Destination guide

Take in the natural beauty of Escuintla

Enjoy the museums and other features of Escuintla. This city is well-known for its wildlife and shopping. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Escuintla

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Escuintla is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Volcan de Agua (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Volcan de Fuego (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Volcan de Pacaya (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Acatenango (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Central Park (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Escuintla

The nearest airport is in Guatemala City (GUA-La Aurora Intl.), located 27.1 mi (43.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Escuintla, GT?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 33 vacation rentals near Escuintla. From 29 Houses to 2 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Escuintla for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Escuintla?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Escuintla. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Port of San Jose: 32 vacation rentals
  • Puerto San Jose Beach: 40 vacation rentals
  • Puerto Quetzal: 33 vacation rentals
  • Iztapa: 34 vacation rentals
  • Volcan de Pacaya: 268 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Escuintla! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Escuintla?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Escuintla:

  • Port of San Jose: 32 rentals
  • Puerto Quetzal: 33 rentals
  • Iztapa: 34 rentals
  • Colonia Santa Marta: 20 rentals
  • Antigua Guatemala: 205 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Escuintla?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Escuintla. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Puerto San Jose Beach: 40 rentals
  • Volcan de Pacaya: 268 rentals
  • Paseo Cayala: 261 rentals
  • Atitlan Volcano: 96 rentals
  • Volcan de Agua: 258 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Escuintla listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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