Free tour

Fascinating Antigua Freetour.

Duration: 3h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on August 15, 2019

Official Tour Guide for about 25 years, Aquila Training in cruise lines shore excursions and holder of Interpreting Heritage Title. My hobbies are photography and graphic design. I been doing this job for all these years because I love and enjoy to show to every visitor the beauty of this historical y magnificent city, that has more than 490 years. I like to meet people all over the world and also learn from them. I love interacting with different cultures. I speaks English, French and Spanish.

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

A beautiful morning walk, with a tour to the empty and refreshing central square, Cathedral, City Hall, Palace of the Captains General and then climbing the famous viewpoint "CERRO DE LA CRUZ" with its wonderful views over the entire valley of Panchoy surrounded of volcanoes and mountains full of vegetation, after spending a few moments we descend and head to the Santo Domingo neighborhood with the wonderful Casa Santo Domingo to then rest a little and discover an interesting archaeological story about "EL JADE" in the Mayan culture. Then we continue for the iconic visit of the Arco de Santa Catarina and finish at the vaults of La Merced.

You will know:

Central square starting point. City Hall Palace.
Cathedral, Palace of the Captains General and fountain of the mermaids.

Candelaria neighborhood.
Ascent to Cerro de la Cruz wonderful views

Dominican neighborhood. (Santo Domingo de Guzman)
Santo Domingo House
Concepción Convent House.

Center for Mesoamerican and archaeological studies of Jade.

Mercedario Neighborhood
La Merced (entrance included to the roof of the church).
Arch Street.

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Conditions and terms:

1. Children under 12 years old are not accepted. (Churches are entered and terraces that are dangerous for minor children are accessed)

2. Pets are not accepted (same reason section 1)

3. If you think you will not arrive on time, please cancel, we cannot wait more than 10 minutes.

4. Because the Guru attends and is explaining to the group, he is not available to answer the phone, so joining at any point other than the meeting point is not allowed.

5. It is not allowed to delay the group for personal reasons, visit stores, go to the bathroom, look for ATMs, exchange currency, have a coffee, etc.

6. These walks are collective and not private.

7. These walks are not oriented towards shopping, religion or partying, their orientation is about historical heritage.

8. All free tours do not have a fixed price, they are based on economic recognition to the GURU according to the experience of the walkers. Some give between $10 to $50. Q100 is suggested for Guatemala. In the end you decide.

9. People who are drunk or under the influence of drugs are not allowed.

10) These walks have a minimum number of participants of 4 people. If we do not reach the minimum, you will be informed an hour before.

We will wait for you.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    4ta. Calle Poniente, Antigua Guatemal...
    4ta. Calle Poniente, Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
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    City Hall Palace 4th East Street and 4th North Ave.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Palacio de los Capitanes Generales
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Parque Central (Plaza Mayor)
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Catedral San José
  • 4
    Outside visit
    El Arco de Santa Catalina
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Iglesia de La Merced
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Hotel Casa Santo Domingo
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Cerro de La Cruz

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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Angela Marcela 11 May 2024
Panama City

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Nayely fue muy amable y atenta, me gusto mucho el tour. Super recomendado
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 15 people.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is 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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