45 km southeast of its capital it's located one of the most important and beautiful places of the country, as well as one of the most visited by local and foreign tourists: La Antigua Guatemala. It's name, "The Antique", evokes the spirit and the history of the city.
Located in a dreamlike valley and looked over by 3 majestic volcanoes, La Antigua is renowned by its well preserved Spanish renaissance architecture with New world facades. Its walls have survived strong earthquakes and the city has numerous monuments of Catholic Churches that are today in ruins.
It's an ideal place to walk around and enjoy its charm. In Central Park foreign and local people gather together to experience a quiet moment sitting in one of its benches and at night time it's a romantic place where couples enjoy a beautiful view of its monumental constructions.
La Antigua Guatemala offers a wide variety of interesting places for coffee tasting and gastronomical Guatemalan cuisine.
It's important to highlight that La Antigua is a renowned UNESCO world heritage for humanity site.
La Antigua Guatemala offers all the comfort a demanding traveler with high standards may need. Its culture, cobblestone streets, architecture, people, buildings with the traditional colonial architecture and traditions make of this little city an attraction to thousands of visitors every year