Guatemala´s Highlands tour

The Guatemala´s highlands is the region from Antigua stretching to the south-west boarder with Mexico. On this highlands tour you will visit the beautiful colonial town of Antigua, the Lake Atitlan, Quetzaltenango with it´s traditional villages and the bustling Chichicastenango market.

Places you will visit

La Antigua – La Atitlan – Quetzaltenago  – Chichicastenango

What is a private tour?

  • Departures can be any day of the year.
  • Transportation between places is included and in private minivan.
  • Guided? When you visit the sites a local bilingual guide is included. Not during the transfers or leisure time. However a guide throughout the tour can be arranged.
  • Hotel accommodation is included.
  • The itinerary can be customized to your wishes.

Day to day itinerary

Day 1: Arrival – Antigua Guatemala
Meet your driver and local representative at the airport. Take a one hour drive to Antigua for your first night.

Day 2: Antigua Guatemala
After a good night sleep get ready for two wonderful activities. In the morning our local guide will show you around town to discover the hidden treasures of this beautiful colonial town. In the afternoon take a foto tour of the villages surrounding Antigua. With a professional photographer you will visit a village south of Antigua and learn to see

Day 3: Lake Atitlan
Take an early morning drive from Antigua to Lake Atitlan. On the way you can stop to take in the views. In the afternoon enjoy a local cooking class.

Day 4: Boat tour lake Atitlan
Today you’ll explore the lake  by boat! Together with your guide you will visit two local villaes and you will enjoy a local lunch.

Day 5: Quetzaltenango

Day 5: Quetzaltenango
Drive through mountanes terrain and dramatic scenery on your way to Quetzaltenango. In the afternoon relax at the hot water springs of Fuentes Georginas.

Day 6: Villages tour
Take a day trip the highland village of Momostenango. Visit a local family who make the traditional woolen blankets. 

Day 7: Back to Antigua via Chichicastenango
Drive back to Antigua and stop on the way in the market town of Chichicastenango.

Map

Highlights

Info / Book

You can book this tour as is, or you can send us a quote request for a customized itinerary based on this tour.

 

Included

  • All hotel accommodation
  • Meals as indicated
  • Services of local guide(s)
  • Private transportation
  • All tours and visits with entrance fees

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Contact us

Phone: +502 4102-4122
Email: [email protected]

Business address:
2a Avenida Sur #48 Casa A-3
Antigua Guatemala
(Inside hostel Villa Esthela)
Drop-in 8 am – 6 pm Mon-Sat

Registered office address:
Calle Coyolar 11
Antigua Guatemala
(Only with prior appointment)