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.
9a Calle Poniente y 4a Avenida Sur #1 GCA - 03001 Antigua Guatemala
Located in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Antigua Guatemala, Casa Encantada is 500 metres from the city’s cathedral. It features charming, individually decorated rooms, a restaurant and an outdoor swimming pool set in gardens. Each spacious room ..
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..
6a. calle poniente num 27 A GCA - 03001 Antigua Guatemala
Prix Prices from : 600 GTQ
Located on a cobblestone street just 3 blocks from Parque Central, this hotel offers complimentary Wi-Fi and there is a 24-hour reception desk and security. All rooms at Hotel EuroMaya feature an elegant, colonial-style décor. In-room amenities incl..