Huehuetenango Tourism

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Huehuetenango is a city and a municipality in the highlands of western Guatemala. It is also the capital of the department of Huehuetenango. The municipality's population was over 81,000 people in 2002. The city is located 269 km from Guatemala City, and is the last departmental capital on the Pan-American Highway before reaching the Mexican border at La Mesilla.


Huehuetenango in Guatemala offers a unique experience to travellers. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Huehuetenango*

  • Living in Huehuetenango - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 95.67 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Huehuetenango

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Huehuetenango

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.94 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 47.62 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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