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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.

$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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