Shopping

Arts & Crafts in Panajachel

Oxlajuj B'atz'

Supporting an NGO for the empowerment of indigenous women, this fair-trade shop features beautiful naturally dyed rugs, handbags, hand-woven goods and beaded jewelry. Pick up a bar of locally-made chocolate while yo…
Books in Panajachel

Libros del Lago

Refreshingly good stock of books in English and Spanish on Guatemala, the Maya and Mesoamerica, plus maps and Latin American literature in English.
Arts & Crafts in Panajachel

Comerciales de Artesanías Típicas Tinamit Maya

Be sure to browse the many stalls of this extensive handicrafts market, which has an impressive variety of bags, clothing, blankets, belts and hammocks. More booths line up along the beach end of Calle Santander.
Shopping Center in Panajachel

Centro Comercial El Dorado

This small shopping center by the main junction contains cafes and a nightclub, as well as a variety of everyday stores.