Guatemala Travel Course

The itinerary and travel dates are customizable.

This initial itinerary is a sample itinerary and does not reflect any academic programs. ARAMFO offers its travel courses to all fields of study. Therefore, our initial itineraries serve as a reference for the types of activities and locations available in the region. All customizations for academic programs are made on a case by case basis.

Initial Itinerary

Day

Program

Day 1

Depart for Guatemala

Day 2

Antigua

Arrival day.

Transfer from the airport to hotel in Antigua (the old colonial capital)

Walking tour in the city with a certified guide

Day 3

Pacaya Volcano

Pacaya active volcano hike

Lunch

visit surrounding indigenous villages

Dinner

Day 4

Lake of Atitlan

Transfer from Antigua to the Lake of Atitlan

Archeological site of Iximche and the town of San Juan Comalapa

Overnight at a native family house in San Jorge (basic indigenous families in their houses)

Day 5

Lake of Atitlan

Full day tour at the Lake Atitlan with a private boat and private local guide

Second night with native families

Day 6

Quetzaltenango

Transfer from the Lake Atitlan further west to the city of Quetzaltenango

3 hours Street Food Tour

Day 7

Chicabal Volcano and hot springs

Hike the Chicabal Volcano.

Hot springs Fuentes Georginas.

Depart to Guatemala City.

Day 8

Departure Day

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