Immerse yourself in the ancient Mayan heritage and fascinating traditions of Guatemala during this 6-hour day trip to the villages of San Antonio and Santa Catarina. Explore the indigenous artisan traditions of the towns near Lake Atitlan as you tour local textile and craft cooperatives and then visit a ceramics studio. Then participate in Mayan rituals as you learn about the Protection Fire Ceremony and take part in an optional hike along the lake’s edge. Your trip also includes a guide and round-trip hotel transport from Panjachel and Santa Catarina.
Visit the Mayan villages of Santa Catarina and San Antonio on this day trip from Panjachel
Learn about the villages' ancient artisan traditions at visits to craft and weaving cooperatives
Participate in ancient Maya rituals like the Fire Protection Ceremony
Join an optional hike along the shores of Lake Atitlan for amazing views of the nearby volcanoes
Great trip for those looking for an intimate exploration of life in Guatemala's small villages
Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected Panajachel and Santa Catarina hotels only)
Alternative meeting location is Xocomil Travel on Calle Embarcadero in Panajachel
Round-trip shared transfer starting and ending in Panajchel
Food and drinks
Meeting And Pickup
You can head directly to the meeting point, or request pickup
Panajachel, Panajachel, Lake Atitlan, Solola Department, Western Highlands
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This activity ends back at the meeting point.
What To Expect
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
Service animals allowed
Transportation is wheelchair accessible
Most travellers can participate
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.