- 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
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.