On this two-week adventure through Central America we discover colonial towns in Nicaragua and El Salvador, explore bustling local markets in the Guatemalan highlands and search for wildlife in Costa Rica. Cruising along Lake Atitlan we visit local villages – home to the Tzutujil Maya people. We also explore the ancient site of Copan in Honduras, and uncover the rich history of the Maya kingdom.
Little Corn Island, Nicaragua by eliciaire. From the moment you arrive at the Little Corn Island dock on the open panga, you know the journey has been worth it. You’ve left behind the hustle and bustle of the mainland, or home, and arrived on one of the best kept secrets in the Caribbean, so much so that most Nicaraguans don’t even know anything about it!
ALCIÓN JOURNEY One of the most comprehensive group tours to Central America for 2013, this holiday visits Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala. Highlights of this 3 week overland escorted tour in Central America include the Mayan ruins of Copán, the Panama Canal, the archipelago of Bocas del Toro and Ometepe Island, as well as the colonial cities of Granada, León and Antigua.