Do you imagine flying over the clouds above Lake Atitlan?
Panajachel is a wonderful place to experience the beauty of nature. You can enjoy amazing views of three volcanoes and the lake surrounded by mountains. If you choose this place for your vacations, there are many activities you can do. One of the most exiting is flying over Lake Atitlan.
The weather is perfect to fly long distances along the mountains covered with forest. You can learn to fly or to improve your flying technique. There are some tours you can choose. Some of these tours are done in tandem flight mode. The time you spend flying would depend on weather conditions, wind speed and angle. With a good weather you´ll be able to fly during 40 – 45 minutes.
Come and enjoy this incredible adventure!
While you visit Panajachel don´t miss the chance to take a picture of the beautiful skies over Lake Atitlan. Every photographer must do it, especially in the morning, when the sun is rising and color is filling the sky.
It´s a breathtaking view, that includes the image of amazing volcanoes and if you´re lucky, you can see local fisherman checking his lines, while moving through the lake in their boats.
Don´t miss the chance of take many pictures of Lake Atitlan!
While visiting Panajachel, one of the first things you´ll notice are the small shops on every corner. One of the main places is Calle Santander, where you can find unique and beautiful handcrafts. The happy atmosphere of this street mixes up with the gentle spirit of vendors. They will greet you and offer original objects that you will enjoy. Some of these vendors are girls and boys, ready to show you their best handcrafts at incredible prices.
There are many options for you. In this street you can find jewels, bags, cloth and other things that would be great as a gift. The creative objects are a great example of the intelligence of villagers who produce these handcrafts.
When you visit Hotel Atitlan don´t miss the opportunity to walk through Calle Santander!
Visiting Panajachel is a great experience to be in contact with nature. You´ll enjoy fresh air, sound of birds, colorful skies and view to the the most beautiful lake.
One of the places you have to visit is the Atitlan Nature Reserve. This place is a little way back up the road towards Solola and down a side road. It is well worth a visit because you can walk through the forest and watch out for wildlife.
In the visitors center you can find a lot of information about the natural history and human presence in the area. There are two roads, one short and one long, depending on how long you want to spend there and how fit you are. The long one takes around an hour and it´s self-guided. Along the way there is a 23 meter high waterfall and three suspension bridges.
If you´re planning your vacations in a natural atmosphere the perfect place to do it is Panajachel. This place offers you fresh air and peace. You´ll be able to experience the richness of the past and present of an ancestral culture.
You can appreciate beautiful and colorful twilights, without buildings that hide the stars. It’s a great occasion to free your mind with the wonders of nature.
One of the main places you can visit is Lake Atitlan. During the first hours in morning the water in seashore is warm. There´s a happy atmosphere coming from villagers swimming in the lake. This will calm your soul. And finally, at the horizon you´ll see three volcanoes that complete this piece of art.