Adventure through Guatemala and genuinely connect with the locals while working alongside them to strengthen their communities. You will experience their culture and traditions first hand — not as an outsider, but as a friend.
Apply today for this 9-day adventure that will change your life.
Incredible Food, art, history and people. You will experience it, not just see it! We will cover it all as we travel through Guatemala for 9 days.
The last 3 days of the trip will be spent adventuring through the jungle. We will swim in hot waterfalls, explore Mayan caves and spend a day on a Caribbean island!
Adventure in the Jungle
Create Sustainable Impact
Your impact from this trip will last long into the future. We focus on sustainable methods of giving through education & clean water. You're going to change lives!
Hotels, Meals, In-Country Transportation, Activities, Service Project, etc are all included. We will help you book your flight to get the best rate!
Everything is Included
Quick Reasons To Go
What People Are Saying
Explore the beautiful Antigua, a small city surrounded by volcanoes in southern Guatemala. It’s renowned for its Spanish colonial buildings, many of them restored following a 1773 earthquake that ended Antigua’s 200-year reign as Guatemala’s colonial capital.
Dive Into The Culture!
Antigua - 2.5 Days
Learn about the Mayan culture. Converse with the locals. Learn about the history. Taste the goods of Guatemala. Stroll through town and it's food market and much more in Antigua.
Create Sustainable Impact!
Chiquimula is in the highlands of the Sierra Madre and is characterized by
a collage of steep mountains, old growth forests, deep ravines, soaring volcanoes, beautiful valleys, and wide open plains.
Chiquimula - 3.5 Days
Help those in need! We work directly with locals of the rural municipality of San Jacinto, Chiquimula. We focus our attention on empowering the people in the underserved community through increased access to clean water, education, and health services.
Projects consist of:
- Renovating Schools
- Renovating Health Centers
- Installing Plumbing & Water Tanks
- Much more!
Make Friends with the Community
The children, parents, & fellow volunteers - making friends with them, hands down is the best part.
Receive many opportunities to play in a pick-up soccer game, feast & drink with friends, hop in the back of a truck and adventure throughout a whole new world.
One of the many soccer games with the kids!
Check out this clip of the team working in the villages!
Adventure in the Jungle!
Spend the final three days of the trip adventuring on the Rio Dulce, an incredible river that meanders through the jungle and hosts many adventures!
Rio Dulce - 3 Days
Swim in the hot waterfalls, explore the hidden caves, boat across the Rio Dulce into the Caribbean Sea, relax on the beach, snorkel off the Belize Caye's islands, and more!
The hotel we will be staying at, Finca Tatin, is deep in the jungle and only accessible by boat. Here you can enjoy the opportunity to kayak on the Rio Dulce, hike throughout the jungle and relax in a hammock on the dock soaking up foreign sounds of the Guatemalan jungle.
On one of our last days, we will take a boat from our hotel in the jungle out to a group of private islands in the Caribbean! Where we will spend the day snorkeling at incredible coral reefs and relaxing on the white sandy beaches.
Trip dates are first-come-first-served.
Over 15 trip dates to choose from starting
April thru December of 2019.
2019 Trip Dates
See what members from a previous trip had to say about their experience...
If you apply & get accepted, we guarantee it will change your life.
It only takes $250 deposit to reserve your spot
Buy Now & Pay Later!
Get an additional six months to pay for the trip, interest-free!
Apply now to learn more!
Pretty much everything in-country!
+ Hotels (9 Nights)
+ All Meals (26)
+ Private Transportation
+ Local Guides + Translator
+ All Adventures (Cave Exploring, Hot Water Falls, Antigua Tour, Private Caribbean Island Day, more)
+ Service Project (Materials & Employee Labor)
*Please note we do require travel insurance to go on the trip. AND We will help you find flights at the best possible rate!*
Will You Join Us?
We have limited spots available, don't miss out on this life-changing opportunity!
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Are there payment options?
Yes! The last thing we want to hold you back from this opportunity is payment. We can work with you to find a custom payment plan that fits your budget. Payment is due 1 month before the trip. If you need more time we have partnered with PayPal credit for financing. Through PayPal Credit you can get 6-months no payment/interest free financing. You can learn more here.
What about flights?
Flights are not included in the price. BUT we will help you find you a great flight at the best possible price. For the trip, you will fly into Guatemala City (GUA). We recommend using Google flights or KAYAK.com to check flights from your city.
Where is the money going?
Most of your money goes towards, lodging, food, transportation, guides, and activities. A portion also goes directly towards the service project you will be working on and then administration costs to keep us in business so we can continue to work with awesome people like you to help make an impact in the world.
Who else is going?
On your trip will be an awesome group (20 people max) of likeminded people who want to adventure and make the world a better place just like you. You will create friendships that will last a lifetime.
What is Vivid Roots?
Vivid Roots is a company started by 4 best friends who aim to inspire the people to live life to the fullest and help those in need along the way. We take people on Impact Adventure trips and sell gear online to help increase access to clean water, health and education.