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Free walking tour of the city of Antigua Antigua tour

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Pablo
Quality Verified Registered on December 28, 2019

Hello everyone!! My name is Pablo I am a professional tour guide in Antigua Guatemala and its surrounding villages. I speak Spanish and English, I am 28 years old and I have been working in this industry for 6 years, doing historical walking tours that include visiting important monuments, ruins, and beautiful villages in the City of Antigua Guatemala. My experience doing these tours have been truly amazing and unforgettable because I have met a lot of people from all over the world, from different cultural and language backgrounds. So please join me and take a personalized and affordable walking tour that will be the experience of a lifetime for you and your friends!! I am looking forward to showing you why I love what I do! I'm so proud to be a Tour Guide in the most beautiful country: Guatemala, I'm in love with my country and all its beautiful places, art and history.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

This is a personalized historical tour, you will visit the most important monuments of the city of Antigua Guatemala , learning about its history, architecture and very important data. You will learn about the different foundations of the city and its different transfers in the history of Santiago de Goathemala, important characters, as well as the different events that influenced it, its conservation process, the way in which it was declared a cultural heritage of humanity by UNESCO, in 1979, the interpretation of architectural facades and much more.



THE TOUR IS ORIENTED ON HISTORY AND ARCHITECTURE. ONLY AN EXTERIOR VISIT OF THE MONUMENTS IS MADE AND WE DO NOT ENTER THE RUINS, YOU CAN DO THAT ON YOUR OWN! THERE IS A WALK THROUGH THE CITY WHICH LASTS 2 HOURS 30 MINUTES


CONDITIONS AND TERMS OF THE TOUR ARE DIRECTED WITH ALL RESPECT AND EDUCATION FOR PEOPLE WITHOUT OFFENDING ANYONE!!


PLEASE READ THE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY TO AVOID MISUNDERSTANDINGS THANK YOU VERY MUCH


THE TOUR BEGINS AT 9:30 AM I REQUEST PUNCTUALITY SINCE ARRIVAL LATE THE TOUR AND THE REST OF THE GROUP WILL BE DELAYED.

IF YOU CAN'T COME TO THE TOUR ON TIME, IT'S BETTER TO CANCEL ❌ ❌ IN ADVANCE. TO NOT DELAY THE TOUR



DURING THE TOUR WE DO NOT MAKE INTERIOR VISITS, ONLY EXTERIOR VISITS, WE ONLY ENTER SOME IMPORTANT POINTS OF THE CITY,


THIS IS A FREE TOUR NOT A PRIVATE TOUR


THE CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOL OR DRUGS IS NOT ALLOWED MUCH LESS SMOKING 🚭 DURING THE TOUR AS IT DISTURBS THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE TOUR....


IF YOU LEAVE HALF TOUR BY Y OX REASON PLEASE NOTIFY ME AND I WOULD ASK TO ACKNOWLEDGE ME A TIP


DURING THE TOUR WE DO NOT ENTER STORES, OR CRAFTS MARKETS, NO BARS, NO RUINS, NO RESTAURANTS, THAT CAN OR YOU CAN DO ON YOUR OWN AFTER THE TOUR.



THE TOUR IS NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN UNDER 12 YEARS OLD SINCE THE TYPE OF TOUR THEY TEND TO GET DESPERATE VERY EASILY.





I ASK TO PLEASE SEND ME A CONFIRMATION MESSAGE EITHER THROUGH THE APP OR WHATSAPP, AND RESPOND TO MY MESSAGES TO BE SURE IF YOU WILL TAKE THE TOUR OR NOT THANK YOU VERY MUCH...

















THE MAJORITY OF GUATEMALAN, WITH SOME EXCEPTIONS, ARE VERY FRIENDLY AND WANT TO RECEIVE THE SAME TREATMENT FROM TOURISTS,





SO I ASK YOU, WITH ALL EDUCATION AND RESPECT, TO SHOW GOOD BEHAVIOR DURING MY TOUR...












What will we see?

1) The Church of Mercy
2) The pilgrim fountain
3) the arch of Santa Catalina
4 the house of lions
5) parade ground
6) portal se las panaderas
7) trade portal
8) palace of the captains general
9) fountain of the sirens
10) town hall palace
11) Goathemala Cathedral of Santiago exterior visit,
12) archiepiscopal palace
13) former university of San Carlos
14) former major seminary
15 St. Peter's Church
16) convent of Santa Clara explanation of the exterior
17) tour union tank.




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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    1a Calle Poniente & 6a Avenida Norte,...
    1a Calle Poniente & 6a Avenida Norte, Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
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    I will be standing in front of the stone fountain in front of the Merced Church, the yellow church. I will be standing there, wearing a cap, a silver bracelet on my arm with jade and my guide license, and a jade necklace,

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Church of La Merced
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Arch Street
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Central Park (Main Square)
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Palace of the General Captains
  • 5
    Outside visit
    City Hall Palace
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Saint Joseph Cathedral
  • 7
    Outside visit
    La Union tank

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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4.87
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4.65
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4.73
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4.81
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4.77
ana paula 17 Jul 2024
Villahermosa

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Travelled in group - Jul 2024
pablo es genial! se sabe toda la historia de antigua de pies a cabeza, lo hace de una manera divertida y no aburrida. 100% recomiendo tomar el tour con él!!! me encantó este tour.
Nando 15 Jul 2024
Puebla

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Very nice guide with a lot of historical knowledge
Sigurd 14 Jul 2024
Escazu

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Travelled in group - Jul 2024
Pablo es un guía muy ameno, competente y preparado que nos deleita con su experiencia y conocimientos. De verdad que nos sorprendió y quedamos sumamente complacidos con el tour y nuestro guía Pablo.
Santiago 14 Jul 2024

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Recomiendo 100%
Irene 14 Jul 2024
Prats de Lluçanès

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Pablo fue encantador y mostró gran conocimiento de la historia de Antigua! Muy contentos!
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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