Casa Cakchiquel is now a cultural center for Lake Atitlan, there is a Radio Station, and an Non Governmental Organization that sells local tourist souvenirs. Locate in Panajachel, the easy way to find is to pay a Tuk Tuk taxi 5 Q to take you there, there is a map below.
1. Photograph Collection
2. Coffee, or Wine Served
3. Movies shown to children and adults.
4. Radio Station
5. Womens Collective
6. Conference Facility possible for small groups up to 100, maybe 200.
Built in 1948, Casa Cakchiquel was one of the first hotels on the lake and according to legend, Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Ingrid Bergman, and other famous people and artists enjoyed the house. Today it is restored and one of two historic buildings (the central Church of Saint Francis of Assisi being the other) in Panajachel. It houses a vintage photo gallery, fair trade store, and more.
View Lago Atitlan Guatemala Tourist Attractions in a larger map