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Central American Highlights

 

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Leon and Granada - Learn about the history behind the dictatorship and revolutionary wars in Nicaragua|Volcanoes - Enjoy the vistas over active and dormant volcanoes throughout the trip, including the three impressive cones overlooking the picture perfect...

Duration
16 Days
Countries
4
Next Departure
19-Nov-2021
Starting at
± USD 2,902.00
Price per day
± USD 181.00

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Operator
Explore!
Tour
Central American Highlights
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility

Summary

Leon and Granada - Learn about the history behind the dictatorship and revolutionary wars in Nicaragua|Volcanoes - Enjoy the vistas over active and dormant volcanoes throughout the trip, including the three impressive cones overlooking the picture perfect city of Antigua, Guatemala|Guatemalan Highlands - Experience the land of the Maya by visiting the colourful local market at Chichicastenango and the indigenous villages around Lake Atitlan, witnessing Maya ceremonies.|Copan - Learn more about the ancient Maya culture at this UNESCO World Heritage Site, one of the greatest Maya ruins in the Americas|Suchitoto - Enjoy the charms of this pretty colonial town beside the shores of Lake Suchitlan||

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Join Tour In San Jose (Costa Rica)
Day 2.
Drive To Sarapiqui, Optional Rafting Or Zip Wiring
Day 3.
Travel To Cano Negro National Wildlife Refuge
Day 4.
Head To San Juan Del Sur On The Pacific Coast (Nicaragua)
Day 5.
Morning Free Before Driving To Granada
Day 6.
In Granada; Explore The City Or Optional Sea Kayaking
Day 7.
Travel To Leon Via Masaya Volcano National Park
Day 8.
Free Day; Optional Hike To Cerro Negro Volcano
Day 9.
Journey To The Colonial Town Of Suchitoto (El Salvador)
Day 10.
In Suchitoto, Optional Boat Trip On The Lake
Day 11.
Drive To Copan (Honduras) Via La Palma
Day 12.
Visit The Unesco Site Of Copan, Drive To Guatemala City
Day 13.
Travel To Panajachel On The Shores Of Lake Atitlan; Boat Trip To Lakeside Villages
Day 14.
Drive To Antigua Via Chichicastenango Market
Day 15.
Walking Tour Of Antigua, Free Afternoon To Explore
Day 16.
Tour Ends Antigua (Guatemala)

Visited Countries (4): Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua

Visited cities (10): Antigua Guatemala, Chichicastenango, Copán, Granada, Guatemala City, Lake Atitlan, Leon, Managua, San Jose, Sarapiqui

 

Details

This trip crosses five Central American countries in just two weeks, taking in rich wildlife, rainforests and volcanoes, as well as sacred Maya sites, revolutionary cities and local indigenous villages. From the avid people-watcher to the wildlife spotter and mountain lover, this trip will capture the imagination of all.

Volcanoes - Active and dormant volcanoes pepper this region. Discover the impressive cones overlooking the picture perfect city of Antigua, Guatemala, and see lava bubbling in Nicaragua's Masaya volcano

Land of the Maya - Take in the sights and smells of the indigenous market at Chichicastenango and the villages around Lake Atitlan, where the modern day Maya culture still thrives

Suchitoto - Enjoy the charms of this pretty colonial town beside the shores of Lake Suchitlan, and take the opportunity to learn the art of pupusa-making - an El Salvadorean speciality

Travel Package

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2.Tour San Jose Antigua Guatemala

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

   

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