In the city Guatemala city it is possible to see ultramodern buildings, houses of a colonial era and ancient temples. The great city of a civilization of the Maya – Kaminalkhuyu once was in the place of the capital of Guatemala. Today its remains are hidden under constructions of the 20th century, but the part of the ancient city is kept as the park. Visit of the National museum of archeology and anthropology where objects of cultural and historical heritage of the Maya are stored will help to make rest in Guatemala even more saturated.
Antigua – the known tourist center, the colonial city museum. It is infinitely interesting to walk on its ancient streets and ruins of ancient monasteries. The city is surrounded by majestic mountain chains, terrible volcanoes, the picturesque rivers and valleys. Nearby there is a lake, largest in Central America, – Atitlan.
The main sights of Guatemala are connected with the Maya civilization. In the depth of the rainforest the Indian city of Tikal with numerous palaces, temples and high pyramids rises. Among ridges Chichikastenango – the ancient center of trade of the Maya which brings together hundreds of people on the biggest market in Central America also now lies. On the bank of the Pacific Ocean the city Santa-Lucia-Kotsumalguapa – the best place for acquaintance to culture of indigenous people of Guatemala was located. Quetzaltenango is famous for the hot springs, picturesque Livingston is interesting by fancy alloy of Guatemalan and Caribbean cultures, and Flores is attractive by mysterious caves and bewitching views of the lake of Lago-de-Peten-Ittsa.
Rest in Guatemala can be not only cultural, but also active – the country has wonderful conditions for occupations mountaineering, diving and rafting. It is possible to admire natural sights of Guatemala in 11 national parks with infinitely various flora and fauna. Volcanoes of Guatemala, the surprising woods and the purest lakes will forever leave a mark in your soul.
Hotels of Guatemala are unusually original. As a rule, they settle down in ancient mansions with an internal court yard and are famous for the atmosphere of homeliness. Hotels in the resorts of Guatemala are ready to offer all necessary conveniences, breakfasts with a buffet and a Spa procedure.
As you can see, it is enough to buy a tour to Guatemala – and before you the amazing country with original culture and the richest history will open. Resorts, excursion tours to Guatemala and natural beauty of this country will leave nobody indifferent.