- 2 hours (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
Get acquainted with the ancient Poqoman Kingdom at Mixco Viejo, a fortified Maya city surrounded by crags. Visit the archaeological site, which stands outside Guatemala City, and get an up-close look at the ruins. You'll learn from your guide how the Kaqchikele people helped Spanish conquistadors conquer the site in the 15th century.
- Family friendly
- Get inside tips from a local
- Bottled water
- All activities
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Boxed lunch
- Entry/Admission - Mixco Viejo
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Your hotel in Guatemala City
Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time
Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
Returns to original departure point
Meet your guide upon hotel pickup in the morning, and relax during a scenic countryside drive to Mixco Viejo, an archaeological site located about 80 miles (129 km) from Guatemala City. On arrival, take a guided tour of the extensive Maya ruins once belonging to the Poqomam Kingdom. Discover how the former inhabitants were conquered by the Spaniards and neighboring enemies. After a look around, you'll receive a boxed lunch and bottled water.
At the end of your tour you will transferred back to your hotel.
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Minimum drinking age is 21 years
- May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- A minimum of 1 person per booking is required
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.