Guatemala Encompassed

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4 Based on 1 Review
  • duration 11 days
  • tour type Small group
  • age requirement 18-99 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-16278
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • Ends Guatemala City, Guatemala
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Explore the dramatic ruins of Tikal
  • Journey by boat on the picturesque crater lake of Lake Atitlan
  • Discover the spectacular World Heritage listed UNESCO city of Antigua
  • Bargain for treasures at the colourful Indian markets of Chichicastenango
  • Appreciate the culture and natural attractions of Guatemala
The "Guatemala Encompassed" trip starts from and ends in Guatemala City. It is an adventure trip that takes 11 days taking you through Panajachel, Chichicastenango, Guatemala City and 3 other destinations in Guatemala. "Guatemala Encompassed" is a guided small group trip that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Experience a fascinating insight into the main archaeological, cultural and natural attractions of Guatemala. This memorable journey encompasses the best of Guatemala's spectacular highlights. Discover the rich and colourful Indian market of Chichicastenango where a riotous cacophony of colour, dialects and costumes abound and you will have an opportunity to test your haggling skills. Visit Lake Atitlan - one of the world’s most beautiful lakes with three stunning volcanoes rising out of its emerald surface. Explore the spectacular World Heritage listed UNESCO city of Antigua with its Spanish Mudéjar-influenced Baroque architecture. Travel on to Flores and to the ruins at Tikal where forest trails lead to a plethora of stone ruins that rise above the thick jungle canopy. Experience a fascinating insight into the main archaeological, cultural and natural attractions of Guatemala.
  • Day 1 : Arrive Guatemala City
  • Day 2 : Guatemala City panoramic tour and transfer to Chichicastenango via Iximche
  • Day 3 : Market at Chichicastenango, journey to Quetzaltenango
  • Day 4 : Lake Atitlan
  • Day 5 : To Antigua
  • Day 6 : Antigua sightseeing
  • Day 7 : To Guatemala City
  • Day 8 : Fly from Guatemala City to Flores
  • Day 9 : Yaxha sightseeing
  • Day 10 : To Tikal, fly to Guatemala City
  • Day 11 : To airport, where our trip concludes.
  • Comfortable well located accommodation on a twin-share basis in 3 or 4 star hotels
  • 10 breakfasts, 3 lunches
  • Internal Flights Guatemala City / Flores / Guatemala City
  • Airport transfer on arrival and departure (transfers are also included if you book additional nights pre and post tour with us)
  • Transportation on a seat-in-vehicle basis
  • Expert bilingual guides (tour will be conducted in English and Spanish)
  • Sightseeing and site entrance fees as listed
  • Items of a personal nature ie laundry, phone calls
  • Drinks of any kind (e.g. bottled water, soft drinks, beers etc)
  • International flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Visas
  • Medical treatment
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This trip covers two of the three main touring areas of Guatemala, the highlands in the south and the Peten area (Mayan sites) in the north. It is run by the tour operator's local partners, with a high standard in vehicles,... Read more
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Guatemala Encompassed tour. You can cancel the tour up to 72 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 71 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 19 February 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 19 February 2024, a deposit of 314 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 71 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Guatemala Encompassed tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.


For this Guatemala Encompassed tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s Safe Travels stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene global standardised protocols have been adopted.
  • Smaller group sizes have been implemented on this tour to protect against COVID-19 and to ensure that the tour complies with local authorities’ guidelines.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Guides are trained in our COVID-19 response plan that has been developed in line with state government medical provisions.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure.
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