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Guatemala Trip Planner & Country Guide Overview

Guatemala Trip Planner & Country Overview

Pre-Columbian Mayan culture remains manifest in Guatemala, perhaps represented best in the country's famous markets, where artisans sell brightly-hued handicrafts, textiles and incense. Derelict temple cities appear like optical illusions amidst volcanic jungles. Be the master of your own adventure with this Trip Planner for Guatemala.

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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - Do I need a Passport to go to Guatemala
PASSPORT
Probably

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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - Do I need a Visa to go to Guatemala
VISA
Probably Not

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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - Do I need Vaccinations to go to Guatemala
VACCINATIONS
Malaria & Typhoid

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GO, SEE, DO
CITIES


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SIGHTS


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ACTIVITIES


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GOOD TO KNOW
Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What languages do they speak in Guatemala
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE


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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What money use trip to Guatemala
CURRENCY
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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - International Airports in Guatemala
MAJOR AIRPORTS
Guatemalan Quetzal

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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What is weather like for trip to Guatemala
CLIMATE
La Aurora International Airport, Guatemala City

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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - When is best time go for trip to Guatemala
WHEN TO GO
Tropical with cooler highlands

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TECH ACCESS
Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What outlets and plug adaptor do I need for trip to Guatemala
OUTLETS
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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What is wifi access is available for trip to Guatemala
WIFI & MOBILE
120V 60Hz A, B

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ADVICE FROM LOCALS

Wifi & Mobile Access


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It's polite to say hello to everyone you pass & speak softly.


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If a taxi driver doesn't have a meter, agree on a price before the ride.


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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - Do they tip in Guatemala
TIPPING
Always ask before you take photos of locals. It is customary to then tip them Q5-10.

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GET AROUND


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WILDLIFE


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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What are the best festivals and events for trip to Guatemala
FESTIVALS & EVENTS
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GET TO KNOW...
Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What is the major religion in Guatemala
RELIGION


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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What are the major indigenous cultures in Guatemala
CULTURES
Syncretic Roman Catholic

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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What type of Government does Guatemala have
GOVERNMENT
Mayan, Amerindian, Spanish, Garifuna, Ladino, K'iche, Kaqchikel, Mam, Q'eqchi

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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What history do I need to know for trip to Guatemala
HISTORY
Presidential Republic

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CUISINE TO TRY
EAT


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DRINK


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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What is the calling code for Guatemala
CALLING CODE
Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What should I pack for trip to Guatemala
WHAT TO PACK
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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What are the best souvenirs for trip to Guatemala
SHOPPING
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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - Health tips I need to know for trip to Guatemala/?k=gt
HEALTH


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SAFETY
Zika Virus Warning

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TRADITIONAL DRESS


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Guatemala Trip Planner Country Guide - What is the time zone for trip to Guatemala/?k=gt
TIME
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Central Standard Time (CST)