La Antigua Guatemala´s Surrounding Villages - Culture & Color
Prepare to enjoy an incredible journey full of experiences that will delight your senses while we visit the towns around La Antigua Guatemala and the main activities carried out by local people in the different traditional towns to visit.
This tour was created by Best Guatemala to show the different traditions, art and skills of the locals, such as cooking, weaving and local crops, explaining a little bit of the history, importance and life style of each town, making three stops to highlight the most important out of the five villages we will visit.
Heading to our first stop, San Juan del Obispo village, you will visit the Archbishop´s Palace (if availiable). Then we will visit a local family, experts in chocolate preparation, the one you could taste if wanted (not included). Following to our next stops, you will drive through three colorful and historical main plazas of San Pedro Las Huertas, San Miguel Escobar and Ciudad Vieja village.
per adult from
6 to 7 hours
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Bottled water - a small bottle of water is included per person who pays
- Entry/Admission - Chocolate Antigua
- Entry/Admission - Valhalla Experimental Station
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Chocolate Antigua, San Juan del Obispo, Guatemala
Heading to our first stop, San Juan del Obispo village, you will visit the Archbishop´s Palace (if availiable). Then we will visit a local family, experts in chocolate preparation, the one you could taste if wanted (not included)
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Valhalla Experimental Station, Km 52.5 a San Miguel Duenas, San Miguel Duenas Guatemala
Following to our next stops, you will drive through three colorful and historical main plazas of San Pedro Las Huertas. In San Pedro las huertas we will see the big public laundry station and the "Esquisuchil tree" San Miguel Escobar and Ciudad Vieja village. To continue this road trip, we will stop at San Miguel Dueñas and its Macadamia nut farm
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: antigua guatemala, Unnamed Road, Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
and finally, we will arrive at San Antonio Aguas Calientes and its woman´s weaving tradition, to learn the process of weaving and buy some souvenirs.
Duration: 1 hour
Departure Point :Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up from a different location than La Antigua Guatemala will generate an additional fare. You can pay to the driver or tour guide. They will provide you a receipt.Airports
- La Aurora Airport, Guatemala City Guatemala
- PUERTO QUETZAL
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 9/3/2019 - 11/4/2021
Monday - Sunday: 08:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Infant seats available
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.