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Hike Around Lake Atitlan
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US$ 155.00*
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Day Tour to Atitlan Lake from Guatemala City
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US$ 96.99*
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Lake Atitlán Sightseeing Cruise with Transport from Antigua
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  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“san pedro” (44 reviews)
“boat ride” (22 reviews)
“day trip” (18 reviews)
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1 - 10 of 326 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

if Panajacel is called Gringotenango, then places like San Marcos la Laguna or San Pedro la Laguna should be called Freakatenango... Except with some very few places in India, I never saw so many freaks on one place like in the villages around this lake....More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Avoid Panajachel and go to the small little towns around the lake. You can go to eco hotels, air b&b's, pensiones, regular hotels, etc. There are a lot of expensive traps for the tourist looking for the natural, eco, kind of environment. Do your research...More

Thank edgarwalls
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

love the lakes? come see the lake Atitlan, you will love the fresh air, the sight of the volcanoes, must see the Santander avenue.

Thank wasphy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It takes about 3 hr drive from Guatemala City to Lake Atitlan, the roads are not easy, but once you get there is truly gorgeous, there are restaurants in the area and places you can walk and get a souvenir.

Thank Sabgio5
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

We were only supposed to spend 3 nights here but extended our stay. Sooooo much to do and what a variety! Great food, awesome hikes, water activities, partying of all kinds, yoga, retreats and the views anywhere and everywhere you go are picture perfect. Plan...More

Thank Trevor B
Reviewed 15 November 2017

An absolutely spectacular lake, with 3 very large volcanoes. What more can you ask for? You can hire a boat for super cheap to take you around the lake. They will stop where ever you want. There aren't many beaches accessible in the main town,...More

Thank mrsdoos
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

One of the most majestic places I’ve been in Central America. I’d highly recommend to anyone. Take a boat ride and climb San Pedro if you make it out there. It is well worse the expense and effort, respectively.

Thank LydRaff
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Clean, beautiful, and peaceful. Surrounded by volcanoes, small villages, and some small (but really comfortable) resorts. Great photographic site.

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My favourite destination in Guatemala. The lake is surrounded by 3 volcanoes and you can choose different towns to stay which all have its own charme and attract different kind of people.

1  Thank Denis S
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved driving around this lake. Beautiful scenery, extremely picturesque. You can easily spend a whole day here if not longer. So plan accordingly. Avoid some of the more tourist towns and try and head to the quieter smaller places.

1  Thank Travellover6128
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Response from Bev D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can help with places to stay as we only did a day trip there.
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Response from alaskantravelnut | Reviewed this property |
Five days on the lake is a good amount of time. Panajachel is easily the biggest town. It has the most restaurants and shopping, but I enjoy staying in one of the smaller towns. The boats to and from the villages are very... More
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