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All reviews san martin sacred place crater lake mayan rituals truck ride nice scenery takes about an hour walked down an excellent guide nice walk tough climb beautiful hike spanish school mystical mirador clouds chanting
Beautiful, sacred. I like knowing that thousands have come to the Laguna for centuries!
The walk is steep but easy. We took a public bus from Xela, just go to the bus station and ask. To return we grabbed a collective at the main road.
We book the tour with Altiplano Tour. Our guide William is an excellent guide speaking perfect English and taking good care of us.
We left Xela at 6:00am and we were back around 12:30. There is about 1 hour driving to the base of the...More
We walked up to the lake from the main road of San Martin. It took about 2 hours. It was a very pleasant and peaceful walk. We arrived at the lake but it was too foggy to see anything except for the fresh flowers standing...More
It really is a mystical place , it is a sacred place of the Mayan culture. You fell an inner peace and a lot of relaxation, plus it’s a great adventure to get to the place . Walking among jungle and paths up hill ,...More
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You can just go with a pick up in a mirador where you can see the lake from distance. The pick up is not confortable. You cannot walk down to the lake if you have problem for walking. I suggest to go early in the morning... More
You can just go with a pick up in a mirador where you can see the lake from distance. The pick up is not confortable. You cannot walk down to the lake if you have problem for walking. I suggest to go early in the morning because after 12 you cannot see the lake as it will be very cluoded