Tikal and El Peten Guatemala Travel Itineraries and Places To Stay

Tikal and El Petén , Guatemala

Tikal and El Petén, Guatemala travel itineraries and places to stay.

Flores is a beautiful island town surrounded by Lake Peten and connected to the mainland by a short causeway.

The city’s architecture has a colonial feel – with its narrow cobblestone streets, historic church, and Spanish plaza – mixed with a new, colorful flair.

Lake Petén

Many travelers visit Flores for its close proximity to Tikal, the most famous Mayan ruins in Guatemala.

Itineraries in Tikal and El Petén

Guatemala Highlights

Guatemala Highlights

Duration: 11 days, 10 nights
From: $2797
A cultural and natural circuit of Guatemala: colonial Antigua, the Chichicastenango Market, volcanic Lake Atitlan and the Mayan ruins of Tikal, Yaxha and Topoxte.
Antigua & Tikal

Antigua & Tikal

Duration: 5 days, 4 nights
From: $1559
This short 4-night trip includes 2 nights in Antigua and 2 nights in the Flores area and features a coffee tour and day tour of the Tikal ruins.
Maya Magic & Mystery

Maya Magic & Mystery

Duration: 8 days, 7 nights
From: $2519
This trip combines the highlights of Guatemala with two nights each in Antigua, at Lake Atitlan and Flores/Lake Peten Itza.
Guatemala Multi-sport

Guatemala Multi-sport

Duration: 8 days, 7 nights
From: $2950
An 8-day trip with plenty of sport, culture and activity: volcano climb, yoga, walking tours, Mayan ruins, kayaking, hiking and a visit to the Chichicastenango Market.
Guatemala Family Getaway

Guatemala Family Getaway

Duration: 8 days, 7 nights
From: $4475
A special 8-day trip tailored for traveling families that includes walking, hiking, kayaking, zipline, horseback riding, and a chocolate and peanut butter workshop.
Guatemala with Copan

Guatemala with Copan

Duration: 12 days, 11 nights
From: $3460
Antigua, Lake Atitlan, local markets and Mayan ruins on a 12-day circuit of Guatemala.
Travel Tips
Have small bills in your cash supply for tipping. Some vendors are reluctant to give change on larger bills.
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