47 days in Central America Itinerary

47 days in Central America Itinerary

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47 days in Central America Itinerary

Krakow, Poland
Fly:  22​h 30​min
Panama City, Panama
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
San Jose, Costa Rica
— 2 nights
bus + Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
— Few hours
taxi + Fly + bus:  1​h 30​min
San Jose, Costa Rica
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Poas Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
Cano Negro, Costa Rica
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
Monteverde, Costa Rica
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Rincon de La Vieja, Costa Rica
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly + taxi:  4​h
San Jose, Costa Rica
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
Managua, Nicaragua
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
Granada, Nicaragua
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Lake Nicaragua, Nicaragua
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
Masaya, Nicaragua
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Somoto, Nicaragua
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Leon, Nicaragua
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
Copan Ruinas, Honduras
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Tegucigalpa, Honduras
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Guatemala City, Guatemala
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Chichicastenango, Guatemala
— 1 night
shuttle:  2​h
Antigua, Guatemala
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
Panajachel, Guatemala
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
Quirigua, Guatemala
— 2 nights
taxi + bus:  4​h 30​min
Flores, Guatemala
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Tikal National Park, Guatemala
— 1 night
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Drive + Fly + shuttle + foot + ferry:  3​h 30​min
Caye Caulker, Belize
— 2 nights
+3
ferry + foot + shuttle + Fly:  30​min
San Pedro, Belize
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​min
Belize City, Belize
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly:  26​h
Krakow, Poland

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Panama City, Panama

Panama City ©
Arguably the most modern of Central American cities, Panama City boasts a shimmering skyline of glass skyscrapers.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Miraflores Visitor Center as well as Panama Canal. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia del Carmen and then get answers to all your questions at Miraflores Visitor Center.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Panama City sightseeing planner.

Krakow, Poland to Panama City is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Krakow to Panama City, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Krakow in December, with highs in Panama City at 37°C and lows at 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Jose.

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Cinta Costera ©
Cinta Costera
Panama Canal ©
Panama Canal
Miraflores Visitor Center ©
Miraflores Visitor Center

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San Jose, Costa Rica

San Jose ©
A trip to San Jose, the capital, commercial center, and cultural hub of Costa Rica, gives you a chance to experience the lively atmosphere and rich cultural past of this vibrant country.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): explore the world behind art at Precolumbian Gold Museum, then take an in-depth tour of National Museum (Museo Nacional), then take an in-depth tour of Jade Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Galeria Namu. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Parque La Sabana.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Jose trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle from Panama City to San Jose in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Traveling from Panama City to San Jose, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, San Jose is slightly colder than Panama City - with highs of 30°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow time for travel to Manuel Antonio National Park.

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National Museum (Museo Nacional)
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Galeria Namu
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Precolumbian Gold Museum

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Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

Manuel Antonio
The rainforest meets the sea at Manuel Antonio National Park, a small but scenic natural preserve on the west coast of Costa Rica.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Manuel Antonio National Park trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi from San Jose to Manuel Antonio National Park takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In January in Manuel Antonio National Park, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to San Jose.

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San Jose, Costa Rica

San Jose
To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Jose trip builder.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle from Manuel Antonio National Park to San Jose in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. You will leave for Poas Volcano National Park on the 2nd (Mon).

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Poas Volcano National Park, Costa Rica

Poas Volcano National Park
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Traveling by car from San Jose to Poas Volcano National Park takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in January, and nighttime lows around 21°C. On the 2nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to La Fortuna de San Carlos.

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Poas Volcano
Poas Volcano

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La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica

La Fortuna de San Carlos
Set against the backdrop of the imposing Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna de San Carlos offers visitors a chance to explore diverse natural landscapes and sample some delicious local produce.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal) as well as La Fortuna Waterfall. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): admire the sheer force of La Fortuna Waterfall. Here are some ideas for day two: get impressive views of Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal).

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our La Fortuna de San Carlos travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Poas Volcano National Park to La Fortuna de San Carlos takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Cano Negro.

Things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal)
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Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal)
Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal)
Tabacon Hot Springs ©
Tabacon Hot Springs
La Fortuna Waterfall ©
La Fortuna Waterfall

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Cano Negro, Costa Rica

Cano Negro ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Catedral de Ciudad Quesada, Termales Agua hermosa and Bio Thermales Hot Springs. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): take in the natural beauty of Bio Thermales Hot Springs, enjoy some diversion at Termales Agua hermosa, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Ciudad Quesada.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Cano Negro trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from La Fortuna de San Carlos to Cano Negro takes 1.5 hours. In January in Cano Negro, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 21°C at night. You'll set off for Monteverde on the 6th (Fri).

Things to do in Cano Negro

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Bio Thermales Hot Springs, Termales Agua hermosa, Catedral de Ciudad Quesada
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Bio Thermales Hot Springs
Termales Agua hermosa ©
Termales Agua hermosa
Catedral de Ciudad Quesada ©
Catedral de Ciudad Quesada

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Monteverde, Costa Rica

Monteverde ©
Monteverde is all about natural attractions, not surprising for an eco-tourism hotspot known for its cloud forests and rich diversity of animal life.
For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Monteverde travel planner.

Traveling by car from Cano Negro to Monteverde takes 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Rincon de La Vieja.

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The Bat Jungle ©
The Bat Jungle

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Rincon de La Vieja, Costa Rica

Rincon de La Vieja ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): get outside with Waterfall in Liberia, Costa Rica and then contemplate the geological forces at Rincon de La Vieja National Park.

For maps and more tourist information, you can read our Rincon de La Vieja custom trip planner.

Traveling by car from Monteverde to Rincon de La Vieja takes 3 hours. January in Rincon de La Vieja sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 25°C at night. On the 9th (Mon), you're off toSan Jose.

Things to do in Rincon de La Vieja

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Rincon de La Vieja National Park
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Rincon de La Vieja National Park ©

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San Jose, Costa Rica

San Jose ©
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Drive from Rincon de La Vieja to San Jose in 6 hours. In January, San Jose is slightly colder than Rincon de La Vieja - with highs of 30°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Managua.

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National Museum (Museo Nacional)

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Managua, Nicaragua

Managua ©
Nicaragua's largest and capital city, Managua remains relatively unknown as a tourist destination, though it boasts a scenic location on the southwestern shore of the Xolotlan Lake.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): get a sense of history and politics at Museum National Palace of the Culture, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santiago of Managua Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Puerto Salvador Allende, and finally make a trip to Plaza de la Revolucion. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Mercado Roberto Huembes, make a trip to Loma de Tiscapa, then pause for some serene contemplation at Metropolitan Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Chocoyero-El Brujo Natural Reserve.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Managua itinerary planner.

Getting from San Jose to Managua by car takes about 13 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from San Jose, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Managua, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Managua

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Chocoyero-El Brujo Natural Reserve
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Chocoyero-El Brujo Natural Reserve ©
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Santiago of Managua Cathedral
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Puerto Salvador Allende

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Granada, Nicaragua

Granada ©
The lakeside city of Granada has the look and feel of a historically important economic and political center, with grand colonial architecture, a unified look, and many cultural attractions.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): see the interesting displays at ChocoMuseo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de La Merced, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Granada, then step off the mainland to explore Islets of Granada, and finally look for gifts at Soy Nica.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Granada itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Managua to Granada takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In January, daytime highs in Granada are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Lake Nicaragua.

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Iglesia de La Merced ©
Iglesia de La Merced
Islets of Granada ©
Islets of Granada
Soy Nica ©
Soy Nica

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Lake Nicaragua, Nicaragua

Lake Nicaragua
On the 14th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at San Ramon Waterfall.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Lake Nicaragua trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Granada to Lake Nicaragua in 2.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Lake Nicaragua can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. You'll set off for Masaya on the 16th (Mon).

Things to do in Lake Nicaragua

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San Ramon Waterfall
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Masaya, Nicaragua

Masaya
Quickly accessible from both Managua and Granada, culturally rich Masaya remains one of the best places to visit if you're looking to purchase authentic Nicaraguan handicrafts.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Masaya Crafts Market, get great views at Mirador de Catarina, then explore the activities along Laguna de Apoyo, and finally steep yourself in history at El Coyotepe Fortress.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Masaya trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lake Nicaragua to Masaya takes 3 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Lake Nicaragua in January since evenings lows in Masaya dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Somoto.

Things to do in Masaya

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Diriamba, Mirador de Catarina, Iglesia San Juan Bautista
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Laguna de Apoyo
Laguna de Apoyo
Masaya Crafts Market ©
Masaya Crafts Market
Mirador de Catarina ©
Mirador de Catarina

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Somoto, Nicaragua

Somoto
Somoto is a city and municipality located in the hills of northern Nicaragua, and capital of the department of Madriz. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): get outside with Somoto Extremo and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour. On the next day, get outside with Parque Central and then get outside with Cerro Mogoton (Highest Point in Nicaragua).

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Somoto travel itinerary creator.

You can drive from Masaya to Somoto in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Masaya in January, things will get slightly colder in Somoto: highs are around 27°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Leon.

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Ocotal
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Leon, Nicaragua

Leon ©
A cultured and storied city, Leon attracts guests from all over the world, drawn to the second city's style, thriving intellectual life, and liveliness.
On the 21st (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de la Asunción, then see the interesting displays at Museo de Arte Fundacion Ortiz-Gurdian, and then contemplate the geological forces at Volcan cerro negro.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Leon vacation planner.

You can drive from Somoto to Leon in 4 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Somoto in January, with highs in Leon at 39°C and lows at 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Copan.

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Volcan cerro negro ©
Volcan cerro negro
Museo de Arte Fundacion Ortiz-Gurdian ©
Catedral de la Asunción ©
Catedral de la Asunción

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Copan Ruinas, Honduras

Copan Ruinas ©
The colorful, cultural town of Copan boasts attractions old and new, manmade and natural.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Macaw Mountain Bird Park & Nature Reserve, then examine the collection at Museo Escolar Casa K'Inich, and then explore the ancient world of Copan Ruinas.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Copan trip builder.

You can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car from Leon to Copan in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. While traveling from Leon, expect colder days and slightly colder nights in Copan, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Tegucigalpa.

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Copan Ruinas ©
Copan Ruinas
Museo Escolar Casa K'Inich ©
Museo Escolar Casa K'Inich

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Tegucigalpa ©
Capital of Honduras, the 400-year-old city of Tegucigalpa boasts an impressive ensemble of colonial buildings flanking old stone streets, which lead to hillside parks and lively squares.
On the 23rd (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional La Tigra.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Tegucigalpa vacation trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and taxi from Copan to Tegucigalpa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi; or drive. When traveling from Copan in January, plan for somewhat warmer days in Tegucigalpa, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Guatemala City.

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Parque Nacional La Tigra ©
Parque Nacional La Tigra

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Guatemala City, Guatemala

Guatemala City ©
The largest city in Central America and the country's capital, Guatemala City contains historic sights and modern businesses.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): browse the exhibits of Palacio Nacional, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana, and then examine the collection at Museo Ixchel del Traje Indigena.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Guatemala City trip planner.

You can drive from Tegucigalpa to Guatemala City in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Tegucigalpa in January, plan for little chillier days in Guatemala City, with highs around 27°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Chichicastenango.

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Palacio Nacional ©
Palacio Nacional
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Museo Ixchel del Traje Indigena
Catedral Metropolitana ©
Catedral Metropolitana

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Chichicastenango, Guatemala

Chichicastenango
Sitting in a scenic spot among towering mountains, Chichicastenango has a large indigenous population and displays its cultural heritage in a burst of color when hosting its long-established market.
To find ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Chichicastenango itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Guatemala City to Chichicastenango takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Chichicastenango when traveling from Guatemala City in January, with lows around 5°C. On the 25th (Wed), you'll travel to Antigua.

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Antigua, Guatemala

Antigua ©
The former capital of Guatemala and a World Heritage Site, Antigua retains its colonial charm and remains one of the most visited destinations in the country.
On the 25th (Wed), examine the collection at ChocoMuseo, look for gifts at Uxibal, and then don't miss a visit to The Plaza Central Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): examine the collection at Casa Santo Domingo and then get impressive views of Volcán Pacaya.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Antigua vacation planner.

You can take a shuttle from Chichicastenango to Antigua in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or drive. Traveling from Chichicastenango in January, Antigua is a bit warmer at night with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a bus to Panajachel.

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Volcán Pacaya ©
Volcán Pacaya
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Casa Santo Domingo Museums
The Plaza Central Park ©
The Plaza Central Park

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Panajachel, Guatemala

Panajachel ©
A little town with a thriving tourism industry, Panajachel sits on the northern shore of scenic Atitlan Lake, one of Guatemala's major vacation destinations.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St Francis, then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then contemplate the geological forces at Lake Atitlan. On your second day here, admire the natural beauty at Hotel Atitlan Gardens and then get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Panajachel trip builder.

Traveling by bus from Antigua to Panajachel takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Antigua in January, Panajachel is slightly colder at night with lows of 5°C. On the 29th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Santiago Atitlan.

Things to do in Panajachel

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Lake Atitlan
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Lake Atitlan
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Hotel Atitlan Gardens
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Church of St Francis

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Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala

Santiago Atitlan
Santiago Atitlán is a municipality in the Sololá department of Guatemala. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Colonial church. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the geological forces at Volcan San Pedro, look for gifts at Casa Flor Ixcaco, and then explore and take pictures at Finca Xetuc.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Santiago Atitlan vacation planner.

You can drive from Panajachel to Santiago Atitlan in 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Santiago Atitlan can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Quirigua.

Things to do in Santiago Atitlan

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Volcan San Pedro, Casa Flor Ixcaco
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Volcan San Pedro
Volcan San Pedro
Colonial Church ©
Colonial Church
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Casa Flor Ixcaco

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Quirigua, Guatemala

Quirigua ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Quirigua travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Santiago Atitlan to Quirigua takes 6 hours. While traveling from Santiago Atitlan, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Quirigua, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 23°C. You'll set off for Flores on the 2nd (Thu).

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Flores, Guatemala

Flores ©
An island town, capital of the landlocked region of Peten, attractive Flores features pleasant architecture that complements the shimmering appearance of the surrounding lake.
When in Flores, make a side trip to see Cerro Biotope Cahui in El Remate, approximately 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Las Guacamayas Biological Station, head outdoors with Cuevas de Ak'tun Kan, don't miss a visit to Jorge's Rope Swing, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Petencito Zoo.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Flores custom trip planner.

You can drive from Quirigua to Flores in 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tikal National Park.

Things to do in Flores

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Side Trip

Cerro Biotope Cahui
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Petencito Zoo ©
Petencito Zoo
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Ruinas de Uaxactun
Cerro Biotope Cahui ©
Cerro Biotope Cahui

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Tikal National Park, Guatemala

Tikal National Park
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Traveling by car from Flores to Tikal National Park takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll set off for Caye Caulker on the 6th (Mon).

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Caye Caulker, Belize

At just under 8 km (5 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide, the limestone coral island of Caye Caulker offers a small but perfectly formed getaway 32 km (20 mi) offshore from Belize City.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour. Keep things going the next day: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Split, and then look for gifts at Osprey Silver Jewelry & Boutique.

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You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Tikal National Park to Caye Caulker in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, shuttle, and ferry. In February, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to San Pedro.

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The Split ©
The Split
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San Pedro, Belize

San Pedro ©
San Pedro evolved from small fishing village and now represents one of the most visited locations in Belize.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): look for gifts at 12 Belize and then see the vivid underwater world at Hol Chan Marine Reserve. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Shark Ray Alley, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then look for gifts at Belizean Breezes Soap Co. and More.

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San Pedro is just a stone's throw from Caye Caulker. In February, daily temperatures in San Pedro can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. On the 10th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Belize City.

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Shark Ray Alley
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve
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Belize Chocolate Company

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Belize City, Belize

Belize City ©
Belize's biggest urban center, Belize City is a culturally diverse seaside destination.
Xunantunich Mayan Site and Belize Botanic Gardens Tour has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Belize City is just a short distance from San Pedro. In February, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 25°C. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Belize City

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The Belize Zoo
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