Welcome to nature paradise
Patrocinio natural reserve is located in the region known as Palajunoj in the municipality of El Palmar, Quetzaltenango (its only access is through Retalhuleu department). Coming from Guatemala City by the Pacific International Highway (CA - 2) until you reach the Retalhuleu crossing called Cuatro Caminos, where there is a walkway just a few meters after a Coca Cola Fabric
When you reach the crossroads called Cuatro Caminos Retalhuleu, you should turn right heading towards San Luis village (right where you locate a hotel called Siboney) to continue towards San Marcos Palajunoj village. After driving for approximately 8.5 kilometers of asphalt road you will come to a fork where there is a rural tourism sign, continue straight 2 kilometers until you find the Inguat tourist sign of Reserva Natural Patrocinio and then turn right and continue along our private road of approximately 4.5 kilometers which is marked with arrows and logo of the reserve.
Frequently asked questions on how to get there
- ¿Type of vehicle
You can enter in any kind of vehicle like cars, motorcicles, cicles. You don´t need to have a 4X4 car, we only recommend not to take a sports car because of the road that is not asphalt .
- What kink of route should I expect?
The road is asphalted, of the 15 kilometers of route, 10.5 kilometers are asphalted. First you pass through San Luis village and then continue through private farms with different crops (sugar cane, rubber, coffee, etc.)
- Approximate time after the crossing Cuatro Camino to reach the reserve?
After the crossing of Cuatro Caminos Retalhuleu, it may take you approximately 30 to 40 minutes to arrive
- Do you offer private transportation in case we don´t have a car?
Yes, we do offer private transportation available for groups of maximun 4 persons, in case you need more information yo can contact us through whatsapp bottom or call to 5475-1250. Price for the private transportation $35.00 USD
Sergio Vásquez: 59033603 ó 42165934
Asistencia a turistas ASISTUR: 1510