Where does your trip start?
Panajachel It is on the north shore of Lake Atitlán. Surrounding the lake are the San Pedro, Tolimán, and Atitlán volcanoes. Cafes, bars, and stalls selling handicrafts and textiles line Calle Santander, the main street. In the old town is the colonial San Francisco Church, with a stone facade. Boats connect Panajachel with lakeside Mayan villages.
Monterrico Beach is situated on the Pacific coast of Guatemala in the department of Santa Rosa. Known for its volcanic black sand beaches and the annual influx of sea turtles, the town also serves as a major weekend beach resort for citizens of Guatemala City.