Destination Management Company (DMC) Guatemala

Incoming Agency Quimbaya Latin America

If your passionate about the ancient Maya civilisation, majestic mountains, folklore and colourful markets - Guatemala will thrill you! Its Maya heritage is everywhere and lures you into the most remote corners of the country. Discover the ancient mysteries that have formed this fascinating and immensely beautiful destination! Here you will be wowed by many things: The Atitlan lake, a deep blue crater lake of volcanic origin and probably the most beautiful in the whole world, majestic volcanos, picturesque colonial cities such as Antigua... Not often known as a beach destination, Guatemala nonetheless has Pacific and Caribbean coasts so you can even enjoy a wonderful beach holiday. Think about combining this destination with Mexico!

Our partner DMC Guatemala, Quimbaya Latin America, opened their first incoming office in Bogotá in 1987 so they are one of our most established incoming agencies/DMCs. The name conjures up images of the sun, wilderness and ancient cultures - indeed, Quimbaya was named after an ancient tribe that lived in the pre-Colombian coffee regions and is known for its detailed gold smith works. You can feel the passion for detail at Quimbaya Latin America too, who look to their customer's every need with their expert teams on spot. Boasting over 30 years of experience in 11 countries in Central and South America you can rely on true expertise, even multi-destination programs are easily managed! Quimbaya is your point of contact for 11 destinations - your one-stop solution!

Quimbaya Incoming Services Rouge e1477077326811

http://www.quimbaya-tours.com/

 

Your contact person for Quimbaya Latin America
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Jill Garrelts 
Tel. +49 6104 7804843
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Currency

Quetzal (GTQ); Currency converter

Time

CET -7

Arrival

from Central Europe approx. 13h by plane

The weather in Guatemala City

Guatemala

The old capital La Antigua Guatemala was capital of the Spanish colony from 1543-1773 and has been part of the UNESCO world heritage since 1979 - the baroque colonial architecture is very beautiful! In the surrounding area, one can find active volcanoes that can be seen from afar. High up in the north of the country lies Tikal, an ancient city of the Maya. The most important Mayan city in the 3rd up until the 9th century boasts an impressive temple, and this is one of the best researched Mayan cities with more than 3,000 buildings. Not all of the areas outside the complex have been reaearched thoroughly, and it is estimated that around 10,000 buildings are still to be found there, houses for people as many as 200,000! Right in the middle of the volcanic area, nestled between the volcanoes Tolimán, Atitlán and San Pedro lies lake Atitlán, since 1955 a nature park with plenty of fish that came into existence through the eruption of a volcano.