Multicountry Tour in Central America - Belize, Guatemala, Honduras
Come discover the fascination and charm of the Mayan culture in Central America with this incredible multicountry tour and holiday in Belize, Guatemala and Honduras. This amazing journey will make you discover the history, art and culture of these lands, exploring the most popular Mayan archaeological sites.Read more
Here are the highlights of your itinerary:
Learn about the natural healing methods and herbal medicine of the Maya in a modern Mayan community. Discover more about traditional farming techniques during a cultural visit to an Amish community. In Cahal Pech, Lamanai and Xunantunich, you'll attend lectures revealing the uniqueness of each site and the ongoing archaeological work.
Overnight in a hotel in San Ignacio.
You'll attend lectures presenting an archaeological perspective on Tikal’s history and ceremonial traditions. Explore the Great Plaza, with the Temple of the Jaguar and the Temple of the Masks, ball court and the sacrificial stone. Finally, admire modern Mayan culture in Flores.
Overnight in a hotel in Flores.
Travel by coach and then catch your flight to Atitlan and experience the melting of Maya and Catholic religion and agricultural practices of the modern Maya. Visit the hectic, colorful market of Chichicastenango, the church of Santo Tomas and the lakeside villages of Santa Catarina, San Antonio Palopo and Panajachel.
Overnight in the hotel.
Reach Antigua by coach and learn more about the city’s history and architecture, Mayan life, textiles, religious practices and the origin and evolution of Mayan music. Visit San Antonio, a weaving cooperative, and Casa Koijom, the museum of indigenous music.
Enjoy a walking tour of Antigua’s old town, colonial churches and a historic home. Overnight in a hotel in Antigua.
Travel by coach to the "Athens of the Mayan world", Copan, where some professional guides will explain the classical period, through interpretation of Mayan hieroglyphs, stelae, medicine and “sacred” cocoa.
Visit the Museum of Mayan Culture, Las Sepulturas and the ruins of a Mayan residential area. Learn more about traditional chocolate production and visit a local school to get an insight into the Honduran educational system.
Overnight in a hotel in Copan.
| 9 days | No flight
Guatemala: Guatemala City, Lake Atitlán, Flores, Palenque, Campeche, Merida, Cancun
| 8 days | No flight
Guatemala: Antigua, Chichicastenango, Lake Atitlán, Flores, Guatemala City
| 6 days | No flight
Guatemala: Guatemala City, Chichicastenango, Antigua