Explore the fascinating city of Antigua on this half-day tour departing from your hotel in Antigua or Guatemala City. Learn about the colonial history of the city as you explore the interesting sights with an expert guide.
Departs from your hotel to the America’s Colonial Monument, Antigua Guatemala, named so by the beauty and greatness of the colonial buildings. The town is protected by the surrounding eternal guards, the Volcanoes of Agua, Fuego and Acatenango. Antigua was founded in 1543, as the third capital of the Kingdom of Guatemala and partially destroyed by in 1773 by the Santa Marta Earthquakes. Go over a cobblestoned street to visit the Arms Plaza, Palace of the Captains General, Cathedral, churchs and monasteries. Continue visiting the Jade factory and the handicraft market. At the proper time return to the hotel in Antigua or Guatemala City.