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Zacapa Destination Guide

Explore Zacapa in Guatemala

Zacapa in the region of Zacapa with its 36,088 inhabitants is a place in Guatemala - some 69 mi or ( 111 km ) East of New Guatemala , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Zacapa

Time in Zacapa is now 11:30 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " America/Guatemala " with a UTC offset of -6 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Belmopan, Belize City, San Salvador, Santa Tecla, and Tapuan. Since you are here already, consider visiting Belmopan . We saw some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Zacapa ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Hearts in Motion: Restoring Children's Hope in Guatemala

7:27 min by metierproductions
Views: 3125 Rating: 5.00

Short documentary about Hearts in Motion's medical and dental missions to Guatemala. Volunteer surgeons, dentists, orthopedists, and nurses perform free surgeries and other procedures that change the ..

Valle Dorado

0:43 min by luismjr1
Views: 2798 Rating: 5.00

1era Piscina en el area de Huespedes en el hotel Valle Dorado, localizado en Zacapa, Guatemala, Video Tomado con Cycorder del iPhone jailbroken. ..

Maya Ruins at Quirigua

4:47 min by Peter Silseth
Views: 687 Rating: 5.00

We recently had the opportunity to visit the Maya ruins at Quirigua, Guatemala. This site is well know for having the tallest stellas in the Maya world as well as the only place where you will see car ..

Navegando en la Laguna de Valle Dorado

0:48 min by luismjr1
Views: 565 Rating: 0.00

Mi Esposa y "mini me" navegando en Valle Dorado, Zacapa Guatemala ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Zacapa is a city in eastern Guatemala, along the Río Grande de Zacapa. It is renowned locally for its manual crafting of cigars, hard dry cheese and a flavored cake made with said cheese (Quezadilla).

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Located at 14.97 -89.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Municipalities of the Zacapa Department, Populated places in Guatemala

Estadio David Ordoñez Bardales

The Estadio Municipal David Alfonso Ordóñez Bardales is a football stadium located in Zacapa, Guatemala. It is home to club Deportivo Zacapa (Los Gallos). It has a capacity of 8,100 spectators. It opened in 1951 and it was formerly known as Estadio Valentín del Cid.

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Located at 14.97 -89.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Football venues in Guatemala

Zacapa Department

Zacapa is one of the 22 departments of Guatemala. The capital is the city of Zacapa.

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Located at 14.97 -89.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Departments of Guatemala, Zacapa Department


Estanzuela is a municipality in the Guatemalan department of Zacapa. It is a small town. Estanzuela was a passing place for Spaniards looking to go farther west to the ocean. A group of these Spaniards decided to rest for a while, and thought Estanzuela to be the perfect location. As they went through the surroundings they saw that it was good land to harvest, so they decided to stay. At first it was called "La Estancia".

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Located at 15.00 -89.57 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Municipalities of the Zacapa Department, Populated places in Guatemala

Río Grande de Zacapa

The Río Grande de Zacapa is a river in Guatemala. From its sources in the southern mountain range in the departments of Zacapa and Chiquimula the river flows northwards until it reaches the Motagua River at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:15.032048|-89.555826|type:landmark_region:GT|||||| | |name=convergence Motagua river and Río Grande de Zacapa }}. The río Grande de Zacapa is 87 km long an its river basin covers an area of 2,462 km2.

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Located at 15.03 -89.56 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Geography of Mesoamerica, Rivers of Guatemala