Guatemala City La Aurora International Airport (GUA)

Guatemala City’s combination of spectacular mountain landscapes, top entertainment hubs and traditional colonial architecture offer an ideal setting for experiencing everything from renowned golf courses and world-class shopping to pre-Hispanic Mayan sites and rich nature reserves. Located about 45 minutes west of Guatemala City, Antigua is a lovely colonial town that draws tourists from all over the world. It’s famous for vibrant culture, colonial relics and a magnificent setting. This charming, cobblestoned town is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Discover Two Exotic And Diverse Diverse Cities

In Guatemala City, you'll find the best selection of restaurants, hotels, nightlife, shopping and museums. For good eats, there are numerous places to try, with one-of-a-kind dishes, such as smoked-chicken tortellini or steak in soy and espresso sauce.

You’ll find most of the activities you’re looking for outside Guatemala City. There's so much adventure, it's hard to know where to start. Mountain biking is popular, and with a local guide, you can pedal through rural back roads and between villages. Zip line through the wonders of the lush, Guatemalan jungle for an unforgettable experience. Go on a hike from temple to temple, and spot toucans, parrots and monkeys. Guatemala is also well known for its indigenous culture, which is full of color, traditions, language, rituals and customs.

Don’t miss the awe-inspiring step pyramids of Tikal, one of the largest and most impressive Mayan ceremonial sites. Tikal is part of the Maya Biosphere Reserve, which is considered one of the biologically richest nature reserves in the world, and home to jaguars, pumas, spider monkeys, howler monkeys and a wide variety of birds.

Antigua is a must-see, where beautifully restored, pastel plazas and markets are overflowing with activity. This global hotspot is the perfect vantage point for exploring the surrounding indigenous communities, coffee plantations and volcanoes. Take time to enjoy a local mariachi band, while munching on delicious food, such as taquitos, tortilla soup, burritos and tacos.

Plan Your Getaway

With Delta Vacations, you can bundle and book your airfare with your choice of moderate to upscale hotels that will make your getaway to Guatemala City and Antigua magical.

Round-trip transfers from the airport to your hotel are included with your Delta Vacations package. It will take about 15 minutes to travel between the airport and your hotel in Guatemala City, and about 45 minutes between the airport and your hotel in Antigua. We also offer exciting tours you can add to you package, such as a half-day city tour or full-day Mayan ruins tour.