18 days in Maryland & Guatemala Itinerary

18 days in Maryland & Guatemala Itinerary

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Ocean City, United States
— 1 night
Drive
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Baltimore, United States
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sharpsburg, United States
— 2 nights
Drive
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Cumberland, United States
— 3 nights
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Drive to Washington Dulles International Airport, Fly to La Aurora Airport, Drive to Panajachel
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Panajachel, Guatemala
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lanquin, Guatemala
— 1 night
Drive
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Tikal National Park, Guatemala
— 1 night
Shuttle to Flores, Fly to Guatemala City
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Guatemala City, Guatemala
— 4 nights
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Ocean City, United States

The White Marlin Capital of the World

One of the country's favorite vacation resorts, Ocean City draws nearly 8 million visitors annually with its oceanfront boardwalk, clean beaches, and amusement parks.
On the 28th (Wed), visit Ocean City Chamber of Commerce, take in the waterfront at Ocean City Boardwalk, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean City Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a dose of the wild on Ayers Creek Adventures, stop by A Little Bit Sheepish, then admire the majestic nature at Assateague State Park, and finally tee off at Eagle's Landing Golf Course.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ocean City route builder app.

Washington DC to Ocean City is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in October, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Baltimore.

Things to do in Ocean City

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

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Ocean City Boardwalk ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Ocean City Boardwalk
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Baltimore, United States

City of Firsts

A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Kids will enjoy National Aquarium and The Baltimore Basilica. Get out of town with these interesting Baltimore side-trips: Big Escape Rooms (in Silver Spring) and U.S. Naval Academy (in Annapolis). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine, admire the masterpieces at The Walters Art Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Alphonsus Church, and relax in the rural setting at Weber's Cider Mill Farm.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Baltimore road trip tool.

Getting from Ocean City to Baltimore by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Baltimore are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Sharpsburg.

Things to do in Baltimore

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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National Aquarium ©
Aquarium
National Aquarium
4.2
Big Escape Rooms ©
Room Escape Game
Big Escape Rooms
4.8

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Sharpsburg, United States

Sharpsburg is a town in Washington County, Maryland, United States, located approximately 13mi south of Hagerstown. On the 2nd (Mon), take in the history at Antietam National Battlefield. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at Frog Eye Farm, then make a trip to Burnside's Bridge, and then immerse yourself in nature at Washington Monument State Park.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Sharpsburg trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Baltimore to Sharpsburg in 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Sharpsburg when traveling from Baltimore in November, with lows around 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Cumberland.

Things to do in Sharpsburg

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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Cumberland, United States

Cumberland, officially the City of Cumberland, is a western gateway city and seat of Allegany County, Maryland, United States and the primary city of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Gordon-Roberts House and then stroll through Great Allegheny Passage. Keep things going the next day: immerse yourself in nature at New Germany State Park, then immerse yourself in nature at Swallow Falls State Park, and then explore the activities along Deep Creek Lake State Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Cumberland trip itinerary app.

Drive from Sharpsburg to Cumberland in 1.5 hours. In November in Cumberland, expect temperatures between 54°F during the day and 34°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Panajachel.

Things to do in Cumberland

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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2
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Panajachel, Guatemala

A little town with a thriving tourism industry, Panajachel sits on the northern shore of scenic Atitlan Lake, one of Guatemala's major vacation destinations.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): glide peacefully along the water with guateSUP, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Atitlan, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Hotel Atitlan Gardens. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Reserva Natural Atitlán, then make a trip to San Antonio Palopo, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Catarina Palopo Church.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Panajachel trip itinerary planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Cumberland to Panajachel. The time zone difference when traveling from Cumberland to Panajachel is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Cumberland in November, you will find days in Panajachel are somewhat warmer (74°F), and nights are warmer (59°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lanquin.

Things to do in Panajachel

Parks · Wildlife · Adventure · Outdoors

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Lake Atitlan ©
Water Body
Lake Atitlan
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Reserva Natural Atitlán ©
Wildlife Area
Reserva Natural Atitlán
4.5
guateSUP ©
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
guateSUP
5.0

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Lanquin, Guatemala

San Agustín Lanquín, often referred to simply as Lanquín, is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Alta Verapaz. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Monumento Natural Semuc Champey and then get outside with Aventura Grande.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lanquin driving holiday planner.

Getting from Panajachel to Lanquin by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Panajachel in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Lanquin: highs are around 88°F and lows about 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tikal National Park.

Things to do in Lanquin

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Aventura Grande ©
Outdoor Activity
Aventura Grande
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1
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Tikal National Park, Guatemala

Take a trip to Tikal National Park and discover an ancient city in the thick tropical jungle.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tikal.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tikal National Park trip itinerary site.

Getting from Lanquin to Tikal National Park by car takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Guatemala City.

Things to do in Tikal National Park

Historic Sites
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Tikal ©
Must see
Tikal
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Guatemala City, Guatemala

Guate

The largest city in Central America and the country's capital, Guatemala City contains historic sights and modern businesses.
Kids will enjoy La Aurora Zoo and Mundo Petapa Irtra. Get out of town with these interesting Guatemala City side-trips: Antigua (Casa Santo Domingo Museums, Volcán Pacaya, &more). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Palacio Nacional, learn more about the world around you at Museo Popol Vuh, take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral Metropolitana, and don't miss a visit to Iglesia Santo domingo.

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Getting from Tikal National Park to Guatemala City by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in November, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Guatemala City

Museums · Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

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La Aurora Zoo ©
Must see
La Aurora Zoo
4.6
Volcán Pacaya ©
Volcano
Volcán Pacaya
4.4
Old Town Outfitters ©
Off-Road Tour
Old Town Outfitters
4.6

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