Adventures in the Mayan world
Priced from £2,966 per person
Combining Guatemala and Belize means combining culture with adventure. Beginning in colonial Antigua you then head north to Tikal followed by some exploring in the jungles of Belize and the islands off the coast.
As a guideline, the itinerary outlined below would cost approximately £2,966 per person based on two people travelling and includes all activities on a private basis unless stated, private transfers, internal flights in Guatemala and Belize, accommodation and taxes and meals where mentioned.
Please note that the itinerary does not include any international flights
Fly Guatemala City. Met on arrival and transferred (1hr) to Antigua and the Posada del Angel for 2 nights in a standard suite on a b&b basis.
In Antigua. The town itself is a beautiful place to explore and relax. Alternatively there are a number of optional excursions to explore the valley, climb a volcano or visit a Mayan market.
Met and transferred to the airport for your flight north to Flores, depart 09:55 arrive 10:55. Met on arrival and transfer (1hr) to Tikal and the Jungle Lodge hotel for 2 nights on a b&b basis. The afternoon is free to explore the ruins, which are within easy walking distance of your hotel.
Met for your half day guided tour of the ruins, which includes a picnic lunch in the ruins as well as the short canopy tour. We would then recommend returning to the hotel for a break from the midday heat and returning in the late afternoon, when it is cooler and there are fewer visitors – the ruins are within easy walking distance of your hotel.
Met and transferred to the Cayo District in Belize and the Chaa Creek lodge for 4 nights in a cottage on a b&b basis. The lodge is surrounded by pristine jungle and is situated on the edge of a hill with a river running below.
3 days free personal exploration and relaxation. There are a number of excursions that can be arranged and paid for with the lodge, including; birding, horseback riding, river tubing and swimming as well as cave tubing or canoeing on the Belize or Macal rivers or tours to Caracol, Actun Tunichil Mucnal caves and the Mayan ruins of Xunantunich and Cahal Pech.
Met and transferred to Belize city for your skiff (speedboat) to San Pedro on Ambergris Caye. Met on arrival and transferred to the Portofino hotel for 5 nights in a Colonial cabana on a b&b basis. https://www.latinodyssey.com/belize/portofino
On Ambergris Caye. 4 days to explore the island and its surrounding reefs. We would suggest snorkelling in the sting ray alley and Hol Chan Marine Park, a trip to Goff’s Caye and diving in the famous Blue Hole.
Met and transferred to the airport for your internal flight to Belize City. Depart on Tropic Air 31 at 09:10 arrive 09:30 where you will connect with your return international flight.