|Currency||Guatemalan Quetzal (Q)|
|Exchange Rate||US$1 = Q7.86|
|Plugs||A, B, G|
|Time||Central Standard Time (UTC-06:00)|
|Must-Try||Pepián, Ka'kik, Chiles Rellenos|
|January - April||High season with pleasant weather|
|May - August||Low season with occasional rain showers|
|September - December||High season with cooler temperatures|
A picturesque island town nestled in the heart of Lake Petén Itzá.
Visit the ancient Mayan ruins in the heart of the jungle.
Discover the stunning natural pools and limestone bridge.
Relax by the beautiful lake surrounded by volcanoes and indigenous villages.
Experience the vibrant culture and take part in language courses.
Explore the colonial city known for its colorful streets and historic sites.
Embark on an overnight expedition to Acatenango, an active volcano, and witness the mesmerizing sight of erupting lava up close.
Guatemala stands out for its exceptionally high proportion of indigenous population, with indigenous groups comprising a larger percentage of the overall population than in the neighboring nations, making it a unique and culturally diverse destination in the region.