Why visit Antigua Guatemala?

  • 15 June, 2020
Colonial city, Antigua Guatemala

If you want to travel to Guatemala you should make a stop to the colonial city and know that Antigua Guatemala is one of the most visited places in America.

On October 26 of the year 1979, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) declared the Colonial City of Antigua Guatemala Cultural Heritage of Humanity, reason for much pride for Guatemalans.

Antigua Guatemala is well known for its Boutique Hotels, colloquial coffee places, handcrafted goods, and of course, the famous dulcer√≠as (candy stores) — prepare for long waiting lines. There are also fun outdoor activities such as climbing volcanoes, visit the ruins, horseback riding and coffee farm tours.

People who visit Antigua Guatemala enjoy its beautiful landscapes, peaceful walks, colonial architecture, volcanoes and exclusive, authentic cuisine.