Chichicastenango

Chichicastenango, Guatemala

Hotels in Chichicastenango

Chichicastenango Accommodations (7)
Hospedaje Salvador Chichicastenango

Hospedaje Salvador Chichicastenango

4.50 2 reviews

10 Calle at 5 Av., Chichicastenango, Guatemala

Hotel Chalet Chichicastenango

Hotel Chalet Chichicastenango

4.00 55 reviews

3 Calle C 7-44, Chichicastenango, Guatemala

Hotel Chuguila Chichicastenango

Hotel Chuguila Chichicastenango

3.50 5 reviews

5a Avenida 5-24, Chichicastenango, Guatemala

Hotel Villa Grande Chichicastenango

Hotel Villa Grande Chichicastenango

5.00 4 reviews

Canton Pachoj Alto, Chichicastenango, Guatemala

Travel Blogs from Chichicastenango

Chichicastenango Travel Blogs (186)
Happy 35th amigo!!!, Chichicastenango and Panajachel (Lake Atitlan), Guatemala travel blog

Happy 35th amigo!!!

A travel blog entry by stevefn

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I have just "chicken bused" myself down from Chichicastenango to the shores of Lake Atitlan (Panajachel). If you want to spend your 35th birthday downing Gallo (local beer) while toe-dipping by a lake, I guess this must be it. Lake Atitlan is just as ...

Chilling on the blustery lake, Santa Cruz de la Laguna, Guatemala travel blog

Chilling on the blustery lake

A travel blog entry by emanddave

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An hour after leaving Chichi we arrive in Panajachel or Pana as its known. We are taken straight down to the dock of this huge and beautiful lake. It is surrounded by volcanoes and greenery and is a fantastic sight - just what we were hoping for! We get ...

A Trip to Chichicastenango, Chichicastenango aka Chichi, Guatemala travel blog

A Trip to Chichicastenango

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... I just don't know what the hell they're saying in response.    We went to the market town of Chichicastenango (Chichi) yesterday. It's about a three hour bus ride from our home base in Quetzaltenango. There's a Catholic church in Chichi that ...

Out and About in the Mayan Highlands, Chichicastenango, Guatemala travel blog

Out and About in the Mayan Highlands

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... great help with the van breakdown). An hours drive from the hacienda in the opposite direction is the small town of Chichicastenango, famed for its colourful markets and traditional Mayan way of life. The Sunday market is reputedly one of the ...

Attractions in Chichicastenango

Chichicastenango Attractions (4)
ChiChi Market

ChiChi Market

4.00

Btw 7a & 8a Calle Chichicastenango, Western Highlands, Guatemala

Thursdays and Sundays, this mountain village is transformed into the world's largest handicrafts market, where you'll find pottery, colorful textiles, carved wooden masks, flowers, incense and other Mayan goods for sale.

Santo Tomas Church

Santo Tomas Church

4.50

Plaza Mayor, Chichicastenango, Western Highlands, Guatemala

Mayans enter through the front door, but others are relegated to the side door of this unusual 1540 church which combines Catholic and Mayan spiritual practices.

Pascual Abaj

Pascual Abaj

4.00

Chichicastenango, Western Highlands, Guatemala

This ancient and sacred shrine is lavished with offerings of food, candles and the occasional live chicken. It is hoped that these gifts, accompanied by prayer, will bring prosperity and good luck.

Chichi Cemetery

Chichi Cemetery

4.50

Chichicastenango, Western Highlands, Guatemala

All the tombs are above ground at this cemetery which marks graves in a variety of ways, some with brightly colored miniature churches and others as mounds with name-bearing crosses or piles of fire-blackened rocks.