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Cheap flights to Guatemala

Reasons To Visit Guatemala

Guatemala is a fairly small country in Central America offering a range of possibilities across its diverse landscape which offers everything from colorful jungles to quiet beaches overlooking the Pacific. If you fancy a relaxing holiday consider heading down to the Pacific Highlands or staying along the Caribbean Coast where you can find many stunning beaches and resorts. Those looking for a more adventurous journey can take an expedition up to the north of the country into the Peten region where you can find many ancient Mayan sites and thick jungle terrain. You must also explore the capital Guatemala City which is home to many beautiful old buildings and plenty of interesting museums and art galleries, while there are also plenty of things to do for families traveling with kids such as a visit to the local Aurora Zoo.

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Arriving In Guatemala

The main airport serving Guatemala is La Aurora International Airport situated just 6 km from Guatemala City. If you are looking to book flights from the UAE to Guatemala, and there are no airlines currently providing any direct flights from the UAE. However, La Aurora International Airport has a number of connections to airports which handle direct flights from the UAE, so you can make the journey with only one transfer.

When your flight has touched down in Guatemala you can easily find a taxi just outside of the airport, although there are also local buses available for those on a tight budget. The airport itself is housed within a single terminal complex and offers only a limited range of amenities, although you can still benefit from duty-free shopping and enjoy Wi-Fi during your stay.

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Guatemala Travel Information

There are many nationals including those from the UAE who will be able to travel to Guatemala visa free for up to 90 days. In Guatemala there is a wet season which begins in May and continues through until October, while the hottest time of year is between March and May which sees average highs of 27 degrees. In Guatemala the currency utilized is the Guatemalan quetzal, while the country is a significant 10 hours behind the UAE.

* This information is correct as of December 2017

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