08 December 2016

Adventure in Huehuetenango

Welcome to our adventure in Huehuetenango in Guatemala!

If you like NATURE, this is your cup of green tea! LEAVES DAILY from QUETZALTENANGO and HUEHUETENANGO

with a minimum of two people

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The lagoon called “ Brava “ or  “ Yonalbaj “  is the second largest body lake in Guatemala after Lake Atitlan with 3.8km2 and a length of 8km located at 1142 meter above sea level and surrounded by small mountains with abundant vegetation. It is near the border with Mexico in the municipality of Nenton, Huehuetenango.in the western Highlands of Guatemala.  It has karstic origin, forming a natural reservoir through geological faults, is part of a series of lakes, lagoons and cenotes. It is a wonderful place between the fog and warm weather, filled out by rivers that runs down from the Sierra de los Cuchumatanes.

The Cimarron hole is another interesting geological fault. The diameter of the hole is 557.6 ft. A perimeter of 1754 ft. And height of 492 ft. With a lot of vegetation on the bottom of the cylinder. 

Would you like to know both … possible with us in a 4x4-wheel vehicle and professional driver/guide!  Trip starts / ends from Quetzaltenango or Huehuetenango

hoyo de cimarron Huehuetenango guatemala

The two-day Itinerary we offer with ONE night of camping at the LAGOON YONALBAJ  

Day 1

4.00 Departure from Quetzaltenango or 6.00 from Huehuetenango and breakfast on the way in a local restaurant.

9.00 Arrival at the entrance of the road leading to the “CIMARRON hole “, and walk for about one hour to the hole before getting there. (Easy climb). We will arrive at about 10 am at the “Cimarron hole.

11.00 Walk down again and lunch in local restaurant in the nearby village.

13.00 After lunch continue the journey to Laguna Brava for about two hour drive.

14.00 We are going to walk for 45 minutes to get Laguna Brava and set up the base camp.  Free time to enjoy and explore the area.

19.00 Dinner and campfire


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Day 2

6.00 Wake up and time to pack all the stuff and have breakfast.

7.00 boat throughout the lagoon to enjoy the waterfall with a relaxing bath.

12.30 transportation back to Huehuetenango and lunch on the way.

17.00 Arrive in Huehuetenango (hotel) , 19.00 pm arrive in Quetzaltenango

Price per person

Minimum two persons

Includes all ground transportation, all food (from breakfast day 1 to lunch day 2 ) with one nonalcoholic drink , all entrance fees and camping material, driver/guide

Not included: alcoholic drinks

US$ 395 per person (from Huehuetenango)

If more people please ask for the price

Also possible to stay in FINCA CHACULA, near NENTON for extra price of 25 US$ per person (no camping)

If leaving from QUETZALTENANGO add 30 US$ per person

 Fred y Spirit SW

posada rural finca chacula