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Finca El Patrocinio - Other Activity Retalhuleu - Guatemala

The 140 hectare (345 ac.) Patrocinio Reserve includes a variety of different habitats and is dedicated to conservation and restoration of the natural environment. The reserve is also involved in agrotourism, working with and supporting a local community of 10 families. Visitors can engage in some birdwatching from the trails or the observation tower, hiking or re-connecting with nature. A variety of tours are available, including ziplining, mountain biking and a general tour of the area.

Accommodation is in one of three rooms, with private bathroom in the comfortable lodge. The finca can be reached by a combination of walking and the Comunidad Alianza bus, pick-ups or hitching. Otherwise take a taxi from Reu.

Any stays or tours should be booked a few days in advance.


Retalhuleu, Guatemala

Other Activity

Getting There

15km from Cuatro Caminos (crossroads to Reu), take road to left at Cuatro Caminos

Price Description:

$100 per person in double room with private bathroom (includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the use of the observation tower, zipline, trails, guiding).

Camping $5, individual meals from $9 to $12.

Ziplining $15, Birdwatching $10 (trails + tower, half a day), Tour of plantation $6 + $10 per group for guide.Payments in quetzals or US dollars.

Relative price: High End

Travel Skills: None

Contact Information:
Phone: (502) 7771 4393, (502) 5203 5701

Here are other activities in and around Retalhuleu that may be of interest: Parque De Diversiones Xetulul, Comunidad Alianza Coffee Farm, Casa Samala – Casa De Cultura, Takalik Maya Lodge and Parque Acuático Xocomil.

By Kathryn
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14 May 2010

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