Reserva Natural Atitlan, Panajachel

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#3 of 7 in Wildlife in Lake Atitlan
Visit Reserva Natural Atitlan to discover the life cycle of the butterflies--and maybe even have one land on your hand. Walk through the garden, where scores of butterflies fly free around you. See how these colorful creatures hatch from chrysalis, and learn more about their role in the ecosystem. This picturesque sanctuary is also a habitat for local plants, and 50 out of Guatemala's astonishing 900 native orchid species flourish here. Bring a camera to capture the lovingly maintained reserve. Using our custom trip planner, Panajachel attractions like Reserva Natural Atitlan can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Do the longer zipline course. It's amazing. The views are incredible. The hike is a bit challenging but the guide give you breaks at the amazing overlooks with great views of the lakes. The bridges ov...  more »
  • We have 2 nights spent in two beautiful apartments in the middle of nature. We got a delicious breakfast each morning in the restaurant where we enjoyed all the animals and birds around us. The staff is very friendly and helpful with all your needs such as ordering the tuk tuk to get to the Center. We also have the Zip Lines and that is absolutely enjoyable and rewarding. All in all a great spot just outside Panajachel.
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  • This nature reserve is great. They have several walking trails, zip lines and a butterfly garden. We went with our one year old so we couldn't try the zip lines, but the walks were very nice.  more »

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