Things to see and do - Antigua
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Antigua Travel guide
Antigua : Michelin's recommendations
Antigua, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a dynamic and indisputably charming city. Made the capital by the Spanish, but demoted further to the earthquakes in the 18C, it owes its resurrection to the embellishment of its colonial architecture, which has been almost entirely rebuilt. The emblematic Arch of Santa Catalina is a useful landmark.
Tourist attractions Antigua : Things to see and do
Plaza Mayor GCA - Antigua
As it was in bygone days, Plaza Mayor is still Antigua's beating heart today. Its arcades are the site of constant bustle orchestrated by shopkeepers and street peddlars selling their wares. A gentle cacophony at the foot of the town hall, the Palaci..
1ra Avenida GCA - Antigua
Casa Popenoe, now owned by the Francisco Marroquín University, gives visitors a glimpse of the splendour of the colonial era (17C). The house, which has been painstakingly restored, boasts a succession of rooms done out in period furnishings and inne..
Parque La Unión GCA - Antigua
The Convento de Santa Clara (1699), formerly occupied by some fifty nuns, now stands in ruins. The ambulatory of the two-tiered cloisters is a lovely, serene place for a stroll. Take a look at the Baroque façade of the adjoining church.
Novena Calle Poniente y Quinta Avenida Sur GCA - 03001 Antigua Guatemala
Prix Prices from : 528 GTQ
This charming hotel is located in the centre of Antigua Guatemala, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It offers elegant accomodation and beautiful gardens, just a 5-minute walk from the Cathedral and Central Park. The spacious colonial-style rooms at Hot..
9 Calle Poniente No. 17 GCA - 03001 Antigua Guatemala
Featuring free WiFi, a terrace and a sun terrace, El Carmen Suites offers pet-friendly accommodation in Antigua Guatemala, 800 metres from Santa Catalina Arch . Private parking is available on site. Rooms come with a private bathroom fitted with a b..
9a Calle Poniente, 40 GCA - 03001 Antigua Guatemala
Featuring a sun terrace with swimming pool, an extensive garden and free Wi-Fi in all areas, Hotel Real Plaza is 10 minutes’ walk from the Antigua Central Park and from the cathedral. The rooms and suites offer rustic décor, safety box, wardrobe and..