We are more than happy to welcome you with open arms

Volunteers from around the world come with a variety of skills.  At Maya Pedal you will find interesting people and stimulating work. While longer stays are preferred, a short visit can be quite helpful. Please contact us to discuss your skills and abilities and current needs and opportunities.

  • Cost for volunteers is $ 3.50 daily to cover wifi, utilities, bedding.
  • To apply volunteer pricing you must commit to 15 days of volunteering.
  • Cost for visitors is $ 7.00 per day.  Does not include meals.
  • For group arrangements please contact us via email.

Bicycle tourists staying with us via Warmshowers are entitled to one night free of space tent, warm shower, kitchen use, wifi and bike tools use. After first night tent space is $ 2.50 nightly or for a bed/room refer to information above.



While drop-ins are welcome, if available, we prefer advance notice. If you are planning on volunteering we require advanced notice and that you fill out the application below. We will respond as soon as possible and will find a place for you at Maya Pedal.

Maya Pedal gives you the opportunity to learn about the incredible bicycle machines of Guatemala. It will open your eyes to a new type of creativity and a greater appreciation of the bicycle.

Maya Pedal has bicycle stands, tools, new and used parts to help you with your repairs. We charge $ 5 per hour to use the bike shop with someone to assist you. Additional parts are charged after.

The city of Itzapa is an authentic working city, located about 17 km from Antigua, but a world apart. The horses outnumber the trucks and the people are incredibly friendly.

Our volunteers

Please fill out the following form to obtain your information and be able to make the necessary preparations to receive it at Maya Pedal for your volunteer work.

Volunteer form

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