Info about Poptún, Departamento del Petén (Guatemala)

Poptún region is Departamento del Petén, in Guatemala (GT).

Alternate names are PON, Poctum, Poctun, Poctún, Poptun, Poptún, Santa Barbara, Santa Bárbara, latitude is 16.3311100, and longitude is -89.4169400.

In Poptún are settled 42.996 inhabitants, this region timezone is America/Guatemala (America/Guatemala_cet).

Things you can do in Poptún are caves in all Guatemala.


More details about Poptún in Guatemala (GT)

Located in time zone UTC−06:00 (valid for standard time).

In Poptún live 42.996 inhabitants, if we consider 2002 latest census. You need to have a call local numbers. You can call phone numbers by dialing 502 as local dialing code. It’s zip code is 17012, for this reason, if you want to send anything by post on your travel it can be used 17012 post code as per description.

Poptún size is 1766 square km., good if you’d like to travel to a metropolis, busy full of attractions and entertainment. In this city you may spend big money because of Poptún high housing prices, and for this reason you could find it like your basecamp in order to find SPAs and Thermal baths tired by visiting the big city.

Its elevation above mean sea level, technically meters above mean sea level (MAMSL), is 536 meters. This is why this city is a perfect trip destination if you want high mountains to visit in your next trip and love hiking while you are on a vacation to see a new place.

Near Poptún you can find cities like Sayaxché, Dolores. As those cities are very close you and your friends can easily visit those near trip destinations to explore more Guatemala.

Poptún Patron is Peter of Verona.

For data on Poptún please check its website http://www.inforpressca.com/poptun.

Poptún things to do and activities: best trip destination for:

  • caves.

    Interactive Poptún (Guatemala) Map and attractions

    Interactive map of Poptún, Departamento del Petén Guatemala (GT).