Quetzaltenango

Quetzaltenango, also known as Xela or Xelaju, is the second largest city in . There are a number of attractions in town, and it's also a good base for exploring Guatemala's Western Highlands.
Photo: PabloRosado, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
The is a football stadium located in Quetzaltenango, . Photo: Derstxmc, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Airport terminal
Los Altos Airport, also known as , serves the city of Quetzaltenango, also known as "Xelajú" or "Xela," and western . Photo: QuetzaltecodeCorazon, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a city in that provides medicinal sulfur baths, an up close look at every day agro-business and a taste of Guatemalan culture. Photo: Zigomar, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Town
is a town, with a population of 31,545, and a municipality in the of , not far from the city of Quetzaltenango.

Quetzaltenango

Latitude
14.8465° or 14° 50' 47.3" north
Longitude
-91.5194° or 91° 31' 9.9" west
Open Location Code
766CRFWJ+H6
Population
181,000
IATA airport code
AAZ
United Nations Location Code
GT AAZ
Elevation
2,344 metres (7,690 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1073096792
Geo­Names ID
3590979
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Quetzaltenango
  • Arabic: كويتزالتنانغو
  • Basque: Quetzaltenango
  • Bengali: কোয়েটজালতেনানগো
  • Breton: Quetzaltenango
  • Bulgarian: Кецалтенанго
  • Catalan: Quetzaltenango
  • Cebuano: Quetzaltenango
  • Chinese: Quetzaltenango
  • Chinese: 克察爾特南戈
  • Chinese: 克萨尔特南戈
  • Chinese: 克薩爾特南戈
  • Czech: Quetzaltenango
  • Danish: Quetzaltenango
  • Dutch: Quetzaltenango
  • Egyptian Arabic: كويتزالتنانجو
  • English: Xela
  • English: Xelaju
  • English: Xelajú
  • Esperanto: Ketzaltenango
  • Esperanto: Quetzaltenango
  • Esperanto: Xela
  • Esperanto: Xelajú
  • Finnish: Quetzaltenango
  • Finnish: Xela
  • French: Quetzaltenango
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  • German: Quetzaltenango
  • German: Quezaltenango
  • Greek: Κετζαλτενάνγκο
  • Greek: Κετσαλτενάγκο
  • Greek: Κετσαλτενάνγκο
  • Gujarati: ક્વેટ્ઝાલ્ટેનાંગો
  • Hebrew: קצאלטננגו
  • Hindi: क्वेट्ज़लात्कोनांगो (जेलो)
  • Hungarian: Quetzaltenango
  • Indonesian: Quetzaltenango
  • Italian: Quetzaltenango
  • Japanese: ケツァルテナンゴ
  • Kannada: ಕ್ವೆಟ್ಜಾಲ್ಟ್ನಾಂಗೋ
  • Korean: 케트살테낭고
  • Ladino: Quetzaltenango
  • Latvian: Kecaltenango
  • Latvian: Kesaltenango
  • Lithuanian: Kecaltenangas
  • Malay: Quetzaltenango
  • Marathi: क्वेत्झाल्तेनांगो
  • Min Nan Chinese: Quetzaltenango
  • Northern Sami: Quetzaltenango
  • Norwegian: Quetzaltenango
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  • Persian: کویتزالتنانگو
  • Polish: Quetzaltenango
  • Portuguese: Quetzaltenango
  • Romanian: Quetzaltenango
  • Russian: Кесальтенанго
  • Russian: Кецальтенанго
  • Scots: Quetzaltenango
  • Sinhala: කියුට්ස්අල්ටෙනගෝ
  • Slovak: Quetzaltenango
  • Spanish: Quetzaltenango
  • Spanish: Quezaltenango
  • Spanish: Xela
  • Spanish: Xelaju
  • Spanish: Xelajú
  • Swedish: Quetzaltenango
  • Swedish: Xela
  • Tamil: குயெட்ஸ்அல்டெநங்கோ
  • Tatar: Кесальтенанго
  • Telugu: క్విట్సల్టన్యాంగో
  • Thai: เกตซัลเตนังโก
  • Turkish: Quetzaltenango
  • Ukrainian: Кесальтенанго
  • Urdu: کویتزالتینانگو
  • Urdu: کویتسالتینانگو
  • Vietnamese: Quetzaltenango
  • Waray (Philippines): Quetzaltenango
  • Quetzaltenānco
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