Las Verapaces Places



White-Water Rafting

Rafting expeditions on the Río Cahabón, a challenging river near Lanquín, usually last from one to five days. The easiest sectors log in at Class III, but can go up to Class V.

Guatemala City–based Maya Expeditions arranges trips down the raging river. 15 Calle A 14–07, Zona 10, Guatemala City, 01010. 2363–4955.

Local Cobán outfitter Aventuras Turísticas arranges single- or multi-day expeditions on the Cahabón. 3 Calle 2–385, Zona 3, Cobán, 16001. 7951–4213.