This adventure will take you from the sprawling beaches and dense jungles of the Nicoya Peninsula, through the colourful maze of pastel-coloured colonial relics of Antigua, to the tranquil lake-side towns of Lake Atitlán.
Start by absorbing the "Pure Vida" atmosphere of coastal Costa Rica, with day trips around the peninsula, a surf, and yoga class. Then, take a flight over to Guatemala. Get a taste of the vibrant cultural Mayan history with a walk through one of Central America's largest markets, and kayak and hike around a high-altitude lake. Add-on yoga packages, surf packages, and foodie walking tour.
Towns visited: (Costa Rica) Cabuya, Montezuma, Mal País & Santa Teresa; (Guatemala) Antigua & Lake Atitlán
DAY 1 | Airport transfer to Jungle Lodge from Tambor Airport. Unpack, relax + Welcome drink + Orientation
DAY 2 | Montezuma Waterfall Hike & lagoon Swim + Free time to explore the chilled out town of Montezuma.
DAY 3 | Explore Isla de Cabuya (Cemetery Island) + Visit a local jam & coconut oil maker + free time + sunset in Mal Pais
DAY 4 | Morning yoga class + Florida Falls & Churro Falls hike + Santa Teresa for sunset + surprise night out (spoiler: you'll love it.)
DAY 5 | Beer & butterflies + Free time + Reggae Night, Montezuma
DAY 6 | Free day! Opt to go Zip Lining, Chill at the Beach, Visit a Local Town, take a surf class.
DAY 7 | Transfer to the airport and take a flight to Guatemala.
DAY 8 | Arrive in Guatemala + Transfer to Antigua + Orientation (you may have more girls adding to your group today. Say hey!)
DAY 9 | Free time to explore Antigua. Opt to climb Pacaya Volcano, make chocolate or take a foodie walking tour.
DAY 10 | Free morning to explore + Transfer to Lake Atitlán + Relax
DAY 11 | Kayak tour of Lake Atitlán + Hike
DAY 12 | Day trip to vibrant Chichicastenango Market + Sundown Lakeside yoga.
DAY 13 | Free day to explore! Your group leader will be available to help you with any organizing you need for today.
DAY 14 | Departure Day. Transfer to Antigua or Guatemala City Airport
----Important itinerary details
13 Breakfasts | 6 Lunches | 8 Dinners
1) Tambor (TMU) >San Jose (SJO)
2) San Jose (SJO) > Guatemala City (GUA)
⇹ All airport transfers
⇹ Waterfall hikes + local day trips around Nicoya Peninsula (see itinerary for details)
⇹ Group Yoga + surf class
⇹ Tour the wildlife rescue centre on-site our jungle lodge
⇹ Explore the tranquil Lake Atitlan on a guided hike + kayak day trip
⇹ Day trip to one of Central America's largest local markets in Chichcastenango ("ChiChi market")
⇹ Sunrise yoga practice on the dock
⇹ Transport in private + public vehicles
⇹ Free time to explore
4-CLASS YOGA: Start the day the right way, salute the sun each morning while gazing out over the jungle + ocean on the open-air yoga deck. In total you will have 5 classes (including the 1 included class). Learn more about our yoga package. (+$60 USD/$90 CAD)
2-CLASS SURF: Whether your are a beginner or practiced surfer, these classes are open to everyone who wants to embrace the pura vida lifestyle. In total, you will get 3 surf lessons (including the 1 included class). Learn more about our surf package. (+$120 USD/$160 CAD)
SURF + YOGA PACKAGE: Book both and save $10. This is an incredible combo that will help you experience this trip to the fullest (and we promise that you'll have abs by the end.) (+$170 USD/ $240 CAD)
Foodie Walking Tour in Antigua - A walking city tour combined with the opportunity to eat five different traditional Guatemalan dishes and snacks; this tour is for those who want to combine a historic city tour with eating. Experience the best street food Antigua has to offer by visiting street carts, a famous candy store, and many small family run secret diners. Come hungry! (+ $50 USD/$65 CAD)
Jungle lodge, Cabuya (6 nights)
Chic Hostel, Antigua (3 nights)
Lake lodge, Lake Atitlán (4 nights)
Multi-share dorms and private, multi-share rooms are available to book. The Costa Rican jungle lodge dorms are simple with shared bathrooms, and fans; the upgraded bungalows have private washrooms and A/C with satellite television. Our hostel accommodations in Antigua will be shared-private dorm beds (2 nights), with an awesome in-house cafe and lounge space. Our mountain-side lodge in Atitlàn will have the option of dorm beds, or double-share rooms (4 nights), and offer massage services and yoga classes. Breakfast and towels are is included. To request a single room contact email@example.com for availability and pricing.
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