Semuc Champey’s fairy-tale quality comes from its glittering limestone pools embedded in the forest floor. On arriving, walk to El Mirador (the main viewing point) to get some outstanding pictures of the pools from above. Getting to the pools means an early start to reach their location on the Cahabón river. A trip of enchanted pools in a fairy-tale landscape awaits you in Semuc Champey with us.
Total trip time: 6 hours
Departure time: 7:00am from Lanquin or Coban
Included in Price: Transportation to and from Seymuc Champey, a local guide, park entrance fee
Additional costs: Spending money to buy food and drinks if required
What to bring: Sunscreen, sunglasses, hat, insect repellent, appropriate clothing and shoes for the trek to the pools, water, swimwear and a rain jacket from May to October.