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We need some advise on our proposed itinerary for an early May trip to Guatemala. My sister, daughter(20), and I are planning a spur of the moment trip to Guatemala. We are planning on 12 days but could flex one way or the other. Here is what we are thinking.
1. Fly into Gua. city, flight arrives in the morning so we are thinking of going straight to Tikal for two nights.
2. From there we want to go to the eastern lowland area, we got a killer deal on acommadations at a resort in Puerto Barrios. We are going to stay in that area and take day trips for 6 or 7 nights.
3. Head back to Antigua and Lake Atitlan for 2 or 3 nights. Home from there.
Is this too ambitious, and what is the transportation from Tikal to Eastern coast like?

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