Guatemala WORLD CLASS TOURIST DESTINATION
The Guatemala that we know today is the product of three millennia of history, which left in our territory an impressive culture, enriched with traditions and customs that offer to the world the most wonderful and unforgettable experiences.
The Mayan culture left splendid architectural and artistic constructions that are ancient and lasting, this culture took place a thousand years before Christ. The cultural wealth, both ancient and current in the country, are evident wherever the visitor goes.
Today, visitors take pleasure on seeing Mayan cities such as El Mirador, Tikal or Yaxhá; Antigua Guatemala, third largest city in Spanish America; also, from natural beauties such as the lakes of Atitlan, Petén Itzá and Izabal; as well as 40 volcanoes and unique beaches because of the black color of the sand.
It has unmatched and beautiful colonial constructions, churches, convents and palaces, as well as trendiness and globalization of the 21st century world.
Millions of tourists prefer Guatemala, because it is an incomparable destination. In 2017, two million, one hundred nineteen thousand, four hundred fifty-seven (2,119,457) foreigners visited the country, 11% more than in 2016.
All geographical regions register an increase in the number of tourists arriving in the country.
Guatemala has become a tourist destination with a very diversified offer and remains at the forefront in trends and demands, such as medical, wellness and gastronomy tourism. The services are top notch, where quality and customer service are key attributes.
The Guatemala that we see today is the product of three millennia of history that has left in our territory a fertile footprint to show to future generations.