5 Days Architecture tour itinerary for guatemala: Discern The Impressions Of Two Distinct Cultures
Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala City, Lximche, Atitlan
Explore the highlands to witness the marvellous churches, cathedrals and monasteries influenced by Spanish-Baroque architecture. Imbibe the Mayan culture as you explore the ruins of an ancient Mayan establishment and cross the majestic Lake Atitlan to mix with local Mayan communities.
guatemala city - Antigua Guatemala
Upon arrival, meet your Guatemalan driver for a transfer to the colonial city of Antigua Guatemala, recognised for its unique architecture and old ruins.
Lximche - antigua guatemala
In the morning, explore this incredible city with an expert Antigua Guatemala guide. Witness the influence of Roman Catholics on your visits to Santa Catalina Arch, Antigua Guatemala Cathedral, SanFrancisco’s Church and La Merced Monastery.
Visit the hustle and bustle of a local market or go to a bus stop to see the striking Guatemalan Chicken buses.
In the morning, head to the pre-Columbian archaeological site of Iximche. Behold the ruins of this ancient Mayan city, which include several pyramid-temples, painted murals and ceremonial sites. There is also a museum that showcases the various sculptures and ceramics found on this site.
Walk with your tour guide to Lake Atitlan, the deepest lake in Central America and take a boat across the beautiful lake to the village of San Juan. The village well known for its street murals, art galleries and weaving cooperatives.
Head to the town of Santiago Atitlan place for lunch.
Then, explore the town and its markets. Share some liquor and cigars with the locals and witness the Tzutujil Mayan ceremony for the god Maximon.
lake atitlan - Guatemala city
Your driver will transfer you to the airport in Guatemala City for your flight.
Private bilingual Guatemala guide.
Entrances fee to the sites, if needed.
Boat for the Lake Atitlan tour.
Extra car service not listed in the itinerary.
Food or drinks not listed in the itinerary.
Tips and gratuities for guide and driver.
We can arrange accommodations for you.