Reserva Natural Atitlan, Panajachel

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Wildlife Area
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. With our international travel planner, Panajachel attractions like Reserva Natural Atitlan can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • I love this reserve. It is just a short distance from downtown Panajachel and worth every step to get there, if you decide to walk there as I did. The entrance is a little expensive, however well wort...  more »
  • This was a very fun thing to do on an afternoon in Pana. We had 4 kids and 3 adults on our trip. My 5 year old was able to participate by riding tandem with a guide. Highly recommend this for a fun ad...  more »
  • The reserve is nice but not spectacular. 1hour to walk around for 70q per person is too much. Its a nice walk and well maintained  more »