Sunday, Day 1, Arrival – Antigua (Unguided)
Guests are met & transferred to Antigua (1hr). Upon arrival at the hotel guests will meet their yoga instructor. Guests will enjoy a “healthy” dinner at their hotel. Panza Verde 3N
Monday, Day 2, Yoga & Architecture & History Tour (B,D) (Guide HD)
In the morning guests will enjoy a yoga session. The content can be designed to fit with individual needs. In the afternoon guests will take a half day walking tour of Antigua (3-4hr). The tour takes in the main square, Palace, Cathedral, La Merced Church & San Francisco Church. All entrances are included. Guests will enjoy a healthy dinner at their hotel.
Tuesday, Day 3, Yoga & Textile Tour (Guide HD) (B,D)
In the morning guests will enjoy a yoga session. The content can be designed to fit with individual needs. In the afternoon guests will be met by our Textile Expert for a half day tour of Antigua to learn about the famous Guatemalan Textiles – weaving techniques, natural dyes, symbolism – and to see the back strap loom method of weaving ongoing in Maya homes. Healthy dinner at the hotel.
Wednesday, Day 4, Yoga & Iximche (Guide HD) (B,D)
In the morning guests will enjoy a yoga session. The content can be designed to fit with individual needs. After their yoga session guests will be transferred to Lake Atitlan. On the way they will stop at the Maya site Iximche where they will be part of a shaman ceremony. After the ceremony guests continue on to their hotel at Lake Atitlan. Guests will do a evening yoga session before they enjoy dinner. Casa Palopo 3N
Thursday, Day 5, Yoga, Chichi market & Maya presentation (Guide FD) (B,L,D)
In the morning guests will enjoy a yoga session before they will be transferred approx. 1hr to the famous market at Chichi. Time for shopping in this fabulous craft market and an opportunity to see Maya rituals being performed in the Catholic Church. Guests will enjoy lunch in Chichicastenango before they will transferred back to their hotel where there will be another yoga session. In the evening guests will enjoy a Maya specialist presentation. Dinner at the hotel.
Friday, Day 6, Yoga, Lake Tour (San Juan, Santiago) (B,L,D) (Guide FD)
After the morning yoga session guests will take a scenic boat ride across Lake Atitlan (30min) to the village of San Juan La Laguna where they will visit the women’s textile cooperative to see hand weaving and natural dye process. Guests will have lunch in a local restaurant. Guests can visit the studios / homes of the celebrated naïf painters. From here guests continue to the village of Santiago where they will visit another textile cooperation. After the tour guests will be transferred back to their hotel where they will enjoy an evening session of yoga and dinner.
Saturday, Day 7, Transfer out (B)
Guests are met at their hotel by their driver for the private transfer to Guatemala City (1 hr) in plenty of time for their international departure or will be transferred to Copan for their extension.