With plenty of culture, economical accommodations, and unrivaled beauty, it is a perfect destination for adventure travel or for anyone looking for a little R&R.
Guatemala Travel Cultural Experiences
The area of Lake Atitlan has a lot going for it. Located a scenic three hour drive from Guatemala City or two and a half hours from the Spanish colonial town of Antigua, Lake Atitlan is one of the most beautiful and breathtaking places in the world.
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Hanging out on the lake, touring indigenous villages, absorbing rich cultural experiences, hiking ancient Mayan trails, seeing seriously gorgeous sunsets, and tasting delicious Mayan cuisine are just a few of the reasons to visit this magnificent area of the world.
Ringed by jagged and striking mountains and three stunning volcanoes, the backdrop of Lake Atitlan ensures the lake is the definition of picturesque.
For those looking for a little R&R hammocks are the perfect places to take in the incredible views of the lake, read your favorite book, bird watch, or enjoy a well deserved siesta.
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For visitors to this unique and incredibly diverse land, taking a tour into the living culture of this fascinating ancient society is a way to see and experience the many facets of modern Mayan life.
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