Festivals – All Saints Day (Giant Kites Festival)
Sumpango is one of the two towns in Guatemala where “All Saints Day” is celebrated with a very different festival: A Giant Kite Festival on Nov 1st.
Festivals – Santo Tomás Day in Chichicastenango
December 21st is the celebration of “Santo Tomás”, the Saint Patron of Chichicastenango. The town celebrates during the whole week with folkloric dances, processions, ceremonies and different cultural activities.
Nature and Mayan Legacy
In depth interaction with the indigenous Maya. Adventure into the country’s “different Caribbean” and learn about the Garifuna culture. Explore 4 World Heritage Sites. Immerse into indigenous regions. Learn about the importance of caves on Mayan Cosmovision.
Archaeology and Ecology in Guatemala
Explore 2 UNESCO Heritage Sites. Hike an impressive active volcano. Immerse into the indigenous market of Chichicastenango. Take a boat trip on Lake Atitlan. Learn about the importance of caves in Mayan Cosmovision.