Exploring The Sorrento Peninsula
Combine leisurely walks on the Sorrento Peninsula and in the Lattari Mountains and enjoy visits to the myriad of local world class sites.
With the likes of ancient Mayan sites, rainforests and volcanoes to explore, a walking holiday to Guatemala will never be dull. Guatemala is a Central American country located south of Mexico. Shaped by volcanoes, it offers spectacular and varied landscapes, as well as a wealth of history and culture.
Visit Antigua City with our guides; founded in 1542, this historical city is in the south of the country and is surrounded by volcanoes, which make for a striking and inspiring backdrop. Take in the colourful Spanish colonial buildings and marvel at the stunning architecture of baroque La Merced church.
For a truly unique walking holiday, explore one of the youngest volcanoes in Guatemala, Pacaya, which remains active after more than 23,000 years. Take a boat ride on Lake Atitlán to visit a Mayan village; there, you will be able to get a true taste of Mayan life on a guided tour. Learn about local beliefs and traditions as you stroll through the village with your guide.
The capital of Guatemala City is home to both the National Palace of Culture and the National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, giving visitors the means to soak up the cultural and historical significance of Guatemala.
A journey through the varied landscapes and rich Mayan history of Central America.
Full and half day walks at a moderate pace over hilly terrain.
Most of these holidays have an element of sightseeing as well.
Half day walks will probably involve about 3 hours of walking, with full day walks having around 5 hours. Expect ascents and descents of up to 600m.