Central America’s most populous country hasn’t been short of dramatic history. There’s a millennia of Mayan culture as well as the centuries under the Spanish empire. Lake Atitlan is one of the world’s most stunning lakes, with fascinating villages dotted around it, and Antigua is one of the world’s best preserved and beautiful colonial towns.
Hike up active Pacaya Volcano – private tour of colonial Antigua – helicopter flight over volcanoes to indigenous markets – dinner inside Uaxactun ruins – shaman ritual – private tour of Tikal ruins
You can build a home for a needy family in an impoverished village just outside of Antigua.