Unlock the adventurer within you with the “Antigua Guatemala Biking One-Day Tour,” exploring vibrant villages and immersing yourself in rich, local cultures. This journey promises the thrill of mountain biking through the picturesque Almolonga Valley and a deep dive into Guatemala’s historical and cultural tapestry.
Pedal through the enchanting Almolonga Valley, visiting the historically rich villages of Santa Ana, San Juan del Obispo, San Pedro Las Huertas, and Ciudad Vieja. Each village, steeped in history and culture, offers a unique glimpse into Guatemala’s past, including Ciudad Vieja, the once second capital, tragically buried by a mudslide in 1541.
Next, explore an experimental macadamia farm, where you’ll journey from seed to cup in the coffee-making process. Additionally, sway to the local music, engage with the women of the village, and indulge in the exquisite local dish, “Pepian,” crafted from a blend of spices and your choice of pork, beef, or chicken.
Furthermore, engage with a women’s textile cooperative, where you’ll savor your meal and learn about the intricate textile production process. This cooperative provides a window into the daily life of a Mayan family, offering insights and experiences that enrich your biking adventure through Antigua Guatemala.
Finally, as the tour concludes, you will return to Antigua Guatemala, carrying memories of vibrant cultures, historical villages, and the exhilarating trails of your biking adventure. This one-day tour ensures your time is an adventure through trails and a journey through the rich tapestry of Guatemala’s history and culture.