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Fuentes Georginas Hot Springs from QuetzaltenangoDay Trips

Fuentes Georginas Hot Springs from Quetzaltenango

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Check out the famous hot springs at the Zunil Volcano on this tour of Fuentes Georginas from Quetzaltenango. Relax and indulge in thermal waters that were discovered back in 1902. These communal baths offer up the perfect escape for travelers who want to unwind after epic outdoor hikes or fun-filled city explorations. 
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$61.54
From
US$61.54

Chocolate TourHalf-day Tours

Chocolate Tour

 This Tour wants to tell us the history of chocolate worldwide, its origins here in Guatemala and especially the Mayan culture. The process is an experience and what to say about the tastings that will leave you asking for more. Quetzaltenango, is in Guatemala the place where you will find the best chocolate to drink and eat. These traditions of family drinks have been transformed into a way of life and subsistence for decades for many families already dedicated to the trade of the famous and world-famous cocoa!
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$34.88
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US$34.88

Hike in pristine Forest, a view from above AtitlanNature and Wildlife

Hike in pristine Forest, a view from above Atitlan

Walk the Face of the Earth on the Sacred Path of the Sun: Author & lecturer Vincent Stanzione has opened his mountain home in an exclusive arrangement to offer an amazing experience. This experience will enable you to enter the Maya world in truly authentic ways. It allows visitors to learn about the Maya Civilization by entering the Maya World of the Present Day. Let us take you to places nobody but the Maya ever go while learning all you can from a researcher and writer who is hungry to share the world he has made his home. Guiding enables those of us who have attained a great deal of knowledge to share it with others in a direct way. So take a walk with Vincent along the flowery paths during this fascinating day in the highlands, high above Lake Atitlan. Learn about the Maya and the Mesoamerican traditions, their cosmo-magical thinking, their calendar, the way of living in the world, their myths and their deep sense of being the descendants of divine ancestors.
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  • 4 to 7 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$131.13
Price varies by group size
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US$131.13
Price varies by group size

Beading Class and tour a Non-profit vocational training center a Fun cultural sharing experienceHalf-day Tours

Beading Class and tour a Non-profit vocational training center a Fun cultural sharing experience

Sit alongside local women and learn the art of Maya beading with this hands-on workshop in Santa Cruz la Laguna. Not only is this socially responsible tour a great way to learn about the Maya cultures found on Lake Atitlan, but it also directly benefits local communities. Upgrade to include lunch at Lake Atitlan’s top restaurant—also run by a social enterprise—or a community-led tour of the village.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$28.00
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US$28.00

2-Day Takalik Abaj: Mayan and Olmec Archaeological Site from PanajachelOvernight Tours

2-Day Takalik Abaj: Mayan and Olmec Archaeological Site from Panajachel

Step back in time to explore the ancient Olmec and Maya cultures during this 2-day, 1-night visit to the archaeological site of Takalik Abaj. Wander the through the site’s Mayan tomb, as well as its wondrous collection of Olmec-style sculpture, Maya hieroglyphics and a sophisticated water drainage system. As you explore, you’ll learn about the history and key building periods of these two unique cultures from your guide. Your trip to Takalik Abaj also includes overnight accommodation, site entrance fees and round-trip hotel transport from Panjachel.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$335.00
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US$335.00

Bake RentCity Tours

Bake Rent

Cycling is a fun, efficient and easy way of getting around Xela! Even if you only pedal around for a few hours, or maybe you have a job or volunteering, riding a bike is an essential Xela experience. Bike rental in Xela! There is many places to visit around Xela with your bike, specially in summer, there’s nothing more exhilarating than jumping on your bike, cycling through the city and feeling the wind in your hair en route to yet another exciting event, attraction or activity. Biking along the road to Salcaja, San Andres Xecul, Fuentes Georginas, Cerro el Baul and many other places around Xela is one of the most beautiful ways to take a look around Xela.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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US$30.00
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US$30.00

 Lake Atitlan Boat tour from Puerto QuetzalBus Tours

Lake Atitlan Boat tour from Puerto Quetzal

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Board your air-conditioned transportation for the approximately two and a half-hour guided drive to the highlands of Guatemala and Lake Atitlan. Located at over 4,000 feet above sea level, the lake is over 1,000 feet deep and is surrounded by three very impressive volcanoes. The lake itself was formed after the last eruption 85,000 years ago. Once at the lake board a boat to take you to explore the most indigenous village known as San Juan La Laguna. There meet local artisans famous for making hand made textiles. After lunch board your boat again to connect with your land transportation and head back to Port Quetzal.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$375.00
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US$375.00

Quetzaltenango Walking TourHalf-day Tours

Quetzaltenango Walking Tour

Stroll the historic streets of Quetzaltenango on a walking tour that explores colonial-era architecture and some of the city's key sites. A great orientation for first time visitors to Quetzaltenango, you’ll set out from the park that’s at the heart of the city, hear the fascinating stories behind the ornate facades, and get a local take on the places you discover along the way.
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  • 3 hours
From
US$33.00
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US$33.00

Iximche + CHEESE Farm, from Guatemala City or Antigua.Bus Tours

Iximche + CHEESE Farm, from Guatemala City or Antigua.

Iximche is a fascinating place. Visitors will be able to see the old pyramids built by the Maya, and some of the most active Altars where modern Maya use to perform ancient rituals and burn offerings to their supernatural ancestors. Afterwards, we will be visiting one of the Main cheese farms of Chimaltenango Department. Includes a tasting of the artisans cheese made with jersey cows milk.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$99.99
Price varies by group size
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US$99.99
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

TEXTILES Shore excursion in Guatemala.Bus Tours

TEXTILES Shore excursion in Guatemala.

Visitors will discover an entire world of colors and designs. Mayan textiles have been woven for Centuries the traditional way. And at present time is impresive to admire how they have evolved in colors and designs becoming real Masterpieces.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$153.85
Price varies by group size
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US$153.85
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Rural Tour With Embroidery ClassHalf-day Tours

Rural Tour With Embroidery Class

On this tour you will visit the municipality of Cantel, where there will be a small traditional embroidery workshop. The history of guipil is described, a traditional Guatemalan blouse, unique in the world. As well as living with the family of the instructor in her own home, a rural place full of nature and traditions.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$73.85
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US$73.85

Stained Glass and Murals TourHalf-day Tours

Stained Glass and Murals Tour

In these tours you can discover how these exquisite stained glass windows are made, the essence of what to make of a stained glass window and also how the most colorful and creative murals of the city of Quetzaltenango were made. Colorful throughout the tour. In addition to taking out all the accumulated creativity, they can make their own souvenir and take it home. Unmissable even for the locals themselves.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$34.88
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US$34.88

Wheat or Bread TourHalf-day Tours

Wheat or Bread Tour

We tell you the story of the creation of bakeries in Guatemala. Especially the artisan bakeries of Quetzaltenango. We are famous for the good bread, the "shecas and threads" quetzaltecas. You will have an express class of traditional pastries.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$34.88
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US$34.88

Traditional Textile TourHalf-day Tours

Traditional Textile Tour

 The Guatemalan Guipil (Huipil) is a type of blouse worn by indigenous women and is unique in the world, made with cotton thread and woven by various techniques. Throughout Guatemala there are many weavers of the güipil who do it themselves with their looms. So weavers have also developed these beautiful traditional costumes with their loom standing. The importance of valuing the work of these artists is because each piece is unique, given its complexity, each weaver offers one design at a time. The meaning of each one can tell us different stories, from expressions of nature to religious or political symbolism.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$34.88
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US$34.88

Artistic TourHalf-day Tours

Artistic Tour

The art tours give us the magnificent historical panorama of the city of Quetzaltenango, we are a city of artists of different types. A great influence of different cultures is observed in its architecture, frescoes, etc. And currently there is a wide variety of emerging artists and it is felt throughout the city. It is necessary that the visitor has an experiential experience with art, and can delve into himself to externalize his own creativity. In this tour you will meet several of the best Quetzalteco artists as specialized guides with whom they can learn and even make with their own hands a personalized souvenir made by you. There is the possibility of participating in workshops or special classes according to the time as we continually visit and collaborate with international artists as well.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$34.88
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US$34.88

Magic Christmas Tour in Guatemala cityPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Magic Christmas Tour in Guatemala city

The exclusive tour only in the Christmas period! This special times brings magic Guatemala. The territory of modern Guatemala once formed the core of the Maya civilization, which extended across Mesoamerica. Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most beautifully decorated places. You will feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere in the streets which you can feel only this time of the year! What is the story of the Christmas tree? Who was the first to decorate it in the world? What magical things can happen during the Christmas period? Have you heard about Christmas spells? You will hear miraculous Christmas legends about Guatemala. You will visit the old-fashioned Christmas Market in the city. What makes it so popular? What local products is must taste at Christmas? Fill your heart with the joy and experience magic of Guatemala.
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  • 2 hours
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US$739.43
per group
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US$739.43
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Experience the Culture, Art, & Sacred of Santiago Atitlan.Private and Luxury

Experience the Culture, Art, & Sacred of Santiago Atitlan.

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We customize our tours to fit your interests and the depth you want to explore. Our decades of experience bring lots of information and insight. And we are great at bringing together the history, sacredness, art, stories, and ensuring we have fun while we do it!
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  • 3 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$102.57
per group
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US$102.57
per group

Community Based TourismMulti-day Tours

Community Based Tourism

We are a travel agency that focuses on offering the best personalized service to our clients in organizing tours and cultural trips around Guatemala. In addition we want to promote interaction with local communities in order to create work opportunities and increase respect for the environment and local traditions and customs.
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  • 11 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$1,538.47
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US$1,538.47

indian´s noseHiking

indian´s nose

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Indian Nose se encuentra en la esquina noroeste del lago Atitlán, uno de los principales destinos de Guatemala La montaña divide los pueblos de San Juan La Laguna y Santa Clara La Laguna. es uno de los puntos de vista del amanecer más épicos de Guatemala. La belleza de la caminata por la nariz de la India para aquellos que no están en ella durante un largo recorrido es que la caminata dura menos de 30 minutos Es una aventura corta y económica con vistas épicas y una excelente manera de comenzar tu día de aventuras en la zona.
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  • 4 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$51.29
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US$51.29

Sunrise on the indian nose Bus Tours

Sunrise on the indian nose

It is a tour that leaves from Panajachel to go to see the sunrise in the high part of the mountain. the tour starts at 3:30 and we go by car to the town of Santa Clara where we will walk for 30 minutes to reach the top. In the upper part you can see the volcanic line and the sunrise which is considered the best in Guatemala.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$112.83
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US$112.83

Biking tour through the towns of Santa Catarina and San AntonioMountain Bike Tours

Biking tour through the towns of Santa Catarina and San Antonio

This is a 16-kilometer bike ride where you will encounter ups and downs in one, along the way. Our guide will make stops at points or in viewpoints so that they can enjoy the lake at different points. The towns that are visited are Santa Catalina and San Antonio in these towns will also stop at different points to visit women weavers, colonial churches, factory Ceramic
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$46.16
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US$46.16

Birdwatching Atitlan at Rey TepepulHiking

Birdwatching Atitlan at Rey Tepepul

This bird watching tour takes place in Santiago Atitlan if you are in Panajachel you can send us your hotel where one of our specialized guide will go for you and will take you by boat to Santiago where we will take track that will take us at the entrance of the reserve. The rey Tepepul trail is located in the mountains that connects the Pacific of Guatemala, the type of forest is cloudy and you walk for about 3 kilometers that will take about 3 hours approximately it is recommended to have a good condition. Also a place that connects with nature. There are river, mostly time of the year is humid. olso you can see local people warking in farm. the birds that we can find we have resplendet quetzal, azure-rumped tanager, norhern emerald tucanet, crested guan, black thrush, brown backed solitare and more.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$76.93
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US$76.93

Tour to Cenotes de Candelaria and Hoyo CimarrĂłnBus Tours

Tour to Cenotes de Candelaria and Hoyo CimarrĂłn

It is an interesting tour knowing the geological formations known as cenotes, these structures are presented in the lower parts of the Huehuetenango territory in warm weather and are the product of the system of underground currents from the Sierra de los Cuchumatanes
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$71.80
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US$71.80

Lake Atitlan and Authentic Market of Solola TourFull-day Tours

Lake Atitlan and Authentic Market of Solola Tour

Travel from Panajachel to Solola where you'll visit colorful markets filled with the exquisite handmade textiles Guatemala is known for. Then meet a group of local women and learn the traditional art of weaving while you watch them at work. Next, you'll enjoy a savory meal of classic Guatemalan flavors before rounding out the day with panoramic views from San Jorge La Laguna.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$74.36
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US$74.36

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