Amanda Sweeney
Amanda Sweeney Product Manager
"Aside from Mexico, Guatemala is a huge draw for ancient culture as well as stunning scenery."
Guatemala

Best Time To Visit Guatemala

When to go

The best time to go to Guatemala is between December and May. Although the region is generally hot and humid all year round, Guatemala’s highlands can get very cold in winter, between October and March. 

When to go to Guatemala - Climate Chart


Getting there

There are no direct flights from the UK. Iberia flies from Madrid to Guatemala City; alternatively a number of US airlines fly to Guatemala via their hubs in the USA

Visas

British passport holders do not require visas to enter Guatemala, though if you fly via the US, the ESTA will be compulsory.

Health

There are no compulsory vaccinations required to enter Guatemala. Always consult your doctor at least six weeks before travel and refer to this useful NHS website for details of recommended vaccinations for travel to Guatemala.

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