Fun Info About Panajachel
Panajachel is the most popular town on Atitlan Lake of Guatemala. The place is filled with expats that were planning on staying for just a month.
The town is located right on the spot where a battle between the Spaniards and their Cakchiquel allies against the Tzutuhils took place. The Spaniards won and soon after that they set up a church and monastery. The original façade of the church stills stands, and is one of the gems of the colonial style in Guatemala.
The area is known as a place to relax & to enjoy its night life, learn Spanish & chill in the hot springs. It’s also a great base for adventure and nature activities: Boat tours , Lake Kayaking and Scuba diving.
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General Information about Panajachel
Panajachel may not be the biggest village on Atitlan Lake but it’s where the majority of the hotels and tasty restaurants, not to mention the best night life in the area. Plus, they have the best shopping as well.
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