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Top 12 Places To Visit In Guatemala City

As Guatemala‘s capital, Guatemala City can often be overlooked by tourists in favor of colonial Antigua, beautiful Lake Atitlan, or pretty Flores, the gateway to Tikal. However, there’s more to this city than first meets the eye – whether you’re in town for a few days or more. Here are the Top 12 Places to Visit in Guatemala City, which are

San Cristobal Acasaguastlan

San Cristóbal Acasaguastlán is a town in the El Progreso department of Guatemala. San Cristóbal Acasaguastlán is located on the northern bank of the Motagua River at an altitude of 250 m. It had a population of 6,129 people at the 2002 census, and covers a territory of 124 square kilometres (48 sq mi). San Cristóbal Acasaguastlán borders on San Agustín Acasaguastlán to

Cuevas De Candelaria

Comprising a 7.3-sq-km swath of subtropical forest rising up from the lake over limestone terrain, this nature reserve offers mildly strenuous hiking and excellent wildlife watching, with paths to some brilliant lookout points. As a bonus, there's an adjacent lakeside park with diving docks for a refreshing conclusion to the tour. The Candelaria Caves are a large natural cave system in

Cerro Cahui

More than 20 mammal species roam the reserve, including spider and howler monkeys, white-tailed deer and the elusive Mesoamerican tapir. Bird life is rich and varied, with the opportunity to spot toucans, woodpeckers and the famous ocellated turkey, a big bird resembling a peacock. Trees include mahogany, cedar, ramón , and cohune palm, along with many types of bromeliads, ferns


Xetutul is a theme park in Guatemala. It is located in the Retalhuleu Department in the southwest of the country. Opening in 2002, Xetutul is the third largest amusement park in Latin America, after Beto Carrero World in Penha, Santa Catarina, Brazil and Six Flags México near Mexico City, Mexico. Xetutul is associated with the nearby Xocomil waterpark, which opened in 1997,


Located in the department of Santa Rosa, south of Guatemala, Monterrico is on the edge of the Pacific Ocean, with quiet beaches and waterways of a wonderful natural wealth, is definitely an attraction worth visiting. The relaxed ambience throughout, with a hammock, a drink and good company will suffice to enjoy a moment of peace that will help to give a

Santuario De Aves - Parque De Aves

A tourist attraction in Copan Ruinas that alone justifies a trip. Bird Park and Nature Reserve Macaw Mountain awaits you with 181 birds native to Honduras and Central America, as well as some species in South America. This colorful ecological park is immersed in a small canyon formed by the Caka-guatales broken. Its crystal clear waters, lush vegetation and century-old

Santa Teresita Spa

Santa Teresita is an authentic thermal water Spa in Guatemala. Pools, Thermal Circuit, Steam Baths, Massages and Treatments are our premium services. You can also enjoy Fonda del Castillo, a Restaurant of national and international food.   

San Juan Del Obispo

San Juan del Obispo, is a picturesque town of Sacatepequez, located four kilometers south of the city of Antigua, located at the base of the volcano Hunapú (Water), which serves as a sign of land memorable for its beauty and views imposing. This city is named in memory of its founder, Francisco Marroquin, educator and first bishop of Guatemala. San Juan

San Pedro Las Huertas

San Pedro las Huertas. Village in the municipality of Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepequez just 4 km. Captain Don Francisco Antonio de Fuentes y Guzmán wrote in his Memorial Florida by the last decade of the seventeenth century: "Another vicarage is San Pedro de Las Huertas, known in their temporal patterns with the pronoun of St. Peter Treasurer, by be established by