Las Verapaces: Places to Explore


  • Biotopo del Quetzal

  • Cobán

    Spanish King Charles V dubbed Cobán La Ciudad Imperial ("the Imperial City"), a designation that generates pride among residents even today. Little remains of the town's regal past, however. It has fallen... Read more

  • Lanquín

    This pretty village, founded in the 16th century, is on the doorstep of some impressive natural wonders, namely the caverns of Lanquín and the limpid pools of Semuc Champey. There's not much to see in... Read more

  • Semuc Champey