Atitlan Traditional Fishing Tour

Pesca Tradicional en Cayuco Fishing the Mayan way

The Artisanal Fishing Tour Atitlan in a wooden Cayuco starts with being transported to the community of San Juan la Laguna.

Pesca Artesanal Atitlan en Cayuco de madera
Pesca Artesanal Atitlan en Cayuco de madera

Once in the town, a traditional fisherman will take you to experience and learn the art of fishing in the waters of Lake Atitlan as ancient Mayas did, in-cayak-traditional canoes, made of wood and where with the help of small hook and cast nets you can enjoy the ancestral practice of fishing for largemouth bass (black bass) and other species.

Also in this experience you will know closely the areas of refuge of endemic species of Lake Atitlan, such as the Pato Poc Duck

This peaceful and beautiful three-hour tour will give you an authentic experience of living with the Mayan culture T’zutujil on beautiful Lake Atitlan

Includes: Transportation by boat to the meeting point, traditional fishermen/guide in traditional wooden canoe, explanation of artisanal fishing tradition.

Duration: 3.5-4 hrs departing from Panajachel

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