Local Attractions

Top Things to do in Panajachel

A destination once favored by intrepid backpackers and enthusiasts of the hippie, bare-bones lifestyle, the scenic Cakchiquel village of Panajachel has been transformed into a contemporary vacation escape favored by visitors of all budgets and tastes.

As the largest city on the lakeshore, Panajachel is the gateway to breathtaking Lake Atitlán. “Pana,” as its most commonly known, offers a wealth of dining, shopping and tour options, not to mention stunning views of three major volcanoes -- San Pedro, Toliman, and Atitlán -- from anywhere along the lakeshore.

Below, you’ll find our recommendations on tours, local attractions and fun things to do during your stay in Panajachel. For assistance with arrangements, please consult our front desk staff.