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Santa Catarina Lake Atitlan Upper Rim Hike

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    What to Expect
    Make some unforgettable memories on an incredible hike in the mountains of Lake Atitlan that will knock your socks off. This hike provides panoramic views of Lake Atitlan, a beautiful lake that sits in a deep basin of the surrounding mountains and the three volcanoes that surround it— Toliman, San Pedro and Atitlan.

    The trails above Santa Catarina are among the best around the lake offering great variety where you venture through diverse scenery from majestic peak summits to thick forests, challenging terrain, fields of wildflowers, and mountain slopes terraced with fields of onions and corn.

    In this tour you will venture through diverse scenery from majestic peak summits to thick forests, challenging terrain, fields of wildflowers, and mountain slopes terraced with fields of onions and corn. You will also visit the beautiful villages of Santa Catarina Palopó where you will be able to shop among several artisan stalls and tour a local Mayan church. Lastly, you will visit the hot springs in Santa Catarina Palopó
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    Departure Point
    From your hotel
    Departure Time
    8am
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    • Transportation
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Entry/Admission - Lake Atitlan
    Exclusions
    • Lunch and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 4 April 2019

    We found growyourowncure.com on Trip Advisor. James was quick to respond to all my emails and offered a personalized tour for my husband and I. Upper Rim hike is great. Downhill but still a work out. About 4 miles long. You'll take a van up...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Karen K
    Antigua G, Owner at Lake Atitlan Travel Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2019

    Karen thank you for your review. I had a great time with you and enjoyed our times together.

    Reviewed 13 May 2018

    Both days were excellent and are worthy of a 5* review. I am glad to see they are so highly ranked because they do bring quality to the tours they run. Jim only speaks English, while Henry (see website) is fluent in English/Spanish and seemingly...More

    Date of experience: May 2018
    Thank Christopher V
    Antigua G, Public Relations Manager at Lake Atitlan Travel Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

    Hi, Yes some day I will master Spanish, hard when I spend my days replying to reviews. Thank you again and so glad you enjoyed our time together. I know Henry is by far more entertaining. Jim

    Reviewed 8 April 2018

    We are a family of four with a 9 and 7 year old and spent 2 very full days with Jim on the Village Boat Tour and the Upper Rim Hike. The two trips covered different parts of the lake and provided good contrast to...More

    Date of experience: March 2018
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    Antigua G, Owner at Lake Atitlan Travel Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

    Yes Ice Cream always helps with a 9 and 7 year old. Thank you for the time we spent together. Jim

    Reviewed 26 March 2018

    Tour guide and owner Jim took our group of 7 around Lake Atitlan for several days. He was very knowledgable and organized a great couple of days. Our first day we spent time in San Juan and was able to see the local artisans and...More

    Date of experience: March 2018
    Thank brunjm
    Reviewed 16 February 2018

    Jim guided us for two days, both of them great. On day one, we visited several Mayan villages around Atitlan. Jim is well-known and liked by the Mayan villagers and we visited artists and shops and had lunch in one of his Mayan friends homes....More

    Date of experience: January 2018
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    K L, Owner at Lake Atitlan Travel Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

    Thank you very much for such a kind review. As you discovered it is the most amazing culture and we absolutely love our Lake Atitlan family…we feel so fortunate to call Lake Atitlan home. The best takeaways from travel are the experiences you get from...More

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