2 Day Guided Intermediate Motorcycle Tour to Lake Atitlan, Guatemala
Mikaso Hotel y Restaurante, 4 Callejon A, I-82, Zona 2, Canton Chuacante, San Pedro La Laguna, Sololá Department, Guatemala
Guided Motorcycle Tour in Guatemala
Moto Tours Guatemala invites you to experience a tour around Lake Atitlan, Guatemala! Lake Atitlan is one of the most beautiful natural wonders of Guatemala. You will ride scenic curvy roads through the countryside and spend a night in the fun town of San Pedro La Laguna. This ride is a good mix of both pavement and dirt and will take about five hours to the lake.
Terrain: a mix of dirt roads, cultivation farms, pavement, and rivers
Offering breathtaking views of Lake Atitlán, Hotel and Restaurant Mikaso is an enchanting and relaxing oasis in the heart of the village of San Pedro La Laguna. The colonial-style hotel can accommodate 53 guests in its 15 private rooms and two dormitories. It also offers two terraces, a common kitchen, a pool table, and a professional massage service upon reservation.
Open every day from 07:00 to 21:00, the restaurant located on top of the hotel offers breathtaking scenery to accompany a choice menu of healthy and quality dishes. Renowned for its delicious wood-fired pizza, and the ever popular, sure to delight “Saturday brunch - all you can eat” for only 6 USD (40 QTZ).
The Mikaso Hotel was built in 2004-2005, the initiative of a Quebec family who fell in love with Lake Atitlán and wanted to develop international tourism. Since its inauguration in 2005, the Mikaso Hotel and Restaurant has been managed by different administrations, always with the goal to give employment to the people of the region and give support to the local Tz’utujil community of San Pedro La Laguna through various sports and artistic projects.
The multilingual staff at the reception will make it their mission to guide you through the various touristic offerings and attractions of the village.
The dorms are simple but comfortable and offer everything the traveler needs such as soap, towels, bedding, and blankets. If you prefer more privacy, you can also stay in a private room by adding 50 USD or more.
You ride at 10:00 to Lake Atitlan on back roads up the hills and dirt roads to see the nice view of the lake. In the town called Panajachel, the principal town at the lake, you leave the motorcycle there and take the boat trip around the lake and spend the night in the town called San Pedro La Laguna in the hotel called Mikaso. At night, you can walk around the town, go for some drinks and dinner, and visit the markets and other places of interest.
Next day, you will have breakfast at 08:00 and take a walk around the town, then you will take the boat back to Panajachel. Afterward, you pick the bike and ride back to Antigua Guatemala.
Can ride for 3-4 hours
Average riding experience
Little assistance required
Comfortable with extreme curves and leans
Average experience with unsurfaced roads
Steep ascents and descents
During this tour, there will be a boat trip to San Pedro La Laguna.
Jose Aldana will be the tour guide during the motorcycle tour.
This tour will be going to and around Lake Atitlan, Guatemala.