The Highlands Sights

Cementerio

  • Cemetery

Published 01/21/2016

Fodor's Review

Filled with brightly painted mausoleums, the town's cemetery is one of the most colorful in the highlands. You'll be treated to wonderful views of the city's red rooftops. Among the headstones topped with crosses you'll doubtless find candles and incense—evidence of Mayan rituals. We recommend visiting only with an INGUAT guide. A few robberies of tourists have occurred. If you don't want to walk all the way to the cemetery, you can still get a nice photo from the street in front of the Mayan Inn.

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Address:

West end of 8 Calle., Chichicastenango, Quiché, 14006, Guatemala

Published 01/21/2016

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