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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The lake Atitlan is huge Situated in the crater that was created after a enormous bow up There are 7 Vulcans and one is active, during the day you can see the smoke and at night you watch the red of the lava

Thank Jose S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cooking classes, hiking, enjoying sunrises & sunsets, boat rides, Spanish school, Yoga, treatments, kayaking (check waves), inviting restaurants, good price-performance ratios, secondhand and artesania shopping, lake-diving on altitude.. these are just a few of the activities you can find around Lake Atitlan. From San Pedro...More

Thank rapha_y_nici
Reviewed 1 week ago

Huxley never said this. He compared Lake Atitlan, mostly unfavorably, with Lake Como. The quote is tourist propaganda. Also Huxley was almost legally blind. Might as well "quote" Helen Keller.

Thank Carlisle J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't imagine a person not being in awe and love with this beautiful lake. Hopefully, they can get in it too, meaning swim. We stayed at Kaalpul Atitlan Eco Hotel & Spa, which had its own swimming area in incredibly clean water. It was...More

Thank JetBoyJonas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 3 nights here in 2008 at Casa Polopo on Lake Atitlan. Part of our package included an all day boat tour of the lake and several of the villages on it. These villages are known for various crafts such as weaving (San Juan), and...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

if Panajacel is called Gringotenango, then places like San Marcos la Laguna or San Pedro la Laguna should be called Freakatenango... Except with some very few places in India, I never saw so many freaks on one place like in the villages around this lake....More

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Avoid Panajachel and go to the small little towns around the lake. You can go to eco hotels, air b&b's, pensiones, regular hotels, etc. There are a lot of expensive traps for the tourist looking for the natural, eco, kind of environment. Do your research...More

Thank edgarwalls
Reviewed 22 December 2017

love the lakes? come see the lake Atitlan, you will love the fresh air, the sight of the volcanoes, must see the Santander avenue.

Thank wasphy
Reviewed 21 December 2017

It takes about 3 hr drive from Guatemala City to Lake Atitlan, the roads are not easy, but once you get there is truly gorgeous, there are restaurants in the area and places you can walk and get a souvenir.

Thank Sabgio5
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

We were only supposed to spend 3 nights here but extended our stay. Sooooo much to do and what a variety! Great food, awesome hikes, water activities, partying of all kinds, yoga, retreats and the views anywhere and everywhere you go are picture perfect. Plan...More

Thank Trevor B
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2 February 2018|
Response from graciane2010 |
yes. no problem. but you need to check with your hotel.
Marcel F
4 October 2017|
Response from Bev D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can help with places to stay as we only did a day trip there.
10 March 2017|
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Response from alaskantravelnut | Reviewed this property |
Five days on the lake is a good amount of time. Panajachel is easily the biggest town. It has the most restaurants and shopping, but I enjoy staying in one of the smaller towns. The boats to and from the villages are very... More