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Flores: Itineraries & tips

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Rating

"Flores is a cute little town on an island in the middle of Lake Peten."theworldonmynecklace.com
"Flores is full of travel agencies having similar offers and any one of them can arrange a visit to Tikal."jackandjilltravel.com
"Flores is a charming colonial town located on an island on Lake Peten Itza."roadaffair.com
"Flores is overlooked as a destination in its own right."southeastasiabackpacker.com
"Flores is the perfect place to get to know the culture of one of the many ethnic groups that live in Indonesia (Indonesia itineraries)."myadventuresacrosstheworld.com
"Flores is one of the most aesthetically pleasing towns in Guatemala with brightly coloured buildings lining the city streets in blue, yellow, green and even pink."walkaboot.ca

North Guatemala

Floress location

Flores at a glance

Historic
Culture
Nature
Lake
Food
Beach
National Park
Very Touristic
Calm City
Cheap
Activity

12,000

Population

2-3 nights

Recommended

Average (3 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Flores

Airports:

Mundo Maya International Airport (FRS)

About Flores

Flores is a village (Guatemala) with a population of 11,984. It offers you the possibility to relax after a long city walk next to by a lake. In Flores you find many historic places. The nearest neighbour city is Huehuetenango. This village is located in north Guatemala.

Things to do

Juayuais best known for their weekend food fair known locally as feria gastronomica. ...

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Handicrafts Market

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Ataco has become the de facto place to stay for El Salvador (plan Salvador itineraries)ians when they visit the Ruta de las Flores. ...

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views over town

seen from most places in town

wooden ceilings

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Flores is a colorful little island in the middle of a lake. Flores doesn’t immediately appear on arrival as one of the top destina

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Top 5 things to do in Flores Guatemala?

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Eat & drink

To see Komodo dragons it doesn’t make a big difference except during the mating season, May to August, they are more active, walki

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Where to eat in Labuan Bajo?

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Flores is a man-made island in northern Guatemala that boasts vibrant colors, stunning scenery, and a tropical atmosphere. Now tha

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Want to make sure you find the cheapest way to see Tikal? If you want to visit Tikal Ruins in Guatemala and enjoy the experience t

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Worth to visit

Once you make it to this outermost point of Europe, you will be rewarded with some amazing opportunities for hiking, caving, scuba

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Yes! Visiting Flores was one of the highlights of my Indonesia backpacking trip. There’s just enough tourist infrastructure in pla

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General

There are some pretty shifty agencies and operators in Flores. It’s worth having a look at who to avoid online and in guide books,

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. and although Tikal was amazing to see and I’m so glad I went. If you are struggling for time or on the fence about going, here

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The road hits Aimere, a non-existent town famous for the production of Arak, a homemade type of alcohol distilled from palm or ric

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Itinerary

Before I started travelling I had these great visions of what it would entail. For years I had incredible travel experiences, but

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The most incredible, memorable, thrilling and eye-popping adventures in life happen when we least expect them. That much I’ve now

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This article describes our bicycle road trip itinerary in Flores Island, some added tips on how to travel Flores by bike or any ot

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bicycle road trip itinerary in Flores Island

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Costs

About 400 kilometres east of Bali, lies the unusual island of Flores, which is totally different from its neighbours, both ecologi

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Accommodation

Most of the accommodation fills up in advance with El Salvadorians along the Ruta de las Flores during the weekends. ...

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Once a quiet fishing town, the bustling Labuan Bajo is now the heart of the tourism scene and the perfect place to start or base y

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7 Best Hostels in Labuan Bajo

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. is the most popular hostel in Flores, and I enjoyed my time here as you can probably tell from this story. Although it has a pa

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