Held over the first two weeks of January every year, Juayua´s festival includes the food fair every day, parades and beauty pageants, games and races and live music, fun-fairs and candy floss; all culminating in one of the grandest festivals on the 15th January.On the 2nd weekend of each festival half of the village centre is closed and 4 stages are set up for a live music fest. A kind of mini-Glastonbury without the mud and the Hari Krishnas.
Some of the many pretty floats parading Juayua 15th January
The last of many, many firework shows throughout this 15 day festival
First of the parachutists arriving
Fairground and ferris wheel, with a volcano backdrop
You might notice a few bold (crazy?) people standing on top of the ferris wheel !
Check out our funky little video, courtesy of Peat.
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Double bed room, with private patio consisting open-air hot water shower and toilet, plus garden furniture & hammocks - $25.00
Garden Room, double bed room with private ensuite facilities - $25.00
Private double, with queen size bed, single bed and private ensuite facilities - $25.00 (may be reserved as triple at $30)
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6-bed dorm room - $9.00 pp
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Tours, information and tips
Free coffee and free filtered water
The original and best 7 Waterfalls Hike
Inexpensive private tours to climb Volcan Ilamatepec (Volcan Santa Ana) or Volcan Izalco.
Also available - Hot Springs tours; Football tours; Juayua introductory night/pub crawl; Pupusa making classes; BBQ nights; and more
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