Why Visit Guatemala?
Guatemala, nestled in Central America, is celebrated for its stunning landscapes, ancient Mayan ruins, and rich indigenous culture. The country’s capital is Guatemala City, while Antigua Guatemala is renowned for its well-preserved colonial architecture.
Guatemala’s landscapes encompass towering volcanoes like Volcán Acatenango, lush rainforests, and serene lakes, including Lake Atitlán. Its history is marked by the grandeur of the ancient Mayan civilization, Spanish colonization, and a turbulent period of civil conflict. Guatemala is renowned for its colorful markets, traditional textiles, and the grandeur of Tikal, one of the most impressive Mayan archaeological sites.