Guatemala - Suggested Itinerary

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Guatemala

10 DaysThis adventure not only enables you to give back and change the lives of a needy family by giving them a decent place to live; you also get to delight in the charms of colonial Antigua, marvel at the beauty of Lake Atitlan, and shop at a colorful indigenous market...all in luxury.Highlights
  • Helping an impoverished family have a home
  • Picture postcard colonial Antigua with private guide
  • Boat trip visiting villages dotted around the sublime Lake Atitlan
  • Shopping in a colorful indigenous market
Day by Day Outline
    Day 1 Arrive Guatemala City, met at airport and transfer to Antigua, stay at boutique luxury Posada del Angel
    Day 2 We begin with an early hike up Pacaya Volcano to take in the awesome views, and in the afternoon you have a private guided walking tour of Antigua
    Day 3-6 These days are sure to be the highlight as you build a home for a family who previously lived in a tin shack, subject to the elements
    Day 7 This is your final day building a home, so you say goodbye to your new friends, and transfer by van to Lake Atitlan, and check-in to Casa Palopo
    Day 8 You have a private tour of the lake, visiting various villages, each unique in their own right
    Day 9 This morning we rise early to visit the vibrant indigenous market of Chichicastenango, and after lunch return to the lake, where you have the rest of the day at leisure.
    Day 10 You are transferred back to Guatemala City airport in time for your onward flight.
Price Guide
    $3,995 (£3,229, €3,788) per person, based on a minimum of two people traveling, twin share
This price includes:
  • 5* luxury hotels throughout
  • Airport transfers
  • Expert local guides
  • Domestic flights
  • Lunches whilst volunteering
  • A donation to the charity you help
  • All breakfasts
This price excludes:
  • International flights
  • Visas
  • Gratuities
  • Travel insurance (compulsory)
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Customizing your trip

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This itinerary is designed to give you a flavor of what is possible in Guatemala
  • You can customize this trip to suit your specific requirements
  • Any aspect of the itinerary can be altered, from excursions to accommodation

Our suggestions to customize this itinerary:

    • Linger longer on Lake Atitlan and explore more villages
    • Learn how to make chocolate
    • Marvel at the Mayan ruins of Tikal, or for the adventurous, El Mirador
    • Pop over to Belize for extraordinary diving and snorkeling on the Barrier Reef

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