Guatemala - Antigua (Chapter)
This is the Antigua chapter from Lonely Planet's Guatemala guidebook.
A place of rare beauty, major historical significance and vibrant culture, Antigua remains Guatemala’s must-visit destination. A former capital, the city boasts an impressive catalogue of colonial relics in a magnificent setting, and streetscapes of pastel facades unfold beneath three volcanoes.
- resurrect your highschool Spanish at a highly regarded language school
- get historical in Antigua’s myriad museums, monasteries and convents
- admire and acquire traditional Maya wear at Casa del Tejido Antiguo
- restaurants & accommodations
Coverage includes: Sights, Activities, Courses, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking, Nightlife & Entertainment, Shopping, Around Antigua, Jocotenango, El Hato, Ciudad Vieja & around, San Juan Comalapa and Santiago Sacatepéquez & Sumpango.
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