Here are just some of the interesting places to
visit in Guatemala:
Ancient Maya Archaeological Sites
See our Guatemala Excursions page!
Peten sites: Tikal, Uaxactun, Yaxhá, Aguateca, Seibal, Cancuen, El Peru (Waka),
Dos Pilas and Altar de Sacrificios.
** Guatemala Highland archaeological sites. Ixmiche
and Maya Calendar birthplace sites -- Takalik
Abaj and Izapa.
Colonial Cities and Modern Maya Culture See our 4
night Guatemala Highlands tour sample tour!
Guatemala City. Visit some of the
** The National Museum of Archeology and Ethnology: Pre-Hispanic artifacts from Maya sites all over Guatemala.
** The Popol Vuh Museum: Extensive collection of pre-Hispanic art and folklore section with indigenous clothing and traditional masks.
** The Ixchel Textile Museum: Vast collection of textiles from over 100 Mayan communities dating 19th century to today.
Guatemala Highlands: Visit historic
colonial cities like Antigua, villages on
Lake Atitlan such as Santiago Atitlan and
Andres Itzapa, and festive and colorful markets
in villages like
night tours of the Guatemala Highlands from $680