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A representative of Tours Atitlan will be ready and waiting for you at your hotel lobby, when you arrive we will start with the tour by going on a short transfer to the village of Santa Cruz. There we will walk to the village where we will visit the church, the main square, the surroundings of the village and visit of local weavers of Santa Cruz. Afterwards we will go to the home of a local family where you will learn to cook a traditional dish, the use of native ingredients, make tortillas and join the family for lunch. Later return by boat to your hotel.

Note. Vegetarian options are available, as most dishes are prepared with Chicken or beef.

our type: Cultural group tour

Tour starting time: 9:00am

Tour aproximate ending time: 1-2pm.

Pick up & Drop off location: Panajachel or any hotel in Santa Cruz la Laguna

Transport type: Boat

Trip highlights: traditional Guatemalan meal, lake views, cooking with local people .

Includes: Transportation, admission fees & professional guide.

Lunch at: Local mayan family home.

Features: Spectacular scenery, best guides, tour by boat, Santa Cruz.

Bring: Sun block, water, hat, sun glases, comfortable shoes, rain jacket (rainy season), camera.

Hotel Pick Up

This tour departs every day from Panajachel or at the hotel that you want us to pick you up from the next nearby towns: Santa Cruz la Laguna and Jaibalito.

At checkout There is a space to enter the name of your hotel. Once your booking is confirmed, we’ll send you a confirmation voucher with full contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our operator in case you need to update or change your hotel pick-up details.

Payment Policy

In order to book our services we require a small deposit to guarantee your tour. Pay the balance at the day of the tour. You can pay in cash USD or Local Currency only.

Note. If you want to come on your own without taking a tour the cost would be: $35 or Q250 local currency.



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    Group Size: No Size Limit
    price: $ 40 /Person

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