8 days in Guatemala City & Retalhuleu Itinerary

8 days in Guatemala City & Retalhuleu Itinerary

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Guatemala City
— 6 nights
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Retalhuleu
— 1 night

6
nights
Guatemala City

Guatemala City ©
The largest city in Central America and the country's capital, Guatemala City contains historic sights and modern businesses.
Bring the kids along to La Aurora Zoo and Mundo Petapa Irtra. There's still lots to do: explore the galleries of Palacio Nacional, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana, explore the engaging exhibits at Museo de los Ninos de Guatemala, and get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Guatemala City trip itinerary builder website.

Antigua to Guatemala City is an approximately 1-hour shuttle ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can drive to Retalhuleu.

Things to do in Guatemala City

Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

San Antonio Palopo
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La Aurora Zoo ©
La Aurora Zoo
Mundo Petapa Irtra ©
Mundo Petapa Irtra
Palacio Nacional ©
Palacio Nacional

1
night
Retalhuleu

Retalhuleu ©
The city of Retalhuleu is in south-western Guatemala. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): enjoy some diversion at Dino Park, then get in on the family fun at Xetulul Theme Park, and then cool off at Xocomil.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Retalhuleu online trip maker.

Drive from Guatemala City to Retalhuleu in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Guatemala City in July, with highs in Retalhuleu at 38°C and lows at 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Retalhuleu

Theme Parks · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Dino Park
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Xetulul Theme Park ©
Xetulul Theme Park
Dino Park ©
Dino Park

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