Off The Beaten Path Guatemala Excursion

About this tour

Escape Antigua with this day excursion to Lake Atitlan. Visit a Mayan village and kayak, hike, rock climb or cliff jump among beautiful Guatemalan nature.

Price: $129
Duration:1 day
Difficulty: Easy-Med
Ages: All ages


Travel to Lake Atitlan and choose your adventure options. We have high-impact activities for those who are physically active or low-impact activities for those who want to enjoy Lake Atitlan on their own terms. Families may mix and match. Kids can cliff jump and rock climb while parents watch and enjoy canyon views.

Choose from the following activities:

  • Kayaking
  • Hiking
  • Cliff jumping
  • Rock climbing

Plus one Mayan village tour:

  • Santa Cruz – a small village with no roads which feels very exotic. Explore hiking trails, kayak, rock climb or find hidden waterfalls.
  • Jaibalito – the smallest village around the lake where you can eat local dishes at the renowned restaurant Han’s Posada Jaibalito.
  • San Marcos – the heart of spirituality and environmentalism in Lake Atitlan. Visit the Nature Reserve and take a swim.
  • San Juan – an artisanal village of painters, weavers, medicinal plant healers, and the cleanest village on the lake. Visit galleries, see street art, and experience Mayan markets.

Groups can mix and match, with high-impact options for the more adventurous or low-impact for those who prefer to relax and soak in the beauty of Lake Atitlan.


Your day begins in Antigua at 5:30am with a hotel pick-up.
Travel for 2 hours by shuttle bus plus a short boat ride across the Lake.

There you will meet your adventure guide for the day and be briefed on the activities available for the day. Decide which you’ll do before arriving in Lake Atitlan. you will be transported by boat.

Begin your chosen adventure activity for the day from the many options available.

The group is able to split if different activities are desired. In the afternoon, visit one or more of the interesting Mayan villages surrounding Lake Atitlan, hike or climb, before returning back to Antigua.

Shuttle back to Antigua at 4pm.

What’s included

Return transportation from Antigua
All activities including hiking, climbing, kayaking, cliff jumping and village tours
Local guide
Meals and beverages

Additional information

Minimum 2 people per booking. 24 hour cancellation policy.

Interested in this tour?

This tour is available to book 24 hours in advance.


Per Person


Questions? Contact Us.

Need to book the tour with less than 24 hours notice? Not to worry, please contact us directly and we will do our best to accommodate you.