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Zona Viva, Guatemala City
(3/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web)
Whether you visit Zona Viva during the daytime or nighttime, you will always find something to entertain you in the cosmopolitan neighborhood. Bars, hotels, and clubs crowd the sidewalks on every block, and large shopping malls provide the perfect opportunity to pick up souvenirs. Restaurants range from fast food to international fine dining, so it's easy to find a meal to suit your taste. Despite the development in this affluent area, you can still find lush parks tucked among the buildings. For Zona Viva and beyond, use our Guatemala City itinerary planner to get the most from your Guatemala City vacation.
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  • Came to Guatemala not expecting much. Everybody had told me how dangerous it was to walk around alone, especially after dark. I encountered the opposite. I walked everywhere, during the day and at nig...  more »
  • Traffic through this area many times during the month and I think an area very nice, clean and interesting, although I've heard that some areas are unsafe, but I've never had any problem, driving my vehicle, or walking. I like to walk in hours of steps and pedals and I love it when they adorn the streets and avenues with lights for the Christmas season!
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  • Here is where Guatemalans live a business lunch and get you for a gourmet appetizer and drink. Lots if US franchise restaurants and fancy names cafes. Indeed beautiful area. Just few blocks away the b...  more »