Visiting the Chichicastenango Market in Guatemala | The largest market in Central America can be found in the indigenous highland town of Chichicastenango, Guatemala. Exploring this large and authentic local market is an amazing and unique experience, as you observe the fascinating Mayan culture & traditions and shop for beautiful handmade items. Read my blog post to learn more about Chichicastenango!

Visiting The Chichicastenango Market in Guatemala

The Chichicastenango Market located in a small indingeous Mayan town in Guatemala, is one of the largest and most well-known markets in Central America.

Chichicastenango, Guatemala at the market. 95 percent indigenous Mayan population. I rode here in the back of a pickup.

"Market Day" - Chichicastenango Quiche - Guatemala Catholic Church in Guatemala Chichicastenango market day. ~ I've been here. What an incredible experience it was!

Chichicastenango market, Guatemala- been there. An amazing and completely overwhelming experience all at once. Miss it!

Chichicastenango market, Guatemala- been there. An amazing and completely overwhelming experience all at once.

Ruins, volcanoes, lakes, villages & markets... Guatemala is a country of adventure & culture, with Maya traditions alive & well. The top destinations are Antigua, Tikal, Lake Atitlan, Semuc Champey & Chichicastenango but there are also many other interesting places to visit. Find out what to see & do in our ultimate travel guide to the Best of Guatemala!

Guatemala Travel Guide: Top 15 Places to Visit

Guatemala is a country of adventure & culture, with Maya traditions alive & well - find out what to see & do in our travel guide to the Best of Guatemala

Colorful cemetary, Chichicastenango, Guatemala

Colorful cemetary, Chichicastenango, Guatemala - Saw this many times from the back of our truck as we traveled to the community around Chichi.

Want to buy some beautiful Mayan souveniers in Guatemala? We'll tell you why Chichicastenango market can be skipped!

Chichicastenango Market: Save Your Pennies

Want to buy some beautiful Mayan souveniers in Guatemala? We& tell you why Chichicastenango market can be skipped!

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