Zunil is a town and municipality in the of with a surface area of 80 square kilometres. The town of Zunil is located 9 kilometres from the city of Quetzaltenango, on the bank of the .
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Notable Places in the Area

The volcano, also called "Cerro Quemado" or "La Muela" due to its distinct shape, is an andesitic stratovolcano in the south-western department of Quetzaltenango in . is situated 4½ km west of Zunil. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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.

is a village in , 10 km from the major city of . Photo: Simon Burchell, CC BY-SA 4.0.


14.7848° or 14° 47' 5.3" north
-91.4848° or 91° 29' 5.3" west
Open Location Code
2,086 metres (6,844 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1434066216
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Bulgarian: Зунил
  • Cebuano: Municipio de Zunil
  • Cebuano: Zunil
  • Chinese: Zunil
  • Chinese: 蘇尼爾
  • Dutch: Zunil
  • French: Zunil
  • German: Zunil
  • Italian: Zunil
  • Japanese: スニル
  • Lithuanian: Sunilis
  • Min Nan Chinese: Zunil
  • Polish: Zunil
  • Portuguese: Zunil
  • Spanish: Zunil
  • Swedish: Municipio de Zunil
  • Swedish: Zunil

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