8 days in Guatemala City Itinerary

8 days in Guatemala City Itinerary

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Guatemala City
— 7 nights

Guatemala City

Guatemala City ©
The largest city in Central America and the country's capital, Guatemala City contains historic sights and modern businesses.
Get out of town with these interesting Guatemala City side-trips: Antigua (Volcán Pacaya, Casa Popenoe, &more). There's lots more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at La Aurora Zoo, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, contemplate the geological forces at Volcan de Fuego, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral Metropolitana.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Guatemala City online tour itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from South Africa, the closest major aiport is La Aurora Airport. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Guatemala City

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Antigua, San Antonio Palopo
Highlights from your plan
La Aurora Zoo ©
La Aurora Zoo
Volcán Pacaya ©
Volcán Pacaya
Palacio Nacional ©
Palacio Nacional