San Martin Itinerary

DayLocationMeals
1Fly from the US to Guatemala City-Antigua. On arrival in Guatemala City transfer from the airport to Antigua. Afternoon at leisure in Antigua. Overnight in Antigua.(-/-/-)
2Antigua. Morning walking tour of Antigua. Afternoon project briefing. Overnight in Antigua.(B/-/-)
3Antigua – San Martin Jilotepeque.  Early morning drive from Antigua to San Martin where we will work for the next week. After a project briefing we will begin working in the clinic. Overnight in guesthouse in San Martin.(B/L/D)
4 – 5San Martin Jilotepeque. Working in the clinic. Overnight at guesthouse in San Martin.(B/L/D)
6San Martin Jilotepeque. Working in the clinic. Overnight at guesthouse in San Martin.(B/L/D)
7 San Martin Jilotepeque. Working in the clinic.   Overnight at guesthouse in San Martin.(B/L/D)
8San Martin Jilotepeque – Antigua. Work in clinic. Late afternoon return to Antigua. Overnight in Antigua.(B/L/-)
9Antigua. Enjoy a tour of a coffee plantation or a zipline tour this morning. Return to Antigua in the early afternoon. The balance of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Antigua.(B/-/-)
10 Antigua-Guatemala City. Early morning departure from Antigua to the airport in  Guatemala City in time to catch your flight back home.

 

Project Cost The cost for participation in this project is $1,680 per person, based on double occupancy (the single room supplement cost is $220). The fee includes: 3 meals a day while working in the clinic, breakfast only in Antigua; basic guesthouse accommodation while working in the clinic and 5-star hotels in Antigua; all internal overland transportation within Guatemala; all transfers; and sightseeing as listed in the project.

Options to itinerary You may come and volunteer in the clinic only, without sightseeing in Antigua. The cost for participation in the clinic only is $1,280 per person, based on double occupancy (call for single room rate). The fee includes: Two nights’ hotel accommodation in Antigua (one at the beginning and one at the end of the clinic), guesthouse accommodations in San Martín for 5 nights/6 days; 3 meals per day in the clinic and breakfast only in Antigua; daily transportation to/from the clinic site; arrival and departure airport transfers and transfers to/from Antigua to San Martín.

*Global Dental can help arrange your international airfare. Round trip flights from the US to Guatemala range from $600 – $900.

GDR is a 501(c)3 charitable organization. A percentage of the cost is tax deductible.

2017 – 2018 Trip Dates
July 28 – August 6, 2017
July 20 – 29, 2018
July 27 – August 5, 2018
August 3 – 12, 2018

Printable Guatemala San Martin Itinerary


Antigua- Ciudad Vieja Itinerary

DayLocationMeals
1Fly from the US to Guatemala City-Antigua. On arrival in Guatemala City transfer from the airport to Antigua. Afternoon at leisure in Antigua. Overnight in Antigua.(-/-/-)
2Antigua. Morning walking tour of Antigua. Afternoon project briefing. Overnight in Antigua.(B/-/-)
3Antigua – Ciudad Vieja.  The clinic in the nearby town of Ciudad Vieja starts today. Full day working in the clinic. Return to Antigua in the late afternoon. Overnight in Antigua.(B/L/-)
4Ciudad Vieja. Working in the clinic. Return to Antigua in the late afternoon. Overnight in Antigua.(B/L/-)
5Ciudad Vieja. Morning sightseeing tour of Ciudad Vieja and the schools that we serve in the community. Afternoon working in the clinic. Return to Antigua in the late afternoon. Overnight in Antigua. (B/L/-)
6Ciudad Vieja. Working in the clinic. Return to Antigua in the late afternoon. Overnight in Antigua.(B/L/-)
7 Ciudad Vieja. Working in the clinic. Return to Antigua in the late afternoon. Evening farewell dinner. Overnight in Antigua.(B/L/D)
8Antigua – Lake Atitlan. Morning working in the clinic. Departure this afternoon for Lake Atitlan (3hr drive). Take a short boat ride on the lake to your lodge. Overnight in an eco-lodge on the lake.(B/L/D)
9 Lake Atitlan. Enjoy a full day to rest; go kayaking; swim in the lake and take in the natural wonder of your surroundings. Overnight in eco-lodge on Lake Atitlan.(B/-/D)
10 Lake Atitlan – Guatemala City. Early morning departure from Lake Atitlan to the airport in Guatemala City in time to catch your flight back home. Note: volunteers cannot book flights leaving before 12 PM today

 

Project CostThe cost for participation in this project is $1,980 per person, based on double occupancy (there is no single supplement available for this trip due to the historic, boutique style of the hotels we will be staying in). The fee includes: 2 meals a day while working in the clinic, the farewell dinner, and breakfast only on sightseeing days; 4-star accommodations in Antigua for 7 nights; 2 nights’ accommodation in a beautiful 4-star eco-lodge on Lake Atitlan; all internal overland transportation within Guatemala; all transfers; and sightseeing as listed in the project.

Options to itinerary You may come and volunteer in the clinic only, without sightseeing in Antigua and Lake Atitlan. The cost for participation in the clinic only is $1,580 per person, based on double occupancy (no single supplement available). The fee includes: Seven nights’ hotel accommodation in Antigua; 2 meals per day in the clinic and the farewell dinner; daily transportation to/from the clinic site; and arrival and departure airport transfers.

*Global Dental can help arrange your international airfare. Round trip flights from the US to Guatemala range from $600 – $900.

GDR is a 501(c)3 charitable organization. A percentage of the cost is tax deductible.

2018 Trip Dates
March 2 – 11, 2018
March 9 – 18, 2018
May 25 – June 3, 2018
June 1 – 10, 2018

Printable Guatemala Antigua Itinerary