Semuc Champey

Semuc Champey at Alta VerapazIt is located in the Lanquín Municipality over the Cahabón River. Semuc Champey is built by a natural bridge of stone of approximately 500 meters of extension inside it the Cahabon River immerses in this place known as siguán. In the surface are formed 7 emerald swimming pools from 1 to 3 meters deep, feeding by spring from the mountains.

These swimming pools are located in a small canyon formed by sedimentary and limestone rock founded in the highlands of  he Polochic Valley. By the characteristics of the warm subtropical very humid forest, there is a range of flora and arboreal canopy.

The access to this site is by a road without pave, in good state, passable all the year and of there until Semuch Champey (8kms) in vehicle of double transmission or on foot.

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