Guatemala is a small country in Central America. Once there was one of the centers of the Maya civilization, so a huge number of antiquities and monuments have been preserved on the territory of the country, attracting tourists from all over the world. People also come here to see active volcanoes, tropical forests, authentic Indian villages, beaches and shopping – all this can be easily found in Guatemala. The best time to visit the country is from November to May, when the weather is most favorable for tourism. In Guatemala, you should definitely use sunscreens, as well as use only purified or boiled water.
Those wishing to visit Mayan archaeological sites should include places such as Kirigua, Flores, Yashha, Seibal and Ishimche in their itinerary. Tourists who, among other attractions, appreciate natural objects most of all, will like the volcanoes of Pacaya, Akeitnango, Agua and Fuego, Lakes Atitlan and Peten Itza, Quetzal and Tikal parks. In memory of visiting this colorful country, you can bring jade products, hand-woven garments and household items or antiques. Tourists should not forget that at fairs in Guatemala it is customary to bargain to bring down the price.