However, during the months of December and January in the highlands it can sometimes be cold, even during the day. In the hotter, more humid lowland regions you will be more comfortable in light cotton clothing.
Even in some luxury hotels there won’t be a TV in the room; so bringing a book is a good idea.
Remember that you’re on vacation, so don’t bring your work, – your family will appreciate it!
However for health reasons, closed shoes are more suitable for areas such as markets where the ground may be dirty.
High heels aren’t very practical anywhere in Guatemala.
Slippers or thongs are useful for hotel rooms to avoid walking directly on carpets or on cold tiled floors.
Back to the top Check which costs are already included in your tour package and be aware of which payments you will still need to make following arrival.You can also just buy a SIM card of any of the mentioned providers and put it in your phone, but make sure you phone is not blocked to be used only with a specific card and provider, and that it uses the frequencies mentioned above.However, if you prefer to use your roaming, let your main contact know you are travelling abroad.Calls to your country of origin or any other country besides Guatemala must precede the code for international long distance (00) country code the number to be reached.Text messages to a mobile phone in Guatemala must precede the code for international long distance (00) country code (502) 8-digit number in Guatemala.It’s best to avoid wearing clothing that might make you stand out, such as revealing clothing – for example very short skirts or shorts for women, or open shirts for men.