Panajachel - Guatemala

Friendship with Rostock since 2018

Panajachel is located in a beautiful and picturesque natural landscape on the shore of the lake Atitlán. This city in Guatemala offers many fascinating attractions, for example the famous Butterfly Park, an imposing waterfall and two archaeological museums where ancient Mayan relics from before 1200 BC are exhibited.

This youngest partner of the City of Rostock lives primarily from tourism. There are plenty of restaurants, pubs, bars and hotels. Panajachel is also known for its unique handicrafts. The city places particular emphasis on the development of regional agriculture.