I'd appreciate any help, advice or comments you can provide on our general itinerary. My 18yo son and I travel frequently, really move around, and try to cover as much as we can. So here goes. . .
Day 1-2 Arrive, Head to Antigua, hike to Volcan Pacaya
Day 3 Drive to Lake Atitlan (any thoughts on which village to base), possibly Santa Cruz to San Marcos hike, explore few villages (suggestions?)
Day 4-5 Drive to Quetzaltenago, hit Las Fuentes Georginas, then onto Huehuetenango (anything else to do in area/) Day 6-7 Drive to Coban - Limited Time/Lots of Possibilities (in no particular order) : Candelaria Caves, Semuc Champey, Whitewater rafting (middle Cahabón), Caves of K‘an ba, Lanquin National Park ,Biotopo del Quetzal, Santa Margarita Coffee Tour, Vivero Verapaz, La Grutas Rey Marcos
Day 8-9 Drive to Lake Izabel - Possibilities: Las Siete Altares, Castillo San Felipe, Finca El Paraiso, Aguas Caliente, Manatee Reserve, Boqueron Canyon Day 10 Fly to Flores (anything to do in Flores?) Day 11 Tikal Day 12 Return to Guate, General Site, late afternoon flight to US
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