Enjoy our in-depth, guided exploration of the dramatically scenic and culturally rich
highlands of central Guatemala. Lush forests, farmlands of rich volcanic soil, crater lakes
and volcanic peaks accent a land of ancient and contemporary Mayan life. Explore
beyond the main village streets to witness ancient native rituals and cultural traditions.
Based in Antigua, Latin America’s premier colonial city, designated as a World Heritage Site
This former capital of Guatemala is a strikingly beautiful city, rich in history.
Visitors and locals alike casually congregate in the Parque Central sitting and
strolling, watching the world go by. You will be transferred to your hotel.
If you arrive in time, you will attend a 7:30 pm get acquainted dinner of typical
Guatemalan food at a local restaurant
After breakfast, at 8:00 am, you
will walk to the teaching location
of Proyecto Linguístico Francisco
Marroquín, near the famed La
Merced Church. You will have a
brief orientation and then meet
your personal instructor for 3
hours of Spanish classes, suitable
for all levels, and one on one!
For March 23 , our last day of activities in Antigua ,
You may choose to leave at 6AM to climb the Pacaya
Volcano and get back to Antiguan for lunch and to relax
by the pool or you may decide to join those who did not
want to climb the volcano in their field trip to Finca
Filadelfia at 2 PM. This is a very popular tour in Antigua
and an experience you will always remember.
We will have our farewell dinner at El Peñón Latino at 7
Pm. You will love the food and the music!
If you are already in Guatemala you may not want to miss a visitto Tikal
and decide to stay two extra days for areasonable extra ammount. You will
not regreat having made this decision.