Hike volcan or volcano San Pedro, Lake Atitlan
At 3,020 meters (9908.136 ft) is “Volcan San Pedro” is one of the most accessible parks with amazing views in Lake Atitlan, currently it is a dormant Volcano. We invest from three to four hrs hiking to the top and two hrs and half to descend.
In this way we are able to have an incredible hiking adventure experience, we rest all time when it’s necessary, and later we get at the top andthenreach theVolcano'speak just in time to admire how a spectacular views of lake Atitlan and gives away to a magical day and if we are lucky enough, to the most incredible view of other Volcanes of Guatemala. READ MORE...
Hike to El Pico de Cielo, Mayan authentic village, Lake Atitlan
El Pico de Cielo is located at an altitude of 2,500 meters above sea level. This marvelous hike starts from Santa Cruz La Laguna. If you are staying in a different place such as Panajachel, San Marcos or San Pedro, please let us know so that our guide can meet you at the main dock in Santa Cruz. It is better to hike early in the morning; it´s fresher and also a good time to enjoy the view at sunrise with all the birds singing at breakfast time.
Maria Linda or Laguna Seca is the name of the village where El Pico de Cielo is located. Maria Linda is a slightly ragged-looking place; isolated at the top of a mountain. nestled between Milpa-clad and the majestic mountain sides of Lake Atitlan. READ MORE
Hike to Sololá, Mayan kaqchikel culture, walk into ancient Mayan trails
Hike to Sololá market. Exelent Adventure hike, starts from Santa Cruz la Laguna. This is an unforgetable experience hiking to a kaqchikel city about 53,000, mayan people. It was also the capital of the province of the same name and has a breath-taking view of Lake Atitlan, and it three inmense volcanoes.
Arrange your trip to the Solola market, this tour start with a nice hike from Santa Cruz la Laguna in order to get an unforgetable experience. Solola is a Kachiquel city of about 80,000, mostly Mayan people. It is the capital of the province of the same name, and has a breath-taking view of Lake Atitlan and its volcanoes.
The colorful local folks come to Solola from all over the area to do their weekly shopping. This market sees few tourists. Read more...
Trek from Santa Cruz la Laguna to Tzununá (Ancient Trail)
We start the day by meeting at your hotel and then make our way to our main trail. We start trekking by climbing out of the valley, enjoying some fantastic views of Santa Cruz la Laguna and Jaibalito. After taking a break, we make our way across the open Smallvillage of El Jaibalito, passing through some small settlements. We continue our trek to Tzununá, taking breaks at viewpoints and passing through farm land before dropping down to the river for a well earned break. Next we stop in a good restaurant for a drink and something to eat if you are hungry, amazing views! then a quick ascent to the road from where we make our way to Tzununá. From here we go back to your Hotel! Read more...
Santa Cruz Spanish School has developed from many years of experience. We make constant efforts to improve the skill of our students in regard to their command of the Spanish language. At each of the levels offered we focus on all the important elements of language acquisition; reading, writing, vocabulary development, pronunciation, and (most importantly) the art of speaking as a Spanish speaker.
Though we offer structure, we are always ready to accommodate student´s particular needs and desires. Our teachers are ready to help if a student feels the need to spend more time on any phase of the learning process...
Our students can choose to take their Spanish Courses on Lake Atitlan in one or more of the following towns: Panajachel, Santa Cruz la Laguna, Jaibalito, Tzununá, San Marcos, San Juan la Laguna, San Pedro la Laguna, Santiago Atitlan and Santa Catarina Palopo.
Estimating Tailor-made Trip Costs
Tour costs will vary depending upon the type of transportation used, extra services and inclusions, meals, length of program, etc. As a general rule, in Lake Atitlan tour prices will vary between $50 to $150 or $200 per couples per Tour (including private land transfers, private guiding and tours).
These cost estimates are based on private services for 2 people. If the group size is larger, fixed costs such as transportation and guides will be shared between more people and the price would tend to be lower. These estimates are only general guidelines; please ask for an actual quotation before assuming any costs for your trip.