Guatemala // Petén //

North to Poptún

North of Río Dulce Town, it’s 38km to the dull town of Modesto Méndez (known as Cadenas locally). Aside from the tempting pools of Las Conchas west of here there’s nothing to detain you until you reach Poptún, an area that’s home to one of Guatemala’s finest rural lodges: Finca Ixobel.