La Cuevita de Los Urquizú
Convento de Capuchinas
Inaugurated in 1736 by nuns from Madrid, the convent of Las Capuchinas was seriously damaged by the 1773 earthquake and thereafter...
Iglesia El Carmen
The church is not open to the public, but the partially destroyed facade with its multiple carved columns is a marvel. What we see today...
La Antigua City Tour
For an overview of the city's points of interest, this little red bus roves around town, hitting all the key sites from Iglesia San...
Just off Parque Central, this Welsh tavern feels like a large living room, with wall-length sofas, murals of literary and sports heroes,...
A good place to stock up on sandwiches for the volcano climb is this Euro-standard deli, with all kinds of gourmet items. Offers elegant...
2a Calle Oriente 9D · interesting places nearby
La Cuevita de Los Urquizú information
Sumptuous típico food is the draw here, all kept warm in earthenware pots out front. Choose from pepián (chicken and vegetables in a piquant sesame and pumpkin seed sauce), kaq'ik (spicy turkey stew), jocón (green stew of chicken or pork with green vegetables and herbs) or other such Guatemalan favorites, and you'll get two accompaniments.