From Mayan ruins to pulsating contemporary nightlife, Guatemala possesses a heady mix of attractions. Jungle-fringed lakes, smouldering volcanoes and thriving markets and encounter friendly locals. The country has something for every kind of traveller: relax on tropical beaches, check out the hiking trails or immerse yourself in captivating history and rich Maya heritage.

Currency: Guatemalan quetzal

Average Flying Time: 17 hours

Time zone: GMT -6

Spoken Language(s): Spanish

Top Five Attractions

Tikal, a sprawling park with Mayan ruins and temples
Lake Atitlán, situated in a massive volcanic crater
Semuc Champey natural swimming holes
Pacaya volcano for hot springs and climbing
Acatenango for hiking

Cultural Tours

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