Book this one day cruise excursion and discover the colonial gem of Antigua Guatemala
“Antigua Guatemala was established in 1543 within the valley of Panchoy for Francisco de la Cueva, encompassed by volcanoes Water, Fuego, and Acatenango, quiet guardians of the delightful architectonic inheritance from the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
Our Antigua Guatemala one day short trip and excursion is a journey through our history traveling to ruins, churches, marketplaces and galleries and museums in Antigua Guatemala
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8:00 A.M. meet & welcome within the pier of Puerto Quetzal and transport to Antigua Guatemala (1:30 hrs approximately).
At the arrival, you will enjoy a walking excursion of Antigua Guatemala visiting convents, Central Park, main cathedral, The Arch Street and La Merced Church among other plazas and ruins.
12:00 hrs, transfer towards the local community of Santiago Zamora, this neighborhood is found Fifteen minutes away from Antigua, The Santiago Zamora cooperative is a women´s organization particularly specializes in exhibiting to excursioneers their local way of life in your home, an immersion inside a local Maya family.
The demonstrations start with an illustration of the local textiles you will learn the best way to form the threads until utilizing the back strap loom and obtain the final textile.
Find out how to prepare a cup of coffee from the seeds to the cup. Experience a dance with local music with the many women´s. By the end try a nice local meal “pepian” made from several species, and they add pork, beef, chicken or vegetarian.
15:00 hrs, transfer back to Puerto Quetzal on time to aboard the cruise ship.
Your private or small group excursion in Guatemala finishes.