Huehuetenango travel budget

Huehuetenango: calculate your travel budget

Sample budgets for a trip to Huehuetenango

These example budgets assume a 2-week holiday in Huehuetenango for 2 people.

Low budget
(backpacker)

Daily budget:

  • $ 26 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 7.1 per person
  • $ 0 per person
  • Free activities

Total budget:

$ 551* (4256 GTQ)

Average budget
(traveller)

Daily budget:

  • $ 67 for 2 ppl.
  • $ 15 per person
  • $ 6.6 per person
  • $ 4.9 per person

Total budget:

$ 1653* (12768 GTQ)

High budget
(tourist)

Daily budget:

  • NC
  • $ 19 per person
  • $ 13 per person
  • $ 9.8 per person

Total budget:

$ 1151* (8904 GTQ)

* estimated local budget for 2 people for 2 weeks (excluding plane tickets).


Cost of living in Huehuetenango compared to Guatemala in 2020

On average, the cost of living in Huehuetenango in 2020 is 33% less than the average cost of living in the United States (USA).

See the graphic below for the price variation percentage by type of expense in Huehuetenango in 2020 compared to average prices in the United States (USA):



Local prices in Huehuetenango by expense type

Restaurant budget in Huehuetenango

On average, budget for eating in a restaurant in Huehuetenango is 55% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Lunch
Lunch
$ 3.9/person
($ 1.9 to $ 13)

74% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16
3 course dinner
3 course dinner
$ 9.7/person
($ 8.1 to $ 27)

66% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 29
McDonald's meal
McDonald's meal
$ 5.7/person
($ 5.1 to $ 7.8)

28% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Local beer
Local beer
$ 1.7 for 500ml
($ 0.6 to $ 10.4)

68% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 5
Imported beer
Imported beer
$ 1.9 for 330ml
($ 1.9 to $ 1.9)

34% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$ 2.3/cup
($ 1.3 to $ 5.1)

46% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Fizzy drink
Fizzy drink
$ 0.7/can
($ 0.6 to $ 1.6)

62% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.9
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.5/bottle
($ 0.4 to $ 0.6)

66% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6

Hotel and accommodation budget in Huehuetenango

On average, hotel and accommodation budget in Huehuetenango is 60% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
2-star hotel
2-star hotel
$ 48/night
($ 30 to $ 75)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 126
3-star hotel
3-star hotel
$ 104/night
($ 104 to $ 104)

42% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 180
Hotel/Youth Hostel
Hotel/Youth Hostel
$ 26/month
($ 26 to $ 26)

81% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 136
Hotel with swimming pool
Hotel with swimming pool
$ 104/month
($ 104 to $ 104)

36% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 165
Cottage or guest house
Cottage or guest house
$ 47/month
($ 47 to $ 47)

79% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 223

Supermarket food budget in Huehuetenango

On average, the price of supermarket food in Huehuetenango is 39% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Milk
Milk
$ 1.8/litre
($ 1.6 to $ 1.9)

103% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.9
Bread
Bread
$ 1.7/500g
($ 1.2 to $ 1.9)

38% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Rice
Rice
$ 1/kg
($ 0.6 to $ 1.3)

76% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Eggs
Eggs
$ 1.7/12 eggs
($ 1.6 to $ 1.9)

27% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.4
Cheese
Cheese
$ 3.2/kg
($ 1.9 to $ 4.5)

71% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 12
Chicken
Chicken
$ 5.1/kg
($ 2.6 to $ 7.8)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 9.2
Apples
Apples
$ 2.5/kg
($ 0.8 to $ 3.9)

45% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.6
Oranges
Oranges
$ 2.7/kg
($ 0.8 to $ 3.9)

33% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.1
Tomatoes
Tomatoes
$ 1/kg
($ 0.2 to $ 1.6)

78% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 4.3
Potatoes
Potatoes
$ 1.3/kg
($ 0.8 to $ 1.6)

52% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 2.7
Salad
Salad
$ 0.7/salad
($ 0.5 to $ 1.3)

54% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.6
Water bottle
Water bottle
$ 0.8
($ 0.4 to $ 1.3)

53% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.8
Joint of beef
Joint of beef
$ 7/kg
($ 3.7 to $ 10.4)

43% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Public and private transport budget in Huehuetenango

On average, the price of transport in Huehuetenango is 21% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Taxi (per km)
Taxi (per km)
$ 0.6/km
($ 0.6 to $ 0.6)

61% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 1.7
Petrol
Petrol
$ 0.7/litre
($ 0.7 to $ 0.7)

7% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.7
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
Taxi (initial pick-up charge)
$ 7.2
($ 6.5 to $ 7.8)

118% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 3.3

Budget for living and housing in Huehuetenango

On average, the cost of housing in Huehuetenango is 50% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Electricity, water...
Electricity, water...
$ 5.5/month
($ 5.5 to $ 5.5)

96% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 164
Mobile phone
Mobile phone
$ 0.1/min.
($ 0.1 to $ 0.1)

0% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 0.1
Broadband internet
Broadband internet
$ 91/month
($ 79 to $ 104)

36% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 67
Private primary school
Private primary school
$ 1510/yr
($ 1510 to $ 1510)

90% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 16412

Leisure activity budget in Huehuetenango

On average, budget for leisure activities in Huehuetenango is 59% cheaper than in the United States (USA).
Cinema
Cinema
$ 4.9/ticket
($ 3.9 to $ 5.9)

59% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 13

Budget for clothes and price of cigarettes in Huehuetenango

On average, shopping budget in Huehuetenango is 10% more expensive than in the United States (USA).
Cigarettes
Cigarettes
$ 2.9/pack
($ 2.6 to $ 3.2)

63% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 8.1
Levi's jeans
Levi's jeans
$ 49
($ 49 to $ 49)

6% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 46
Summer dress
Summer dress
$ 70
($ 70 to $ 70)

86% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 38
Trainers
Trainers
$ 110
($ 110 to $ 110)

42% more than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 78
Leather shoes
Leather shoes
$ 77
($ 77 to $ 77)

23% less than in the United States (USA)United States Average price in the United States (USA): $ 98

Plane ticket budget

Los Angeles → Guatemala City
Los Angeles  → Guatemala City
Los Angeles  → Guatemala City
$ 523
(fair price: $ 426)
Montreal → Guatemala City
Montreal → Guatemala City
Montreal → Guatemala City
$ 569
(fair price: $ 471)
New York City → Guatemala City
New York City → Guatemala City
New York City → Guatemala City
$ 492
(fair price: $ 400)
Toronto (Ontario) → Guatemala City
Toronto (Ontario) → Guatemala City
Toronto (Ontario) → Guatemala City
$ 480
(fair price: $ 395)
London → Guatemala City
London → Guatemala City
London → Guatemala City
$ 884
(fair price: $ 788)
Dublin → Guatemala City
Dublin → Guatemala City
Dublin → Guatemala City
$ 1044
(fair price: $ 899)
Manchester → Guatemala City
Manchester → Guatemala City
Manchester → Guatemala City
$ 990
(fair price: $ 809)
Edinburgh → Guatemala City
Edinburgh → Guatemala City
Edinburgh → Guatemala City
$ 1009
(fair price: $ 852)
Sydney → Guatemala City
Sydney → Guatemala City
Sydney → Guatemala City
$ 1594
(fair price: $ 1459)

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About this information on the cost of living in Huehuetenango

The information about the cost of living in Huehuetenango shown on this page comes from multiple sources, including: Numbeo, Easyvoyage and Hotels.com.

The information about the cost of living in Huehuetenango was updated on 24-10-2020.

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