Tranvía de los Altos
This pseudo-streetcar does various circuits of the city, complete with knowledgeable commentary (in Spanish) and cheesy sound effects....
The Municipalidad (Town Hall), at the northeastern end of the park, was rebuilt after the 1902 earthquake in the grandiose neoclassical...
Parque Centro América
Most of Xela's sights crowd in and around the broad central plaza, known as the Parque Centro América. The original version, designed by...
Run by a group of alternatively minded indigenous women, the Boutique is a pocket of boho culture behind the Town Hall. Here browsing...
Lonely Planet review
The once-crumbling cathedral has been rebuilt in recent decades. The facade of the colonial building has been preserved, and a modern church built behind it.