Search
Hotel Deals
date_range
date_range
map
Map &
Directions
mode_edit
Write a Tip
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
"Antigua Market
"Antigua Market Cooking Class and Choco Museum from Guatemala City""Pick up from your hotel in Guatemala City will be at 8:30am. Your guide will take you to the Antigua street market to take a 2-hour tour where you can see and smell the ingredients used for Guatemalan cooking. After your market tour you will return to th your expert chef will start by teaching you about the Spanish and Mayan cultural influences on Guatemalan flavors. Learn about the staple ingredients and foods used by natives including corn peppers and beans. For your own meal you’ll get to prepare one main dish
From $169.00
 
Antigua Market Cooking Class and Choco Museum in Antigua
"Pick up from your hotel in Guatemala City will be at 8:30am. Your guide will take you to the Antigua street market to take a 2-hour tour where you can see and smell the ingredients used for Guatemalan cooking. After your market tour you will return to th your expert chef will start by teaching you about the Spanish and Mayan cultural influences on Guatemalan flavors. Learn about the staple ingredients and foods used by natives including corn peppers and beans. For your own meal you’ll get to prepare one main dish such as hilachas or tamales two side dishes and one dessert
From $150.00
 
Quetzaltenango Street Food Tour
"You will start this tour walking   the 14th Avenue one block away from  the most important avenue in Xela to taste the Tostadas de Guacamole de Don Richard delicious fried corn tortillas with avocado. After this amazing experience you will walk walk to the 4th street to visit Doña Josefina Indigenous local K’iche woman here you will drink atolito de Elote and eat famous chuchitos with tomato sauce.You  will take a cooking class from Doña Letty and  learn how to prepare the Rellenitos famous in Guatemala for the combination of plantains (bananas) and sweet beans.For Lunch or dinner you cannot miss the Quichom (lunch) with rice and made hand tortillas
From $32.00

More Restaurants in Antigua Guatemala

Café Condessa

This is a busy café on the west side of the Parque Central, opposite the cathedral. To get to it you must walk through the great little bookshop of the same name, and past a tour agency desk and a...
toonsarah's Profile Photo
toonsarah
Dec 11, 2010

Café Bourbon

This little café/bar on 5a Avenida Norte became our favourite breakfast spot. A table by the window meant a great view of the street for people-watching; the coffee was strong and very good; the staff...
toonsarah's Profile Photo
toonsarah
Dec 11, 2010

La Peña de Sol Latina

Although I’d read pretty good reviews of this restaurant, we hadn’t originally planned to visit it as there were several equally appealing nearer to our hotel. But when we walked past earlier in the...
toonsarah's Profile Photo
toonsarah
Dec 11, 2010

Rainbow Cafe

What a great place, we loved Rainbow Cafe/Bookshop, there was live music every night, with bands at the weekend, an open air patio and relaxed atmosphere. The staff were very friendly and patient with...
jabslammer12
Oct 14, 2010

Cafe Condesa

The Café Condesa is in part of a building that was originally the home of the Count of Gomera, who was governor from 1609-1623. His successors also lived here. A story says that one of the counts came...
JessieLang's Profile Photo
JessieLang
May 31, 2010

Mono Loco

The Mono Loco is listed in 80 Bars Around the World as the best bar in Guatemala----and there is no doubt about that! What a fun place to come to meet friends, locals, and travellers alike. It has...
grandmababsy
Apr 23, 2010
 
 
Sponsored Listings

Restaurante Las Palmas

I had just read the menu outside Restaurante Las Palmas and had decided to go inside when someone handed me a piece of paper where it said I could change it for a glass of vine at the restaurant. It...
MalenaN's Profile Photo
MalenaN
Dec 22, 2009

Da Gusto

My guide brought me to the Da Gusto Restaurant which is famous for being where Bill Clinton ate in 1999, as well as for its good food – so okay, let’s go have lunch!It’s located near the museums and...
jumpingnorman's Profile Photo
jumpingnorman
Nov 26, 2009

Rainbow Café

Hands down the best place we found in Antigua, we liked it so much we came here nearly everyday of our visit! They have great healthy food at remarkably cheap prices considering its Antigua we are...
jabslammer1
Sep 28, 2009

Te Quiero

This tapas restaurant is interestingly decorated, the back room includes interesting antique colonial furniture. The owners are a friendly couple who are full of information about Antigua -Karla, a...
veblen
Jul 26, 2009

La Fonda de la Calle Real

Even though partly famous because Bill Clinton ate here (there are several framed photos in the restaurant), the food is the star. The most popular dish is Caldo Real (caldito real is a smaller...
aztraveler2's Profile Photo
aztraveler2
Mar 21, 2008

Doña Luisa Xicotencatl

Best breakfast in town. Also a bakery with great smelling stuff.In a big old colonial house with lots of seating, this place is great and quite inexpensive comparatively.Local dishes, great smoothies...
gfinesilver's Profile Photo
gfinesilver
Mar 16, 2008

Mercado Municipal, Santa Lucía and elsewhere

To get good local food go to the market and try things you haven't heard of. I like hilachas and tamales and pollo en jocón.In the Southeast of town at the Santa Lucía church in the courtyard there is...
gfinesilver's Profile Photo
gfinesilver
Mar 16, 2008

Bistrot Cinq

We visited this restaurant on a trip this weekend----great experience---food and wine was outstanding. Our server was great and took very good care of during our visit. Come to find out the restaurant...
graysonzoe
Dec 09, 2007

Top Hotels in Antigua Guatemala

Hotels
8a Calle Poniente no 1, Antigua Guatemala, Western Highlands, Guatemala
Show Prices
Hotels
3a Calle Oriente 28, Antigua Guatemala, Western Highlands, Guatemala
Show Prices
Hotels
5 Av Sur 19, Antigua Guatemala, Western Highlands, 03001, Guatemala
Show Prices
Hotels
9a Calle Poinente Esquina #1, Antigua Guatemala, Western Highlands, Guatemala
Show Prices
Hotels
Calle de Los Duelos Residenciales Dona Beatriz, Antigua Guatemala, Western Highlands, Guatemala
Show Prices
Hotels
9a Calle Poniente La Antigua, Antigua Guatemala, Western Highlands, Guatemala
Show Prices

Top Things to Do in Antigua Guatemala

Things to Do

Antigua Ruins

A collection of small museums housed in the 5-star hotel Casa Santo Domingo. The hotel, which is very upmarket, is built on and incorporates the ruins of the old Dominican church complex. Of the...
View More
Things to Do

Churches

Yes, I am lazy period end of report. Use your guide book/internet if you want the facts on them. I came here to take some pics....not a very religious person except when I travel as these seem to be...
View More
Things to Do

Pacaya Volcano

The village near Pacaya Volcano is very poor - there is not even a grocery store. There are many wonderful dogs you'll encounter on your hike. They are friendly but skinny! Please take dry dog food...
View More
Things to Do

Language Schools

I studied at Don Pedro de Alvarado for ten weeks ,I chose to study Spanish in Antigua after the excellent reports that I had read about the city. I stayed 10 weeks, and I wasn't disappointed. I am 65...
View More
Things to Do

Colonial Architecture

This is perhaps the defining symbol of Antigua. It is a remnant of the once-enormous Convent of St. Catherine. This convent was founded in 1613 with only four nuns, but by 1693 its numbers had...
View More
Things to Do

Parque Central

Central Park is a great place to get a quick feel for Antigua or if you get lost head here as it is a great reference point for to reorient yourself. Come here to relax, buy an ice cream off a local...
View More

Top 5 Antigua Guatemala Writers

Hopkid's Profile Photo

Hopkid

"Whole Lotta Shaking Going On"
View Member
toonsarah's Profile Photo

toonsarah

"A colonial gem"
View Member
Jim_Eliason's Profile Photo

Jim_Eliason

"Antigua"
View Member
VinTolucci's Profile Photo

VinTolucci

"UNESCO World Heritage Site"
View Member
thelukey's Profile Photo

thelukey

"Step Back in Time in Antigua Guatemala"
View Member