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Panajachel

Travel Guide Central America Guatemala Panajachel

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Panajachel (Pana) is a town in the southwestern Guatemalan Highlands, less than 150 kilometres from Guatemala City, in the department of Sololá. It serves as the administrative centre for the surrounding municipality of the same name. The town lies at an altitude of around 1,600 metres and has about 12,000 inhabitants. The town of Panajachel is located on the northeast shore of Lake Atitlán, and has become a centre for the tourist trade of the area as it provides a base for visitors crossing the lake to visit other towns and villages.

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