Chichicastenango Day Trip

A day trip to the most colorful market of Central America

Walk, shop, photograph in the most colorful market of Central America


Golden-olive WoodpeckerThe market of Chichicastenango is known as one of the most colorful markets of Guatemala. Every Thursday and Sunday the market starts at 4:00am. and finalizes later in the afternoon.

Our tour starts at 8:00am as a day trip from Lake Atitlan or Antigua Guatemala. From Antigua or Lake Atitlan the ride takes about 1.5hrs. At the market, our guide will show you around, and share with you the best of this destination. You will have time to take colorful pictures, see Mayan rituals, and even go shopping for the best souvenirs in Guatemala. After the tour, you will travel back to your hotel or departure location.

What is included?

  • Fun and Experienced Bilingual Guide
  • Transportation to and from your hotel
  • Admission fees



Chichicastenango Market gallery

Local Food Market

Guatemala local restaurant, known as "Comedores" a very good place to taste local pepian or other famous Guatemalan dishes.

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Flower Market

Every Thursday and Sundays they set a flower market, the shamans usually buy them for their rituals.

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Mayan Shamans

Mayan shamans perform rituals in front of catholic church

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Buyers & Vendors

Buyers and vendors come from all regions of the country


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