Discover Lake Atitlan – Cultural Tours Adventure excursions

Discover Lake Atitlan – Cultural Tours – Adventure excursions

Each tour includes English speaking guide, and a full day of activities.  Our Private tours are designed to teach you more about the Mayan culture and share with you amazing experiences you cannot find on your own.  Discover Lake Atitlan Cultural Tours Adventure excursions are rated #1 on Tripadvisor.

Discover Lake Atitlan – Cultural Tours – Adventure excursions
Antigua area Lake Atitlan private tour - Explore San Marcos San Juan Santiago

Explore San Marcos, San Juan & Santiago by private boat

Full day trip takes you from one end of the lake to the other.  Travel by private boat to the villages of San Marcos, San Juan and Santiago, with time to explore each village.
Easy walking involved.  Approximately 6-7 hours

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Hike the Lower Maya Trail, visit El Jaibalito & Santa Cruz la Laguna

Full day trip takes you to the north shore. Travel by boat to the villages El Jaibalito and Tzununa with time to explore in each village. Includes nature walks through 2 ecosystems, and a look at 2 non-profit organizations. Moderate hiking involved.

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Hike (or Drive) the Upper Maya Trail, Cloud Forest, mountain villages, and Solola

Full day trip takes you high into the mountains on a very strenuous hike ending in Solola. Explore the village of Santa Cruz la Laguna. Hike through maize fields, coffee fields, old growth forest, and into the cloud forest. Visit a sacred Mayan site. Hike ends in Solola with time to explore the market. Very strenuous hike. Be sure to book on Tuesday or Friday for market day.

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1-Day Multi-Sport Paddle and Hike Excursion

Full-day trip begins and ends in Santa Cruz. This full day includes a kayak tour along the rugged north shore, and a hike back thru San Marcos, Tzununa,  El Jaibalito and Santa Cruz la Laguna.

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Half-Day Scenic Downhill Bicycle Excursion or Full-Day village to village ride

A picturesque 98% downhill jaunt from Las Cruces to Panajachel. . Paved road,. about 2 hours ride time, plus prep and van ride up  An easy ride for recreational riders and families that provides breath-taking views of the area.


Family Fun Day

This takes the best of what Lake Atitlan has to offer and blends it into a fun day of activities. Great for kids, families and those who want to enjoy! You spend the day with a bilingual guide and have activities with USA safety standards. Kayak for an hour or so, then hike through the local forest to a rock wall. Safe rock climbing (harnesses, ropes, etc.) up to 30-45 feet, then rappel down. When ready, return for lunch and free time to swim, kayak more, hang out – archery, hammocks…. You decide on your activities and ENJOY!


Chichicastenango Market

Full day trip takes you to Guatemala’s most famous market. This market is a traditional Quiche market, and includes a walk to the cemetery and Paschal Abaj, the Shaman Hill. You are likely to witness s a sacred Fire Cleansing Ceremony conducted by a Mayan shaman. Be sure to book on Thursday or Sunday for market day.


 Rock Climbing Adventures

Our Adventure Center is the only climbing school in Guatemala where you can learn the basic principals of top rope climbing and try your skills on one of our easier walls. We offer a unique opportunity for over-the water climbing for those with more experience. Come for a day or a week. We have our very own Rock Climbing camp with routes for any ability. Climb with us at the base camp in Santa Cruz la Laguna, or on one of the many climbing sites around the lake. Lake Atitlán is one of the few of locations in the world with over-the-water climbing.