Central America Highlights - Small Group Tour
Guatemala-Honduras- El Salvador-Nicaragua-Costa Rica -Panama
The best of Central America all in one fabulous adventure. Starting in colourful Guatemala, Antigua is the colonial centre of the New World. Lake Atitlan and its three volcanoes are truly breathtaking. There is the option to include a side trip to Tikal.
We travel across into Honduras to visit the World Heritage site of Copan. Then into El Salvador,a beautiful country of vivid colours , old colonial towns and warm friendly people .
Nicaragua, a land of extraordinary landscapes of volcanoes and lakes mixed with the colonial gems of Leon and Granada .
Costa Rica gives us beautiful National Parks, wildlife refuges and distinct local cultures . Besides the engineering miracle of the Panama Canal, Panama has some outstanding natural beauty in the north of the country through Bocas del Toro and Boquete.
Optional pre extension toTikal or pre/post extension to Cuba
3 - 4 star hotels all rooms with private facilities, all transfers, Tours accompanied by our local english speaking guides in each place, all applicable entrance fees. Meals as indicated B= Breakfast Included, L = Lunch Included, D = Dinner , Latin Link Tour Manager
Tips & gratuities to local guides drivers, restaurant staff ( suggest allow US$150), items of a personal nature, meals not included
Please allow yourself USD $30-40 per day for extra food and drinks – this is probably on the high side but best to be safe than sorry – you can always use what's left for the next trip!
Visas are not required for any of these countries for NZ Passport holders
ALL MONEY MUST BE IN US DOLLARS It is advisable to bring most of your money in US Dollars cash including some small US notes. Cash is much easier to change and gets much better rates. Bank Travel Cards and credit cards are feasible in the main centres .
Travel Insurance - is compulsory. We can offer a competitive premium - please enquire.
Approximate Exchange Rates:
Guatemala Quetzal 7=US$1, Honduras Lempira 22=US1,El Salvador use US$, Nicaragua Cordoba 28=US$1,
Costa Rica Colon 535 = US$1, Panama Balboa 1 =US$1
More info in your Pre-Departure Booklet – Available once confirmation of your place is made