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$125 Tours & Sightseeing

Lake Atitlan and San Antonio Palopo Including a Tuk Tuk Ride

You will departure from the city of La Antigua. Afterwards there will be stop in Tecpan Guatemala for coffee or breakfast. You will continue for an extra hour and then stop at the top of the mountain for you first close view of the Lake Atitlán. After arriving to Panajachel, a boat will take you to San Antonio Palopo. You will visit a small cooperative of textile where a guide will explain how the textiles are made. You will have the chance of dressing up like a local.The last stop in San Antonio Palopo will be a visit to a small catholic church with the best view of the lake. Then you will move on to Santiago Atitlan. You will ride a Tuk Tuk from the docks to the church. You will visit the catholic church built in 1547 and talked about the history of the Tzutuhiles. Then time for lunch (own expense) and coming back to the boat visiting different handicraft stores around the area. Return to Panajachel to take a car back to Antigua.

$240 Day Trips & Excursions

Antigua to Lake Atitlan Motorcycle Adventure

ItineraryDay 1: To The Lake We GoStop At: Iximche, Panajachel, Lake Atitlan, Solola Department, Western HighlandsOur first stop is about an hour away where we visit the ancient ruins of IXIMCHE. We will enter this park and walk through the ruins for about an hour. We will walk around the archeological park and ruins to see one of the ancient cities of the Mayans. After here we will stop for either a coffee or lunch stop depending on the riders likeDuration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Restaurante Chichoy ChirijuyúAfter the ruins of Iximche we will stop at this place to either grab a coffee or early lunch before heading down to the lake. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Selina AtitlanOnce we get into panajachel we go to our hotel to check in and relax for a while. The only activity planned is a ride to the local towns nearby of Santa Catarina Palopo and San Antonio Palopo. We will get back before dark or around 5 pm and dinner and the rest of the night is on you.Duration: 1 dayStop At: Santa Catarina Palopo Church, Santa Catarina Palopo, Lake Atitlan, Solola Department, Western HighlandsWe visit to local towns during our afternoon excusions, These visits are mostly to sightsee, see day to day lives of the locals, they also sell many local hand made productsDuration: 1 hourStop At: San Antonio Palopo, Lake Atitlan, Solola Department, Western HighlandsJust another of the locals towns we drive to for sightseeing, see some of the locals culture and goods made by the locals. This is also a good time to try local foods if choose toDuration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: overnight at Selina AtitlanDay 2: Boat ride to San Pedro, and back to Antigua on Motos Stop At: Centro de Informacion Turistico - Agencia de Viaje Guatemala Sur MesureWe take a boat ride from panajachel to san pedro la laguna for a bit of sightseeing on that side of the lake. we will spend a few hours on that side before going back to panajachel getting on our bikes back to antigua by noon Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Selina AtitlanAfter our boat ride we head back to our hotel to either grab lunch or we can grab lunch on the ride back home and we head out back to antigua for our 3 hours ride Duration: 1 hourNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$120 Transfers & Ground Transport

GROUND TRANSFER GUATEMALA CITY TO PANAJACHEL, LAKE ATITLAN

The distance between Guatemala City and Lake Atitlan is 140kms and road time might take from 3 to 3:30hrs, this will depend on traffic or maintenance on the highway. In order to have a more pleasant drive, we highly recommend (when doable) to book your shuttle between 9am to 2pm. Along the road there are several good restaurants with small handicraft exhibits, ideal to stop for some minutes, stretch legs, drink good coffee, use facilities or do a little shopping if you´re interested in local products. Before we get to our destination, we do a final stop at the beautiful lake viewpoint.If you book a hotel at one of the little villages across the lake, don´t forget to ask in which dock our driver has to drop you off. By land we can only get to the following towns: Panajachel, San Antonio Palopo and Santa Catarina Palopo

$130 Transfers & Ground Transport

DAY VISIT TO LAKE ATITLAN FROM ANTIGUA

The distance between Antigua Guatemala and Lake Atitlan is 110kms (69 miles) and road time might take from 2:30 to 3hrs, this will depend on traffic or maintenance on the highway. In order to have a more pleasant drive, we highly recommend to departure from Antigua at 6amAlong the road there are several good restaurants with small handicraft exhibits, ideal to stop for some minutes, stretch legs, drink good coffee, have a quick breakfast, use facilities or do a little shopping if you´re interested in local products. Before we get to our destination, it is recommended to do a final stop at the beautiful lake viewpoint to take some pictures.By land we can only get to the following towns: Panajachel, San Antonio Palopo and Santa Catarina Palopo. The program for the day is the following:6:00am – Hotel Pick up in Antigua Guatemala7:15am – Quick stop to Chichoy Restaurant to use facilities, get coffee or have breakfast8:45am – Quick stop at lake´s viewpoint9:00am – Arrival to Panajachel and free time4:00pm – Transfer back to Antigua (meeting point discussed with the driver)7:00pm – Arrival at Antigua Guatemala

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