Chichicastenango in Guatemala

Chichicastenango, or Chichi as it is lovingly called, is cut off from the mainland by the jagged peaks of Mesoamerica. Like many other places in the region, this colorful little highland town straddles two contrasting worlds – the ancient and the modern. This isolated corner of the land exists in a time bubble of its own. Chichi is home to a robust indigenous culture. Chichi’s bustling market on Thursdays and Sundays is a major travel attraction, with tourists pouring over colorful local textiles and artifacts. The town’s churches, its architecture, vibrant local culture, and surrounding highlands make it a tantalizing destination when visiting Guatemala.


  • Heritage
  • Landscape


  • Unique Indigenous Culture
  • Weekly Market
  • Mountains and Highlands


Contact Us

Our team of experts can help answer any questions you might have. Please fill out the form below and a consultant will respond shortly.

Give us a call:

US & Canada: +1 888 263 2574
UK: +0 800 098 8486
AUS: +1 800 044 986

Send an email: