The Cross Hill

This tour takes you on a hike to El Cerro del La Cruz ("The Cross Hill"). From here you'll enjoy good views of San Juan La Laguna and Lake Atitlán. From here you can see and walk to the El Rostro Maya.

El Cerro de La Cruz ("The Cross Hill") is a small hill above the town of San Juan La Laguna. The hill has awesome views of both the lake and town.

The tour begins in San Juan La Laguna, where you'll walk past the medicinal plants association and a textiles crafting center. As you make your way towards the hill, you'll gradually gain elevation and begin to enjoy views of the surrounding landscape.

The hike up El Cerro de La Cruz takes about 1 to 1.5 hours. Once here, you'll take a rest and enjoy a well-rewarded view of San Juan La Laguna and
Lake Atitlán. The lake is especially beautiful from this place.

What to Bring:

Hiking shoes, comfortable clothes, hat, sunscreen, and camera.

What's Included:

Guide

Transportation

Many of our tours and activities offer transportation pick up & drop off options from several locations and destinations. Options vary by tour, see “More Time and Rates” for full details.

What to Bring:

Hiking shoes, comfortable clothes, hat, sunscreen, and camera.

What's Included:

Guide

Transportation

Many of our tours and activities offer transportation pick up & drop off options from several locations and destinations. Options vary by tour, see “More Time and Rates” for full details.

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