Small group trip – more care from the tour guides
Guaranteed departure with 2 travellers
Know about 3 countries in 7 days
Visit Lake Atitlan – one of the most beautiful lake in the world
Explore the mysterious Mayan Copan Ruins (UNESCO) in Honduras
See the spectacular volcanoes and lakes
Day 1. (Tuesday) Departure from any U.S/CANADA gateway to Guatemala City.
Upon arrival, take free airport shuttle bus from airport to your hotel Las Americas (4star), rest of the day is yours to relax.
Day 2. (Wednesday. B)
Today we will have a full day tour to Antigua.
Antigua is a small city surrounded by volcanoes, located in southern Guatemala. It is known for its Spanish colonial buildings, many of which were renovated after the 1773 earthquake that ended the 200-year reign of Antigua as the colonial capital of Guatemala. Among the architectural monuments, highlights the squat baroque church of La Merced, colouring white and yellow, which is an integral part of the city’s famous Holy Week, during which parades, and rituals are organized. Visit the La Merced church calle del arco main squared palace, cathedral, coca tour, jade factory and souvenir market.
Day 3. (Thursday. B)
Today, we will have a full day tour to Chichicastenango.
Picked up from the hotel and transfer to Lake Atitlan, one of the most beautiful lake in the world. We will make a panoramic visit from EL Mirador, San Jorge. Atitlan is the ideal place to get in direct contact with Guatemalan folklore. The lake is surrounded by many villages in which Maya culture is still prevalent and traditional dress is worn. Its inhabitants are descendants of the Quiches, Cackchiqueles and Tzutuhiles. Continue to Chichicastenango, where you will enjoy a delicious lunch at Hotel Mayan Inn. After Lunch, we will visit the largest and most picturesque indigenous market held outdoors. Hundreds of indigenous people arrive from different surrounding villages to sell and exchange their products. You can also admire the religious ceremonies that take place inside and outside the Santo Tomas Church, which is over 400 years old (notes: shorts or swimsuits are NOT allowed, nor is it allowed to TAKE ANY CLASS OF PHOTOGRAPHS INSIDE THE CHURCH). In the afternoon, we will return to Guatemala City.
Day 4 (Friday) Guatemala City – El Salvador (B)
After breakfast, you are free to relax at your hotel in the morning. At 3:30pm, hop on the first-class air-conditioned coach from Guatemala into EL Salvador. Coach station is right in front of Las Americas Hotel. Snack on board. Coach will stop at Barcelo Hotel (5 star) for you to hop off.
**Please note, when crossing the boarder, there will be fees. Please prepare some local currency & US dollars with you.
Day 5 (Saturday. B) El Salvador – Ataco
Today, we will do a full day tour to Volcanoes national park, Izalco and visit local coffee farmland.
After breakfast, we will departure from our hotel at 8am, we will travel to east of the country to EL Cerro Verde National park, where we will have views of the pacific ocean and volcano complex, we will take a 45 minutes walk around the crater of the Cerro Verde with an evergreen tropical forest and learn about its history with its last eruption 25,000 years ago which makes it an inactive volcano, we will have views of the Izalco volcano called the Pacific lighthouse and the ilamatepec volcano and a spectacular view of lake Coatepeque. We will continue to the coffee route. On this excursion, you will have the opportunity to visit the typical villages of EL Salvador.
Nahuizalco with its typical indigenous market; Salcoatitian, an artistic village with a relaxed atmosphere, we will also visit the coffee processing center. Stay overnight here at Ataco.
Day 6 (Sunday B) Ataco – Copan, Honduras – El Salvador
We will departure at 5am this morning and cross the boarder to Honduras and visit the most famous Copan Ruins.
Discover Copan, the most important Mayan city in Honduras, visit the archaeological sites, declared as World Heritage by UNESCO. Walk through temples, Palaces, squares and other structures in the Mayan center of Copan, it is a great trip for history and archeology lovers. We will get back to San Salvador and check in to Barcelo hotel at late afternoon.
Day 7 (Monday B)
After breakfast, relax at hotel, take a shuttle transfer to airport and head back home.
Upon booking, $300/person will be charged
When issue tickets, air fare will need to be charged and deducted from remaining balance
Remaining balance will need to be paid 60 days prior to the departure date
|Departure Dates||Price pp (CAD)
|Private Tour||Land Tour||W/Air|
Round trip international flights from Toronto
Taxes and fuel surcharge
Intra transportation between countries and airports by luxury coach
Professional English tour guide
Local 4-5 star hotel accommodation
Admission fees to the tourist spots
Meals indicated in the itinerary (6 Breakfast)
Price not includes:
Visa fee (if applies)
Tips during the tour