Permaculture Experience

Starting in the cobblestoned streets of Antigua, our 10-day cultural tour of Guatemala will give you the opportunity to discover more about chocolate production, jade carving, or candle making, as well as full immersion permaculture course besides the majestic blue beauty of Lake Atitlan.



Highlights

  • Visit La Antigua Guatemala, UNESCO heritage city and explore it with a variety of workshops to get hands on.
  • Gain a well-rounded and dynamic understanding of Permaculture - a tool for designing new ecological culture and sustainability, considering the whole of the earth in all of its strategies.
  • You will be empowered with the specific skills and techniques necessary to enact change back in your own environment.

Itinerary

             
Day 1: Private transportation will be waiting for you at the airport and will bring your group comfortably and safely to the old Spanish colonial capital of Antigua Guatemala. Check into The Good Hotel for the evening and your home for the next two days. Take the afternoon to wander through Antigua’s historical cobblestones, admire the volcanic backdrops, and architecture. This evening enjoy a fine dining experience in one of Antigua’s beautiful colonial homes. Antigua
Day 2: Breakfast begins with “El Típico”, to our global palate, the most complete breakfast on earth. Meet your private guide for a walking tour about Antigua Guatemala’s history, politics, restoration efforts and stories of centuries past. Enjoy the afternoon on a workshop of your choice. Antigua
Day 3: Enjoy a delicious Guatemalan coffee and breakfast with views of the volcano. Today you will travel with your group and private guide to National Geographic’s most beautiful lake in the world, Lake Atitlán. En route have lunch and visit Guatemala’s biggest and most colorful market, Chichicastenango. Arrive to the Lake Atitlán and take a boat across to Tzununá, check into Atitlan Organics Permaculture Farm. Lake Atitlán
Day 4: Immersive Permaculture Course and experiences Lake Atitlán
Day 5: Immersive Permaculture Course and experiences Lake Atitlán
Day 6: Immersive Permaculture Course and experiences Lake Atitlán
Day 7: Immersive Permaculture Course and experiences Lake Atitlán
Day 8: Immersive Permaculture Course and experiences Lake Atitlán
Day 9: Enjoy your farm to table healthy and delicious breakfast. Take the boat across Lake Atitlán and private transportation to take you to Antigua Guatemala. Settle into The Good Hotel Antigua and walk over to Hotel Casa Santo Domingo for a massage. Relax after your travels and get ready for a farewell dinner in Antigua Guatemala. Antigua
Day 10: After breakfast, private transportation will deliver you safely and on time for your return flight from Guatemala City International Airport. This Permaculture Guatemala Experience is one for the books.

VIP Upgrades

  • VIP Upgrades include accommodations from our special selection of Boutique Hotels.


Included

  • Accommodation as mentioned
  • All breakfasts
  • Tours as mentioned: bilingual guide, lunch, entrance fees, transport
  • Transport in minibus
  • Transport in boat to/from Permaculture farm
  • Permaculture course includes: three meals a day, plus snacks, coffee and tea, 6 nights shared lodging at the Bambu Guest House, facilitation, field trip and excursions, course material, note packs, and other electronic information.
  • Local taxes
  • Assistance in country

Not included

  • International flight tickets
  • Visas
  • Airport taxes
  • Border fees
  • Meals not specified
  • Alcoholic beverages or additional beverages with meals
  • Tips and gratuities for drivers and guides
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses

Price

Customized itineraries starting at $2,060 per person, contact us for further information and learn about our VIP experience options.

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