Trip idea in Mexico

The Essentials Mexico-Guatemala


from £1,930 pp

(ex international flights)


20 days

This trip makes for a spectacular adventure: traverse across two distinct countries, from the vibrant city of Mexico to the almost untouched landscapes of Guatemala. Highlights include: ➣ Enjoy the city of Mérida coming to life at night with couples dancing in the main square ➣ Indulge in the world renowned cuisine of Oaxaca ➣ Be captured by the natural beauty of Lake Atitlán, Guatemala ➣ Shop for textiles, high quality crafts and local sweets in San Cristobal ➣ Lose yourself in the Mayan history of Tikal Whether it's the bustling market places, quiet colonial cobbled streets, tranquil oceans or emerald jungles that captivate you, you'll experience the best each country has to offer. You'll be staying in boutique hotels and experience warm hospitality throughout.

We will tailor this trip to you. Change anything - from excursions to accommodation to places visited.

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Mexico City

Day 1 - Mexico City

  • Shared transfer from Mexico City Airport to Hotel
Mexico City

Day 2 - Mexico City

  • Teotihuacan, Basilica and 3 Culturas - Private excursion
Mexico City

Day 3 - Mexico City

  • Tour of Mexico City: with Anthropology Museum - Shared

Day 4 - Oaxaca

  • Transfer from hotel to Mexico City Bus Terminal
  • Bus from Mexico City to Oaxaca
  • Transfer from Oaxaca Bus Terminal to Hotel

Day 5 - Oaxaca

  • Monte Alban, Cuilapan, Arrazola & Coyotepec

Day 6 - Oaxaca

  • City tour of Oaxaca - Shared
  • Transfer from Hotel to Oaxaca Bus Terminal
  • Bus from Oaxaca to Tuxtla Gutierrez, Nightbus
San Cristobal de las Casas

Day 7 - San Cristobal de las Casas

  • Shared transfer from Tuxtla Gutierrez Bus Station to San Cristobal via Sumidero
  • Leisure day in San Cristobal
San Cristobal de las Casas

Day 8 - San Cristobal de las Casas

  • Visit Chamula and Zinacantan - Shared
  • Leisure afternoon in San Cristobal de las Casas

Day 9 - Panajachel

  • Shared transfer from San Cristobal to Panajachel
Lake Atitlan, Panajachel

Day 10 - Lake Atitlan, Panajachel

  • Lake Atitlan - Shared
  • Afternoon at leisure in Panajachel

Day 11 - Antigua

  • Shared transfer from Panajachel to Antigua
  • Half day Cultural City Tour of Antigua - Shared
  • Afternoon at leisure in Antigua

Day 12 - Flores

  • Transfer from Antigua Hotel to Guatemala City Airpot
  • Flight from Guatemala (GUA) to Flores (FRS)
  • Shared transfer from Flores Airport to Hotel

Day 13 - Flores

  • Discover Tikal National Park

Day 14 - Palenque

  • Shared transfer from Flores to Palenque

Day 15 - Palenque

  • Palenque Ruins, Agua Azul and Misol-Ha - Shared excursion

Day 16 - Merida

  • Overnight bus from Palenque to Merida
  • Transfer from Merida Bus Terminal to hotel

Day 17 - Merida

  • Leisure day in Merida
Chichen Itza, Playa Del Carmen

Day 18 - Chichen Itza, Playa Del Carmen

  • Shared transfer from Merida to Playa del Carmen via Chichen Itza
  • Guided tour of Chichen Itza
Playa Del Carmen

Day 19 - Playa Del Carmen

  • Leisure day in Playa del Carmen

Day 20

  • Transfer from Playa del Carmen to Cancun Airport