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we spend one night in Laguna Lachua. On the way through the jungle we saw butterflies ( blue... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vlaďa Ď
Banská Bystrica
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Beautiful lake in the middle of nature

I was not expecting anything and at the end, was even better that any dream. Beautiful lake with... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
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3 weeks ago
23 Jul 2018
“Beautiful lake in the middle of nature”
Carretera de la Franja Transversal del Norte, Chisec 16026, Guatemala
+502 4084 1706
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we spend one night in Laguna Lachua. On the way through the jungle we saw butterflies ( blue morpho) , anteater, wilf pig and aguti. On the beach, where we were swimming during the day, we spotted small croco during the night.

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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I was not expecting anything and at the end, was even better that any dream. Beautiful lake with crystal water in the middle of the nature. 4.5 km walk to get until the lake but is definitely worth it. If you like nature, this is...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

After a 3-hour drive from the city of Coban and an hour-long hike in the jungle, it was lovely to find this pristine lagoon that perfectly mirrors the sky. Worth the trip!

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Very very beautiful 4km walk to get to accommodation through jungle but not arduous. An older person could do this as long as they are relatively fit On a very hot day families with very young children may struggle Very strict rules re- use of...More

3  Thank Keshar W
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Chrystal clear water, I have never seen such a beautiful piece of warm water, the 4 kms walk is worth, and is well protected and managed. we did a Loop from Guatemala city, Coban, Lachua, Candelaria caves, Las conchas cascades and end up in Rios...More

4  Thank Lorena44
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Lachua is 7 hours from Guatemala City.. and 3 from Coban, Alta Verapaz. Its a very peaceful place, very good for camping. I will definitely recommend this place if you like adventure.. you have to walk 4 km from the main entrance with all your...More

1  Thank Honeymoon M
Reviewed 14 February 2016

It is a 4 km easy walk in to the little huts and jetties at the swimming access point at Laguna Lachua. The walking track is wide and easy to follow but had some muddy sections.....just like the last few kilometres of the road. At...More

4  Thank WFKtravels
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

The view of the lake is beautifully, to get there is a long trip in car, and a 4.5 km walk to the lake if you want to swim, and just 2 to get to the Mirador. So 9 km for the full walk. Don't...More

Thank Pablo R
Reviewed 15 November 2015

If you want peace, tranquility, escape away from noisy transports, internet, phone ringing... Lachua Laguna is a place that this can provide. A place that is not so tourist visited, but is very attractive. You can swimm, to sunbathe, barbecue, enjoy the clean nature and...More

2  Thank 20Horgen15
Reviewed 3 May 2015

This place is paradise - it was one of the cleanest, most pristine and beautiful places I have ever been. You can take a local bus from Coban to the park entrance (3h) it’s then a 40 minute or so walk from there to the...More

1  Thank Jalex_22
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