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Day Tour to Antigua from Guatemala City

Day Tour to Antigua from Guatemala City
Tours & Sightseeing > City Tours > City Tours
$100
Duration: 7 hours
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Description

Located just one hour away from Guatemala City, Antigua is the most visited destination because of its history and its cultural beauty. The city of “Santiago de los Caballeros” is a colonial city, founded in 1543, which was the administrative, political and religious center of Chiapas and Central America until the year 1773.

The tour will start with a visit to“El Cerro de la Cruz”, where you can appreciate a spectacular view of the city and its surroundings. Later you will visit the “Plaza Mayor” and its surroundings.

Next you will visit the “Templo y Convento La Merced y San Franscisco” where inside you can find the tomb of the only Central-American saint, the “Hermano Pedro de Betacurt”. In the afternoon you will have time for lunch followed by a visit to the “La Azotea” cultural center, where two museums are located: “El museo del café” (Coffee museum) and the “Casa k ’ojom” (Mayan music museum).

Located just one hour away from Guatemala City, Antigua is the most visited destination because of its history and its cultural beauty. The city of “Santiago de los Caballeros” is a colonial city, founded in 1543, which was the administrative, political and religious center of Chiapas and Central America until the year 1773.