Lake Atitlan Full-Day Tour from Guatemala City

Cruise across the lake to the towns of Santiago Atitlán and Panajachel and enjoy a combination of scenic beauty and a relaxed atmosphere as you are immerse yourself in Mayan culture.

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The experience

- Visit the most wonderful lake in America, Lake Atitlan
- Enjoy the magnificent view of volcanoes, mountains and surrounding Mayan villages
- Learn about Santiago Atitlán and its famous Mayan Saint "Maximon"
✓ - Immerse yourself with native Mayan People and capture amazing colors from the local market

Full Trip Description

6:00am - Leave from Guatemala City to Panajachel, Lake Atitlan. Enjoy panoramic views, colorful mountain villages. En route you will stop in Antigua to collect other travelers, then continue for 2.5hrs to Lake Atitlan.

Upon arrival to Lake Atitlan, you will be met by our fun and professional guide in Panajachel and then take a public boat to cross Lake Atitlan and visit Santiago Atitlan, here you will enjoy the vibrant colors and local flavor of this village. The tour included a visit to the Mayan God of Maximon, the cofradia and the opportunity to see mayan rituals happening at the Brotherhood of Santa Cruz. Continue exploring the town of Santiago Atitlan, photograph authentic and colorful market, colorful murals and even drink a fresh cup of Atitlan coffee.

At the of the tour, we return to Panajachel, place where you will have free time to explore the main Santander Street, and other suggestions prior to go back to Antigua. Click here to book this tour

What is included?

  • Fun and Experienced Bilingual Guide 
  • Transportation to and from your hotel in Guatemala City
  • Admission fees

Keeping you safe during COVID-19

What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Regular temperature checks for staff


Know before you go

  • Minimum of 2 passengers (adults) is required for the tour to run. If the minimum size is not reached, the tour is subject to cancellation or we can provide other alternatives.
  • Tours include bilingual guide (English and Spanish) in Lake Atitlan
  • It is recommended that you bring walking shoes, hat, sunglasses, and a camera
  • We have french speakign guides, subject to availability and applies additional charges
  • For groups of 10 persons or more, please contact the local suppler to arrange

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