8 great adventures in Guatemala to experience ranging from exploring the Mayan ruins of Tikal, to kayaking on Lake Atitlan to climbing an active volcano! You'll find lots of bucket list worthy ideas to make your travel in Guatemala epic!
Ruins, volcanoes, lakes, villages & markets... Guatemala is a country of adventure & culture, with Maya traditions alive & well. The top destinations are Antigua, Tikal, Lake Atitlan, Semuc Champey & Chichicastenango but there are also many other interesting places to visit. Find out what to see & do in our ultimate travel guide to the Best of Guatemala!
Alfombras: Semana Santa in Antigua, Guatemala. Throughout Lent, and throughout Semana Santa (Holy Week) in Antigua, the streets would be covered in elaborate "alfombras" or carpets, made out of colored sawdust, fruits, vegetables, and a wide range of other materials.