Antigua Guatemala

Antigua Guatemala is among the world's best conserved colonial cities, get advice from local travel advisors and book your your Guatemala travel needs!

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Antigua is among the world’s best conserved colonial cities, it is a magic and captivating small town that makes you feel time might have stopped some 300 years ago. From its colonial architecture to its beautiful surroundings; strolling through town on cobblestone streets, you will experience the splendors of ancient times! Antigua is under UNESCO World Heritage protection based on the integrity of its 16th-century layout and the physical integrity of most of its buildings.

Antigua Guatemala offers something for all travel tastes. Colonial history that is always present combines with an array of cultural activities which include art galleries and exhibits, performing arts, popular arts, films, forums, restaurants and cafes, and cultural tourism in general. EnjoyGuatemala with its team of local travel advisors can assist you with hotel reservations and tours in Antigua and the entire country of Guatemala or set up a personal tour itinerary for you.

Antigua Guatemala was once the third most important Spanish colony in the Americas. More than 30 monastic orders called Antigua home and built stunning monasteries, convents and cathedrals in the town. Its setting is majestic, nestled between three dramatic volcanoes: Agua, Fuego and Acatenango.

Antigua hosts the largest celebrations for Lent and Easter in the Western Hemisphere. The history of the processions dates back to the early 1500s and began with the arrival of Don Pedro de Alvarado from Spain. While many are attracted to the solemn religious fervor, others enjoy the beautiful “alfombras” (sawdus carpets) that are made along the processional routes.

Antigua offers accommodation for every taste and budget. Especially worth mentioning is Hotel Casa Santo Domingo, a five star luxury hotel that is built around three centuries of history, art and mysticism – truly an impressive architectonical site. Antigua offers an outstanding variety of international and local cuisine, with restaurants to suit anyone’s taste. And Antigua is also among Latin America’s most popular cities in which to study Spanish, boasting more than 75 schools.

Hotel Las Farolas

Antigua Guatemala
Hotel las Farolas combines the architecture of a colonial house with a beautiful garden and is located just a 5 minutes walk from the Central Park of Antigua.

Casa Santo Domingo

Antigua Guatemala
The Hotel Museo Casa Santo Domingo is Antigua's most famous hotel and provides all the comforts within and around one of the grandest monasteries of the Americas

Camino Real Antigua

Antigua Guatemala
The Hotel Camino Real is a centrally located Colonial Hotel at only 45 minutes from Guatemala City, offering Colonial style rooms and suites.

El Convento

Antigua Guatemala
El Convento Boutique Hotel is a small boutique hotel in the heart of Antigua offering the attention and the comfort of an international first class hotel.

Porta Hotel Antigua

Antigua Guatemala
The Porta Hotel Antigua provides the finest hospitality services in an area of Antigua which is surrounded by living history, tradition and romance!

Soleil La Antigua

Antigua Guatemala
The Hotel Soleil La Antigua Resort and Conference Center consists of two colonial style buildings that are situated on a property with over 20,000 square meters and includes ample gardens and recreation areas for adults and children.

Posada de Los Leones

Antigua Guatemala
Posada de Los Leones is a luxurious inn for guests which appreciate the traditional colonial architecture including a garden courtyard and built in the Spanish-Moorish colonial style.

Palacio de Doña Leonor

Antigua Guatemala
The Hotel Palacio Dona Leonor offers 12 luxurious rooms and suites in the heart of Antigua and stands out as a magnificently restored mansion from the 17 century.

Posada de Don Rodrigo

Antigua Guatemala
The Hotel Posada de Don Rodrigo is a landmark hotel in Antigua Guatemala and offering a traditional experience in the center of this beautiful Colonial Town.

Posada del Hermano Pedro

Antigua Guatemala
The Hotel Posada el Hermano Pedro in Antigua is a colonial house dates which from the 16 th. Century which prides itself on a long tradition of hospitality, security and comfort for their guests.

Meson de Maria

Antigua Guatemala
Hotel Meson de Maria is located in the heart of Antigua just a few steps from the Calle del Arco.

Meson Panza Verde

Antigua Guatemala
Meson Panza Verde is a luxurious boutique hotel in the heart of Antigua Guatemala and includes one of the best restaurants in Guatemala.

Posada del Angel

Antigua Guatemala
Posada del Angel is an original Boutique Hotels in Antigua offering an authentic experience curated by locals which want to share Antigua's Mayan and Spanish heritages.

Meson del Valle

Antigua Guatemala
The Hotel Meson del Valle is located in the heart of the beautiful city of La Antigua de Guatemala.

Palacio de Doña Beatriz

Antigua Guatemala
Palacio de Dona Beatriz is a luxury bed and breakfast located in Antigua's best residential area just four blocks from the Art Gallery and in close proximity to the finest restaurants of Antigua.

Casa Encantada

Antigua Guatemala
The Casa Encantada is a lovely inn in the heart of Antigua just a few minutes stroll from the Central Park and many other of the attractions in Antigua.

Casa Madeleine

Antigua Guatemala
Casa Madeleine is away from the bustle of the center of Antigua and offers a pampering array of Spa services.

Casa Santa Rosa

Antigua Guatemala
Casa Santa Rosa is a small Boutique Hotel in Antigua where guests can enjoy upscale rooms and suites which are surrounded by 2 beautiful gardens.

Casa Capuchinas

Antigua Guatemala
The colonial-style Casa Capuchinas is located in the center of Antigua and close to the ruins of Capuchinas and Hotel Casa Santo Domingo.

Mini Packages in Antigua

Price per person from $ 58
Mini Packages in Antigua - One Night in Antigua, Walking Tour in Antigua, Spa in Antigua, Pacaya Volcano from Antigua, Canopy in Antigua

White Water Rafting

Price per person from $ 120
White Water Rafting in Guatemala. Coyolate river class II-III rapids. Board rafts for a full day of paddling through tropical lowland environment.

Bird Watching

Price per person from $ 69
Have a wonderful Eco-adventure Full Day Tour in the volcano cloud forest taking you through lush vegetation and abundant bird life!

Mountain Biking Antigua Valley Special

Price per person from $ 35
Mountain Biking Antigua Valley Special: The best way to know the surroundings of colonial Antigua and its three volcanoes: Agua, Fuego and Acatenango.

Colonial City of Antigua

Price per person from $ 145
Upon your arrival in Guatemala City one of our drivers will transfer you to the Colonial City of Antigua and takes 60 minutes approximately.

Half Day Tour in Antigua

Have a good idea of the splendor that Antigua city lived in the seventeenth and eighteenth with this Half Day Tour

Hiking Guatemala

Price per person from $ 39
Hiking Guatemala, a Cloud Forest half or full day tour. "A wonderful eco adventure, taking you through lush vegetation and abundant bird life"

Horseback Riding in Antigua

Price per person from $ 95
Horseback Riding in Antigua takes you on footpaths and trails on the slope of the Agua Volcano. Enjoy spectacular views with this Half Day Tour.

Climbing Agua Volcano

Price per person from $ 39
Climbing Agua Volcano tour in Guatemala and enjoy the majestic scenery over lunch and then descend on foot all the way to Antigua.

Colonial Antigua Full Day Tour

Price per person from $ 99
Antigua Full Day Tour start at 8:00am, great to enjoy a wonderful landscape in this beautiful colonial city.