Central American Journey: Rainforests & Ruins

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  • No booking fees
  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 32 days
  • tour type Group Tour
  • age requirement 18-39 yrs
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  • Starts Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Ends San José , Costa Rica
  • +14
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Relax on whitesand beaches.
  • Explore the Mayan ruins of Copán and Tikal.
  • Bargain at the local markets of colourful colonial Antigua.
  • Meet some local friends at a G Adventures for Good homestay in Guatemala.
The trip Central American Journey: Rainforests & Ruins starts in Playa del Carmen and ends in San José. This is a cultural, religious and historic sites tour that takes 32 days. You will travel through Flores, San Jose, Monteverde and 13 other destinations visiting El Salvador, Belize and 5 more countries. This is a guided small group tour. The trip includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Escape the resorts and discover something extraordinary in Central America. Visit seven countries on this adventure and experience mighty ruins, clear Caribbean waters, Pacific waves, rainforests, and breathtaking scenery along the way. Explore indigenous Mayan villages and meet locals for an immersive experience that few travellers get to know. While you're free to choose your own adventure, your accommodation and transportation are included. Our expert CEOs will help you make the most of your time. Take a trip that's packed with all the things you need and nothing you don't – 32 days of maximum adventure at minimum cost.
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ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Playa del Carmen
  • Day 2: Playa del Carmen
  • Day 3: Playa del Carmen/Caye Caulker
  • Day 4: Caye Caulker
  • Day 5: Caye Caulker
  • Day 6: Caye Caulker/San Ignacio
  • Day 7: San Ignacio
  • Day 8: San Ignacio/Flores
  • Day 9: Flores/Rio Dulce
  • Day 10: Rio Dulce
  • Day 11: Rio Dulce/Antigua Guatemala
  • Day 12: Antigua Guatemala
  • Day 13: Antigua Guatemala/Panajachel
  • Day 14: Panajachel/San Juan La Laguna
  • Day 15: San Juan La Laguna/Antigua Guatemala
  • Day 16: Antigua Guatemala
  • Day 17: Antigua Guatemala/Copán
  • Day 18: Copán
  • Day 19: Copán/Suchitoto
  • Day 20: Suchitoto/Playa El Tunco
  • Day 21: Playa El Tunco
  • Day 22: Playa El Tunco/León
  • Day 23: León/Granada
  • Day 24: Granada
  • Day 25: Granada/Isla de Ometepe
  • Day 26: Isla de Ometepe
  • Day 27: Isla de Ometepe/Monteverde
  • Day 28: Monteverde
  • Day 29: Monteverde/La Fortuna
  • Day 30: La Fortuna
  • Day 31: La Fortuna/San José
  • Day 32: San José
WHAT'S INCLUDED Download PDF Brochure
Accommodation
  • Simple hotels/hostels (28 nts, most multi-share), community guesthouse stay (2 nts), homestay (1 nt).
Meals
  • 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 3 dinners
    Note: Allow USD805-1050 for meals not included.
Transport
  • Local bus, ferry, boat, private vehicle, taxi, walking.
Staff & experts
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
Included activities
  • Your G for Good Moment: San Antonio Women's Pottery Cooperative and Local Lunch, San Ignacio
  • Your G for Good Moment: Posadas Mayas Homestay, San Juan La Laguna
  • Your G for Good Moment: Puesta del Sol Community Guesthouse Stay, Isla de Ometepe
  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Your Discover Moment: Playa del Carmen
  • Your Discover Moment: Caye Caulker
  • Your Discover Moment: Antigua Guatemala
  • Your Big Night Out Moment: Antigua Guatemala
  • Your Big Night Out Moment: Granada
  • Your Discover Moment: Granada
  • Your Discover Moment: Monteverde
  • Your Discover Moment: La Fortuna
  • Guided tour of Tikal
  • Orientation walks in Antigua, León, and Granada
  • Beach time in Caye Caulker and El Tunco
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Playa del Carmen and from San José are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Central American Journey: Rainforests & Ruins tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW
Payment

A deposit may be required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 61 days before departure.

Travel Insurance

Central American Journey: Rainforests & Ruins 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.

Visa

For this Central American Journey: Rainforests & Ruins 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 travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Other Practical Information
  • 1. Travel Style : 18-to-ThirtysomethingsFast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travellers.
  • 2. Service Level : BasicSimple and clean hotels and hostels; affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.
  • 3. Physical Grading : 3 - AverageSome tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.
  • 4. Trip Type : Small GroupGroup trips average 12 travellers per departure, depending on the adventure. The maximum is usually no more than 16, but some can be smaller or bigger, depending on the trip. Check individual trips for details.
CANCELLATION No additional cancellation fees apply for this Central American Journey: Rainforests & Ruins tour. You can cancel the tour up to 62 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 61 days of departure.
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