The Maya Archaeology and Culture Adventure

 A Time to visit both: The ancient heritage and the living maya people

Itinerary

11 days / 10 nights

Tikal

SCHEDULE: Tour begins on the first and third Saturdays of each month all year around. Arrive to Guatemala City, Guatemala. Depart from Villahermosa, Mexico 11 days later on Tuesday.

Quirigua Acropolis

ITINERARY

  • DAY 1 SAT. Arrival to Guatemala City.
  • DAY 2 SUN. COPAN, Honduras.
  • DAY 3 MON. QUIRIGUA, Guatemala.
  • DAY 4 TUE. TIKAL, Guatemala.
  • DAY 5 WED. YAXHA & TOPOXTE, Guatemala.
  • DAY 6 THU. PALENQUE, Mexico.
  • DAY 7 FRI. YAXCHILAN & BONAMPAK, Mexico.
  • DAY 8 SAT. ANTIGUA, Guatemala.
  • DAY 9 SUN. CHICHICASTENANGO, Guatemala.
  • DAY 10 MON. LAKE ATITLAN,  Guatemala.
  • DAY 11 TUE. Departure from Guatemala, City.

Yaxchilan

 

OPTIONAL RELATED TOURS

THE EL SALVADOR ARCHAEOLOGY PRE TOUR

Arrive on Thursday before the beginning of the Maya Classic Tour to visit the main Archaeological Sites in El Salvador, including: Joyas de Ceren, an UNESCO World Heritage Site, Santa Leticia, Tazumal, San Andres & Cihuatan . Tour includes visiting the San Salvador Museum of Archaeology.

GUATEMALA CITY MUSEUMS

Arrive a day earlier, to visit the Guatemala City Museums: National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, the Popol Vuh Museum of History and the Ixchel Museum of Maya Textiles.

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