About us

Reserva Patrocinio, only 30 minutes from the city of Retalhuleu, is an easily accessible place to escape to enjoy life in the countryside. Our main attractions are agrotourism, bird watching, observation tower, viewpoint to the Santiaguito volcano, canopy, restaurant / cafeteria, camping and comfortable lodging.

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History and interesting facts

In 1902 Patrocinio Reserve suffered a natural disaster due to the birth of the Santiaguito volcano, which today is one of the most active volcanoes in the world ... In 1929 a quarter of the property under Patrocinio was buried under seven meters of smoking volcanic ash and rocks of the explosive and young volcano Santiaguito.

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Activities and tours

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How to get to Patrocinio?

Patrocinio Natural Reserve is located in the region known as Palajunoj in the Municipality of El Palmar, Quetzaltenango.


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What else can you do around Patrocinio Reserve

Retalhuleu city is becoming one of the most visited places in Guatemala country

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The Reserve and it´s community

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