  • The exquisite colonial city of Antigua.

  • The stunning Lake Atitlan with its backdrop of volcanoes.

  • The Mayan ruins of Tikal hidden deep in the jungle.

Audley Travel Specialist Victoria

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Treat this trip purely as a starting point for your own tour to Guatemala. Your specialist will ask you what you want and then shape your itinerary to match.

  • Your trip will be unique
  • We work to your interests and budget
  • Advice from first-hand expertise
  • Guatemala City
  • Antigua
  • Lake Atitlan
  • Guatemala City
  • Flores
  • Tikal and El Peten
  • Flores
  • Guatemala City

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 Antigua

International outbound flight , Guatemala City , Antigua

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Guatemala City. Upon arrival in Guatemala City today you will be met by a guide and driven to your hotel in the beautiful historic capital of Antigua.

Day 2 Antigua


Get your bearings in Antigua today with a private walking tour of this beautiful UNESCO World Heritage city.

Day 3 Antigua


Free day to further explore Antigua at your own leisure or perhaps go on a coffee tour, chocolate making tour or volcano hike.

Day 4 Lake Atitlan

Antigua , Lake Atitlan

Private transfer to Lake Atitlan, stopping en-route at a colourful indigenous market.

Day 5 Lake Atitlan

Lake Atitlan

This morning take a tour by local boat of this stunning lake and its intriguing villages. Visit the tiny markets, churches, plazas and houses and experience a Mayan ritual.

Day 6 Lake Atitlan

Lake Atitlan

Free day to relax and absorb the tranquillity and beautiful views at Lake Atitlan.

Day 7 Tikal and El Peten

Lake Atitlan , Guatemala City , Flores , Tikal and El Peten

Private transfer to Guatemala City for your afternoon flight to Flores, gateway to Tikal. Private transfer to your hotel on the shores of Lake Peten Itza.

Day 8 Tikal and El Peten

Tikal and El Peten

Today you will take a private tour of Tikal. This really is one of the most outstanding places you can visit in Central America - dramatic Mayan ruins towering in the jungle with monkeys and toucans in the trees above you!

Day 9 International return flight

Tikal and El Peten , Flores , Guatemala City , International return flight

Transfer back to Flores for your flight to Guatemala City where you will connect on to your international flight home.

Day 10 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

Audley Travel specialist Nik

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The specialist who designs your trip to Guatemala will have explored the country many times and, in some cases, lived there. Their first-hand knowledge gives us the belief that no other travel company can match our expertise in helping you plan your trip.

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