Antigua is filled with special and beautiful places, come explore the best of them with a local! Colonial churches, monuments and historic buildings are scattered throughout the city. Our local guide will show you all the best spots on a walking tour to the Cerro de la Cruz, through the beautiful streets of Antigua, and to the most emblematic place of this city. You’ll learn about Antigua’s rich history as well as daily life here now.

The first stop on our walking tour is Antigua’s famous viewpoint: Cerro de la Cruz, offering a fantastic panoramic view of the city. Here you’ll learn about Antigua’s history as the third capital city of the Spanish government and the impact this left behind. You’ll be able to take some beautiful shots of Antigua from above, with volcanoes Agua, Fuego, and Acatenango in the background.

After seeing the city from above, we will walk back through Antigua’s beautiful streets and visit the famous and important places in Antigua, including churches, ruins, monuments, the local market, the central park and more. Important highlights of the walking tour include the famous La Merced Church and the Arco de Santa Catalina. During the tour our guide will tell you much more about the rich history and culture of Antigua and its beautiful buildings as well as what life is like here for locals nowadays.

Included

  • Local guide
  • Entrance fees

What to Bring

  • Wear comfortable closed-toe shoes
  • Sun and rain protection (sunscreen, hat, umbrella or raincoat)
  • Bottle of water

Trip Advisor Reviews

star rating  Un día bien guiado con la guía Tania de NDG - Pasar un día con Tania haciendo un recorrido privado por la ciudad en la primera parte del día (incluida la caminata al cerro de la cruz) y alrededor del mercado... read more

avatar thumb simpangratis
May 27, 2021

star rating  Para nosotros no fue un tour. Fue una experiencia en mi primera persona de como es la vida cotidiana y real en un pueblo guatemalteco, fuera del turismo convencional. El... read more

Eduardo
January 1, 1970

star rating  ¡Realmente disfrutamos nuestro recorrido por las escuelas y los fabricantes en Ciudad Vieja! ¡Hannah, nuestra guía, fue muy amable y compartió mucha información sobre el sistema educativo y la sociedad... read more

joellede
January 1, 1970

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