- 7 hours (Approx.)
- Mobile ticket
Only 60 km from Antigua Guatemala or Guatemala City and framed by an spectacular landscape Mixco Viejo is so far one of the best restored Mayan sites of Guatemala, the ancient fortress offered heroic resistance to the Spanish invaders whom took the citadel after a siege of several months.
Royal Palaces, Temples, Ball Courts and More. A site that witness the end of Mayan period and beginning of colonization. Continue to colorful San Juan Sacatepéquez and its open air most picturesque flower market. A Mayan village that retains its customs and life style of the prehispanic period.
- Local taxes
- Bottled water
- Hotel pickup and drop-off the hotel in Antigua
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Food and drinks
Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
Returns to original departure point.
Meet your guide at the hotel pick-up in the morning and enjoy the wonderful views during a walk through the countryside to Mixco Viejo, an archaeological site located about 80 miles (129 km) from Guatemala City. Upon arrival, take a guided tour of the extensive Mayan ruins that once belonged to the Kingdom of Poqomam. Discover how the ancient inhabitants were conquered by the Spaniards and neighboring enemies.
8:00 am: Pick up from Hotel or point of reunion
9:30 am: Visit Indigenous Market of flowers
10:15 am: Board vehicle to continue to Mixco Viejo Mayan Ruins
11:00 – 12:00 pm: Narrated visit of Mayan Ruins .
12:30 pm: Departure Mayan Ruins
2:30 pm: Return to hotel or point of departure
2:30 pm: e
nd of Tour
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Primary customer name
- Hotel details
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.