Guatemala Tours and Travel

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The first-hand experience and deep knowledge of the destinations enable us to be the best choice to design a creative tailor-made or luxury itinerary within the Mayan World.

Our local-travel experts will turn your wishes and expectations into a unique Guatemala Holidays proposal and Guatemala vacation packages for you, your family or friends.

Guatemala

Our Guatemala Tours will take you to the heart of the Mayan world a multicolored destination with an extreme geographic diversity, climatic and ethnographic variety that made of Guatemala a country with an extraordinary cultural wealth that stands out for the contrast that offers its landscape, its history and its living culture.

Our Guatemala vacation packages include cultural tours that are an encounter with our unequaled live culture; 23 different Indian groups with their own languages, customs, fantastic native markets such as Chichicastenango, Sololá or San Francisco el alto, festivals such as Giant Kites Festival in San Juan Sacatepéquez or Sumpango, colorful Indian villages around lake Atitlan with their painters and textiles, the holy week in Antigua Guatemala with its fantastic sawdust carpets their music and food.

Numerous protected areas and national parks constitute authentic vivid museums such as Tikal National Park, cultural patrimony of humanity, with its 576 square kilometers and over 3.000 Mayan structures, like temples, palaces and causeways, in whose forests inhabit a great variety of flora and fauna, Quirigua, El Mirador, Uaxactun, Iximche, Yaxha, Ceibal, Aguateca and Dos Pilas among others.

Standing out is La Antigua Guatemala historical city, declared as humanity's cultural patrimony by UNESCO, in 1979, an artistic colonial legacy's jewel, whose ensemble is a monumental museum and one of the most visited Guatemala’s destination.

The Mayan Biosphere’s reserve with 1, 4 million hectares destined to conservation where the Mayan cities lost at the jungle like El Mirador remain like dumb witnesses of the fascinating Mayan history and its harmony with nature and represent an authentic opportunity for all travelers interested in nature and adventure tours in Guatemala.

The country as a whole represents a wonderful opportunity for all visitors to enjoy a fantastic Guatemala Holidays where we will be able to share our Culture, nature and adventure.

Guatemala Travel Ideas

These are example of Guatemala tours and travel itineraries that you can customize, we can fit these tours according your budget, hotel type, and dates of travel or add another destination not included on these examples, feel free to contact us and our Guatemala travel specialist will help you design a tailor-made Guatemala Holidays and Guatemala vacation packages.

Guatemala Cultural - 5 Days / 4 Nights              See Details  -  Get a quote
Guatemala Mystic - 6 Days / 5 Nights                 See Details  -  Get a quote
Guatemala Highlights - 7 Days / 6 Nights           See Details  -  Get a quote
Inside Guatemala - 8 Days / 7 Nights See Details  -  Get a quote
Mayan Treasures - 10 Days / 9 Nights                See Details  -  Get a quote
Adventure Expedition - 10 Days / 9 Nights See Details  -  Get a quote
Guatemala Adventure - 10 Days / 9 Nights See Details  -  Get a quote
Guatemala Explorer - 11 Days / 10 Nights See Details  -  Get a quote
Maya Paths - 15 Days / 14 Nights See Details  -  Get a quote

 

Guatemala Facts

Official Name: Republic of Guatemala

Indian Name: Quauhtemallan, place of many trees

Length: 108,889 km

Population: 13,344,770 million

Political Divisions: 22 departments

Capital: Guatemala city

Currency: Quetzal

Taxes: 12% VAT on goods and services

Area code: +502

Tip: 10% in restaurants, usually included in the bill

Internet Identification: .gt

Time Zone: -6 GMT

Languages: The official language is Spanish, as well as 21 languages of Maya origin, 1 Xinca and 1 Garifuna
Climate: Guatemala can be visited any time of year. Average temperature is 22 degrees Celsius. It has 2 seasons, the rainy season from May to October and the dry season from November to April.  The average temperature in the highland region is 18.3

Electricity: 110 volts A.C.

Clothing: Light clothing and jackets

Form of Payment: Credit card accepted in most formal businesses. Travel checks changed with purchase slip. Foreign currency can be exchanged in banks and hotels.

Country admission requirements: Central American citizens can enter Guatemala with their internal document or valid passport. European and U.S. nationals do not need visas. Other nationalities should see the web address. www.migracion.gob.gt . All the ordinary procedures of immigration and customs at the Guatemalan border are free of charge. In special cases, in which a charge is applied, the respective authorities must issue a receipt.  

Departure Tax: The departure tax in Guatemala is Q. 20.00

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