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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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Lake Atitlan and Villages from Antigua
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

Thank Travellover6128
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent four weeks studying Spanish and living with a host family at Lake Atitlan, and could have stayed longer!! The Lake is breathtaking, surrounded by volcanoes and mountains. There are kayak rentals, hiking excursions, amazing people, plenty of Spanish schools, great restaurants, history, a...More

Thank Kristin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake Atitlan is one scenic and magical place. The lake itself with all the volcanos and raw nature around are really beautiful. But make sure to visit some of the pueblos around the lake as well. We visited Santiago, San Pedro, San Juan, Santa Cruz,...More

Thank Pedro N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorites in Guatemala! The view of the volcano and the lake was awesome. There are a several small villages around the lake, I recommend to stay at one of them so you can get some real peace and quiet. A lot of...More

Thank Ting-Hsuan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Get on a boat out at Lake Atitlán. Wear your swimsuit. Go cliff jumping because it's there and when will you get another chance? Or not. You'll still have a great time. Swim in the beautiful, blue lake. Relax on the rocks. Explore the villages...More

Thank Mingee K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had planned to spend a day at the lake doing fun activities like kayaking and hiking along the Mayan trials and then coming back to Antigua. As we ran into multiple travelers in Guatemala who all said that we would be disappointed we didn't...More

Thank Ryan K
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

It was so nice to visit lake Atitlan and the small communities around it... To visit towns around the lake you'd need to take a boat... We visited San Juan, San Pedro and Santiago... From those 3 towns we liked San Juan the most, they...More

Thank Andres-PG
Reviewed 19 August 2017

It is like 3 hours bus travel to the port where you take the boat in the lake, on your way you will see a waterfall, and while getting near will have the views of the volcanoes. Then on the boat you will travel to...More

Thank Mexico_Nov_2013
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I've got really mixed feelings about Lake Atitlan. One one hand, it is a truly amazing, majestic experience that creates a feeling of awe. The views of the volcanoes are truly incredible and I took some amazing photographs. On the other hand, you have to...More

1  Thank Todd G
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Lago Atitlan is beautiful with plenty to see and do. We timed our visit for Friday markets and the one in Solola was the best. I wish we had more time so we could trek at least one volcano. Staying in Panajachel was OK, bit...More

Thank GoranWembley
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9 March 2017|
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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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