Outdoor Xtreme Tour : Guatemala - Honduras
14 days / 13 nights
You are a group or individuals , you are looking for a trip mixing recreation and adventure in Guatemala and in Honduras while being attentive to the cultural and environmental richness : here is a tour for you !
2 days of hiking , the active volcano Pacaya , 1 day mountain bike tour , « canopy tour », jungle , rafting and kayaking .
In Guatemala : Visit Antigua . Observe the active volcano Pacaya . Discover Lake Atitlán "off the beaten path". Visit the most famous Indigenous market in Central America : Chichicastenango . Discover Tikal 's archeological site. Experience a " canopy tour" in the jungle. By boat on the Río Dulce , enjoy tropical fauna and flora until reaching Lívingston .
In Honduras :
In the Caribbean, experience rafting on the rio Cangrejal and canoe through the mangrove . without missing Copán 's archeological site.
Antigua, colonial city
Santiago Atitlán – Chichicastenango
Tikal archeological site
Rio Dulce – Livingston (Carïbe)
Copán archeological site
You can make this trip all year round
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Reception at the airport. Spend the night in Antigua.
Antigua Discover Antigua, the splendid country´s colonial jewel. Overnight in Antigua.
Departure in the early morning to the village of San Francisco De Sales and the Pacaya volcano. After a short one hour ascent, depending on the activity of this "strombolian" volcano, we observe eruptions or approach Pacaya's main crater. In the afternoon, departure to Panajachel (Lake Atitlán).
Trek Santa Cruz - San Juan By boat we reach Santa Cruz La Laguna. Then, we circle the lake by small trails, passing through the villages of Jaibalito, Tzununá, San Marcos and San Pablo. During the hike, we see the daily life of the Cakchiquel and Tzutuhil Indians. Spend the night in San Juan in the house of a Mayan family.
We reach by boat Santiago Atitlán, a village rich in handicraft and traditional fabrics. There, we witness the ceremony of those who revere Maximón, a contemporary Mayan god. We cross Lake Atitlán to Panajachel. Overnight in the village.
We leave for Chichicastenango (by "shuttle"). We visit one of the most beautiful Indian markets in Guatemala with its multi-colored Mayan textiles, flowers and fruits. In the afternoon, departure to Antigua ("shuttle").
A one day's mountain bike tour to discover Antigua's surroundings!
(difficulty level according to your wishes). Overnight in Antigua.
Early in the morning, we fly to Flores and reach Tikal ("shuttle"). Deep within the jungle, this immense Mayan metropolis holds the mysteries of a fascinating civilization. Overnight in Tikal!
Enjoy a one kilometer stroll in the air and observe birds, monkeys or other animals from the canopy of the jungle ! In the afternoon, departure to Río Dulce.
By boat on the Río Dulce, we will enjoy tropical fauna until reaching Lívingston, a Caribbean village and begin our trip through the Garifunas' coast. Native ethnic inhabitants, come from the fusion of African slaves, Caribe Indians and Arawak Indians. Then, by boat, we reach Puerto Barrios and leave for Tela (Honduras).
Adrenalin on the Rio Cangrejal ! Overnight in Tela, in front of the Caribbean.
Kayak / canoe
Discover mangrove forest by kayak / canoe. In the afternoon, departure to Copán. Overnight in the village.
Visit of the archeological site and its museum. In the afternoon, departure to Guatemala City.
In D11 and D12, you can choose softer activities such as:
- D11: Excusion to Punta Sal National Park. You will sail to several beaches.
- D12: Excursion to Laguna de Los Micos National Park. You will explore the mangrove forest by motorized boat.
Prices in US $, per person, double room accommodation, for groups of :
N.B : prices are based on adults. Reductions for children under 12.
Prices include :
accommodation in 2 / 3 star hotels with american breakfasts and one night with a Mayan family ;
all private transportation (except for the 3 shuttles transportations) ;
the flight from Guatemala City to Flores ;
guide services for Pacaya volcano and Lake Atitlán hikes ;
guide services and equipment during the mountain bike tour, the canopy tour, rafting and canoing.
Prices do not include :
international flights ;
airport taxes ;
other meals ;
drinks and personal expenses ;
sites entrance fees ;
taxes at the Honduran border ;
Additional costs, in US $, (prices per person) :
single room supplement : US $ 330
half board (dinners) : US $ 200
English speaking guide during the whole trip, for groups of :
English speaking guide only in Tikal : US $140 by day (price for the group)