Water sports are becoming more popular at Lago Atitlán, giving the lake a Club Med feel.
You can rent a canoe from Diversiones Acuáticas Balom. It's best to get out early and be back by noon, as the afternoon winds can be fierce. The company also offers tours of the lake. On the public beach near ferry terminals, Panajachel, Sololá, 07010. 7762–2242.