Guatemala has diversity unmatched by few regions in the world. The natural, historic, and cultural heritage can been seen throughout Guatemala. It is a region of the world that offers the perfect combination of natural beauties, stunning mountain landscapes, spectacular ancient Mayan temples and ruins, outdoor markets, rainforests, and rich and distinctive traditions of a living Mayan culture. It’s a country that offers so much to those willing to step off the beaten track for a little while.
Lake Atitlán located in Guatemala’s highlands is home to what the writer Aldous Huxley describes as “the most beautiful lake in the world. With the stunning green color of the surrounding mountains and volcanoes to the bright vibrant colors of the flowers growing from the sides of the surrounding cliffs, to the dozen traditional villages dotting the shores that have retain their Mayan character, the beauty of Lake Atitlan Guatemala will surely take your breath away.
For visitors to this unique and incredibly diverse land, taking a tour into the living culture of this fascinating ancient society is a way to see and experience the many facets of modern Mayan life.