Cheap Flights to San Francisco El Alto

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How much do things cost in San Francisco El Alto?
Oranges (1kg) USD 2.16
Taxi start USD 1.28
Water bottle (0.33 liter) USD 0.70
One-way ticket (local transport) USD 0.22
1 Pair of Nike shoes USD 97.02
Mid-range restaurant USD 21.51
Local cheese (1kg) USD 5.21
Monthly Pass (local transport) USD 11.51
Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre USD 552.80
1 Pair of men leather shoes USD 78.89
* All price are converted to USD

About San Francisco El Alto

If you want to witness a bustling and active market, try one of San Francisco el Alto’s at Quetzaltenango in Guatemala. It’s got the most bustling market, as it is the largest and prime market with an open air in the whole of Central America. If you are lucky to strike a deal with cheap flights to San Francisco el Alto, you will be saving more for the things and souvenirs you can buy at the market. According to tourists, the easy way to reach the city is to fly at La Aurora International Airport at Guatemala City and take the bus to the town. The market is very busy, so it is advisable to wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Prepare yourself for long walks on this one. You can buy cheap flights to San Francisco el Alto with your trusted travel agents online.

The open-air market in San Francisco de Alto is popular to local tourists. The market has especially good garments, which makes it the garments factory outlet for native garments creators in Guatemala. They also sell animals, handicrafts, vegetables and a whole lot more. It has been covered by many bloggers as a destination when you get to neighboring cities and towns in Quetzaltenango like Xena. You can find a picturesque view of Xena from the hilltops of Alto San Francisco. Pay some quetzals in the church to reach the top and have a good viewpoint of the whole point. In the morning, the only thing that you will see in the town from a high point is the majestic silhouette of Santa Maria volcano.

As for hotels in San Francisco el Alto, you would be able to see some lodgings or inns in the town center. Mid-range accommodations start from $50 to $100. If you want to stay at a place with more comfortable amenities, you can also stay at the hotels in Xela or surrounding cities in Quetzaltenango as well. Some touring companies in Guatemala offer Alto San Francisco as one of their detours. You would be sure to get some of the best Guatemalan souvenirs in this city. Don’t forget to take pictures, though.

Information about travelling to San Francisco El Alto

  • Average temperature in San Francisco El Alto
    23 °C
  • Currency exchange rate
    $1.00(GTQ) = USD 0.13(USD)
  • Minimum temperature during the year in San Francisco El Alto
    -4 °C
  • Average temperature for this month in San Francisco El Alto
    23 °C