Panajachel has a great market every day, though the biggest and best selection is on Sunday.
Don’t miss going inside, as some of the vendors with the best selection are inside.
Mayan Families is a nonprofit operating in the Highlands of Guatemala, working to provide opportunities and assistance to the indigenous and impoverished people through education and community development.
Looking for small plastic items, bottle brushes, toothpicks, cheap kitchen tools, reading glasses, sunglasses, hair accessories, keychains, nail polish, cheap jewelry, underwear, school supplies, or other wonders of cheap Chinese production? Look no further.
Located about a block and a half down from the Pana market.
Zoo Mazcota, located a few blocks up past the Pana market, provides what’s called a “Pet Passport” (Trámite de exportación de mascota). The person to see is Miguel De León Regil and he’ll get the correct paperwork and official stamps from Guatemala City in order to fly with your pet.
Emergencies, phone 4769-4454
We have been serving great coffee to locals and visitors in Panajachel, Guatemala since 2000. We source all of our coffee beans from local farms in Guatemala and roast weekly in-house. Stop by for a cup of coffee, homemade pastry, and a great conversation.
9am-1pm; 3pm-7pm. Closed Sun-Mon
Variety of grocery products, including some health and natural foods. Good selection of wine and liquor. Cleaning products, pet supplies, kitchen tools and some small appliances.
Open until 7pm Mon-Sat, and until 1pm on Sunday.
Probably Panajachel’s largest paca. Downstairs are shoes and a large selection of dishes, glassware, cookware, and other household items. Upstairs are clothing and baby items such as strollers. You will also find toys, bicycles, and other sporting goods.