Welcome to Zunil


Founded in 1529, Zunil is a typical Guatemalan highland town, where traditional indigenous agriculture is practiced with irrigation canals. Traditional extends to religious matters – the town is home to San Simón, a Mayan deity who it's possible to visit.


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$92.50 Outdoor Activities

Tour to Georgina Hot Springs from Quetzaltenango

It is by far the most relaxing place in Quetzaltenango; Enjoy the wonderful hot baths near Zunil.In addition to being a paradisiacal place to relax, it is to take into account that the thermal springs of Fuentes Georginas are also credited with healing powers. This is due to the fact that the waters coming from the volcano are sulfur-rich and, therefore, contain beneficial minerals for health. The water comes from a mountain, and you can enjoy this thermal springs in Quetzaltenango. We go for you to your Hotel and all you have to do is relax on this amazing place close to Quetzaltenango, among the mountains.

$148 Cultural & Theme Tours

Tour to native villages around quetzaltenango

Be part of the enriching native culture of Guatemala, live the colors, flavors and enjoy the customs of this beautiful cultural experience.On this tour, you will visit the native villages of Cantel, Almolonga and Zunil. Cantel is the home of a glass factory dependent on the time for its production. Almolonga and Zunil are two colorful native villages surrounded by mountains, ancestral traditions and fertile lands that you will have the opportunity to explore. After this interesting tour, you will find peace and tranquility in the beautiful thermal springs of Georgina's fountains, while enjoying a wonderful view of the forest. Come and know this beautiful villages arround Quetzaltenango and the different cultures arround mayan descents, cultures, colors, syncrestism also all in only one tour on this tour.

$166.50 Cultural & Theme Tours

Tour to native villages around Xela

Be part of the enriching native culture of Guatemala, live the colors, flavors and enjoy the customs of this beautiful cultural experience.On this tour, you will visit the native villages of Cantel, Almolonga and Zunil. Cantel is the home of a glass factory dependent on the time for its production. Almolonga and Zunil are two colorful native villages surrounded by mountains, ancestral traditions and fertile lands that you will have the opportunity to explore. After this interesting tour, you will find peace and tranquility in the beautiful thermal springs of Georgina's fountains, while enjoying a wonderful view of the forest. Enjoy of each place with the mayan descent people on their own town is a tour that really worth to be lived and be enjoyed this experience.

$60 Spa Tours

Fuentes Georginas Hot Springs from Quetzaltenango

The driver will pick you up from your hotel in Quetzaltenango and take you by shared van or car to Fuentes Georginas hot spring. You'll be impressed when see the steam floating and for sure you will soak you up in the pools.Visit these hot springs that emanate from the Zunil Volcano and which flow into the place known today as Fuentes Georginas, thermal sources discovered by two laborers from Zunil in the year 1902 and they changed it into communal bath, where people who lived around there or near the thermal baths took a bath when they considered it necessary.Take a relaxing bath, a little walk on its trails or just enjoy of nature at the Hot Springs Fuentes Georginas. The prettiest in Guatemala at 8 kilometers from Zunil where you also do a short visit.After this experience you go to Zunil and Almologna Village to See great culturals and Vegetable places around, getting a specific and general orientation of a local guide who leading you by this tour.