Explore Guatemala & Belize
Slutdestination: Caye Caulker
Embark on a 17-day adventure that's packed with jungle and coastal adventure in Guatemala and Belize. Roam among the Mayan ruins at Tikal and swim off Belize's islands and atolls. Hike across the foot of a volcano outside Antigua and sail between remote lakeside communities on Guatemala's Lake Atitlan. This is so much more than a tour; it's a chance to connect with your inner explorer in an exciting part of the world.
Private van, boat, plane, water taxi, walking.
Hotels (16 nts).
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Antigua Historical Walk, Antigua Guatemala National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Lakeside Cooking Class, Flores National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Howler Monkey Experience, San Ignacio National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Garifuna Drumming Lesson and Performance, Hopkins G Adventures for Good: Lake Atitla¡n Boat Ride and Community Visit, Lago de Atitla¡n G Adventures for Good: San Antonio Women's Pottery Cooperative and Local Lunch, San Ignacio Hands-On: ChocoMuseo Tour and Workshop, Antigua Guatemala. Arrival transfer. Walking tour of Antigua. Visit to a chocolate museum and make your own chocolate. Boat ride around Lake Atitla¡n. Visit to San Juan la Laguna community for a local Mayan lunch and tree-planting ceremony. Guatemalan cooking lesson. Guided tours of the Mayan sites Tikal and Lamanai. Visit to a women's co-operative with lunch and demos. Visit to a hot sauce factory. Drumming demonstration and lesson. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
Take a walk through Antigua's cobblestone streets with a historian guide, enjoy a cooking lesson with a local chef, enjoy a traditional Cayo lunch at a women's cooperative in San Antonio, learn how to drum with a lesson at the Lebeha Drumming Center
Day 8 Flores/Burrell Boom (1B)
Cross the border into Belize and continue to the village of Burrell Boom.