Hike three days through the Mayan Highlands from beautiful Lake Atitlan to the famous Hot Springs of Xela. (Lake to Hot Springs Trek)
Join us as we connect two of Guatemala's most beautiful places, Lake Atitaln and the Hot Springs of Xela. This challenging trek takes us through the Mayan Highlands into to places untouched by tourism where the landscape is vast and sprawling. We will meet and interact with the Mayan Quiche people as we pass through this mesmerizing countryside. At the end of the three day trek, we finish at one of Guatemala's most beautiful and relaxing spots, the Fuentes or Hot Springs.
Imagine a place where the landscape touches the sky. Imagine walking along ancient Mayan footpaths linking villages and towns that go almost untouched. The beauty of mountainous ridge lines and deep valleys all holding secrets and surprises of a people that the Spanish barely touched. These communities are where the culture and language of the Maya thrive, traditional dress and practices are a part of daily life. Almost no Spanish is spoken and YOU are the strange one. This is what awaits you on this stimulating and challenging trek through the Mayan Guatemalan Highlands. Join us as we walk softly to get a glimpse of looking back through time.
TRIP DURATION: 3 Days of Hiking
TRIP LOCATION: Lake Atitlan (Panajachel: does not include transport to Lake)
TRIP CHALLENGE LEVEL: Difficult
TRIP COST: $149 (4 person minimum)