El Mirador is a lost Mayan city in the jungles of Peten, Guatemala. Visiting is a highlight for many, but should you go, and can you do it without a tour? Find out inside.
Indonesia is a land of volcanoes, many of which can be climbed – find out the Top 4 Volcano Hikes in Indonesia without a tour & how to avoid the entrance fees.
Indian Nose has so many unanswered questions regarding hiking without a tour that we almost agreed to take one! We are glad we didn’t, and want to help you witness the amazing sunrise without a guide for Q10 too.
Hiking to San Juan Atitan without a tour from Todos Santos Cuchumatan is an all-day affair. Luckily, our hotel owner decided to join us through the lush valleys, and lead the way to another town with awesome traditional clothing. Coming?
Finca el Paraiso, the hot spring waterfall, is a must do when in Rio Dulce Town. Find out how to get there, secret spots, and how to avoid the entrance fee!
The Nebaj to Acul self-guided hike is a great one to give DIY Travel a try. It is easy, short, and gets you into nature. Are you ready to get started?
San Miguel, Guatemala is an easy day trip from Flores. Find out how to visit the lookout tower to get a panoramic view of Flores and Peten Itza Lake.
Learn about the royal mystery of the Last Shan Prince & his Austrian wife in the relaxed town of Hsipaw, before heading off on an easy trek around the surrounding villages & countryside.
La Ventosa is the base town for hiking to La Torre, but also offers an interesting glimpse of rural life in the Guatemala Highlands. Take the time to explore the area before returning to Todos Santos Cuchumatan.
La Torre is a straightforward hike to Central America’s highest non-volcanic peak at 3,837 meters above sea level. Save your money and hike La Torre for free without a guide. We’ll show you how.