Welcome to San Lorenzo

With road access only completed in the mid-1990s, the area still has the air of a forgotten outpost. It is extremely poor, tourism is barely developed and getting around isn’t easy. But if you like the vibe of old port cities, you might enjoy the atmosphere here.

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$148 Classes & Workshops

Quitapena dolls, carpentry and Childrens school San Lorenzo El Cubo

You will visit the school's facilities, meet the students and learn more about children in Guatemala, our programs and what education is like in Guatemala. Local workshops: After learning all about the NGO and the schools, you will walk through San Lorenzo el Cubo to Don Ronny and Doña Rosa's house. Her three children attend the children's schools in Guatemala. A common occupation for the women In San Lorenzo the cube is to make dolls of concern. The Dollies Quitapenas are traditional Mayan dolls that the Guatemalans put under the pillow when they sleep to get rid of their worries. A meaningful and beautiful souvenir to take home! On this trip, our guide and Doña Rosa will tell you more about the legend and history of the dolls of concern as they show you how to make your own, using local materials. Carpentry is another important industry in San Lorenzo el Cubo, besides being the profession of Don Ronny. The furniture shop is a family run business where Ronny and his colleagues produce chairs, tables, beds and other home furnishings. You'll see real Guatemalan craftsmanship here. After these fun and educational visits, you will return to Antigua by chicken bus, with your own handmade Quitapena doll!

$148 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Tour and Workshop of Coffee and Chocolate

Guatemalan coffee is world famous and you can not leave Antigua without taking a coffee tour. Our Coffee and Chocolate Tour takes you to San Lorenzo el Cubo to visit a local coffee business of small lots owned by women. You will meet Carmen, the owner, who will guide you in the coffee process, from tree to cup. San Lorenzo el Cubo y Niños de Guatemala School: El Porvenir: The Coffee and Chocolate Tour begins with an exciting start: a ride on the colorful and chaotic chicken bus, an experience that can not be omitted if you want to understand life Guatemalan daily After a short bus ride, you will arrive at San Lorenzo el Cubo. Strolling through the city, our guide will tell you all about life in San Lorenzo and Guatemala in general. In San Lorenzo el Cubo, the elementary school EL Porvenir de Niños de Guatemala provides education to almost 200 children who otherwise would not have been able to go to school. You can visit the school facilities, meet the students and learn more about Children of Guatemala, our programs and how is education in Guatemala. Finca de Café: In El Porvenir, you will meet Carmen, a local coffee business owner who will take you to her family's traditional Guatemalan coffee plantation, where she will learn about the plantation, the coffee production process and its history in Guatemala. After touring the coffee fields, you will learn how to clean, toast, grind and prepare coffee at Carmen's house. While enjoying a delicious cup of coffee, Carmen will tell you more about her history and her daily life in Guatemala. Traditional Guatemalan handmade chocolate: At Carmen's house, you will also learn how to make traditional Guatemalan chocolate, a popular drink with a rich history. This is the second product that is produced and sold by Carmen's family. She will explain and demonstrate the production process while enjoying a cup. If you wish, you can buy homemade coffee and chocolate from Carmen to support her family business.

$189 Day Trips & Excursions

Full-Day Tour of Portobelo Forts and Caribbean Beaches from Panama City, Panama

Colon is the province of my heart. I was born and raised there. As any other place, it has very good things and others not so good. In Colon you can take the oldest transoceanic train, visit the new locks of the Panama Canal in the Atlantic, enjoy a fantastic view of the mouth of the Charges River, go to San Lorenzo or Portobelo and explore our crystal clear caribbean waters. Colon is history, music, black heritage, it is loud and it has its own uniqueness.We pick you up at your hotel. Suggested starting time 8:00 am. No need to wake up at the crack of dawn. On the way over we will pass over the magnificent Chagres River. The car ride would take about 1 hr 35 minutes. The day will be easy, relaxing, enjoyable. Beach, delicious food, a walk through the UNESCO World heritage site and the ruins, a look at the famous Black Christ, short and sweet boat ride to the beach, fresh coconut water and crystal clear water to jump in.  How does that sound?  GOOOD.If you travel is to get our your comfort zone and experience new things. We will make sure you get to see everything worth seeing.Colon is fantastic.  I am from there, so I can tell you.

$70 Shore Excursions

Cruiseline Excursion Colon: Rainforest, San Lorenzo Fort and Canal Expansion

The guide will meet you at Colon 2000 dock in front of Fantastic Casino, 40 minutes after the cruise docked.Minibús ride to the rainforest, your guide will give you general information about Colon city, Panama country and  the Canal. Duration: 30 minutes approx.   Like safari the minibús will ride into the rainforest -National Park San Lorenzo- and will stop multiples time to observe wild animals like monkeys, sloth, toucan, cuati mundi, others. Meanwhile you take pictures the guide will explain you about the animals behavior and the environment. Duration: 2 hours approx.Visit San Lorenzo Fort, your guide will explain you the amazing history of the castle during the colonial time,and the importance to protect Panama City. Duration: 1 hour approx. Ride back the rainforest to the Panama Canal. 1 hour approx.Visit Agua Clara observatory desk to see how the Canal work. Admission fee US$15 is not included in our Price. Duration: 1 hour approx.Ride back to your cruise. Duration: 25 minutes approx. Subject to your cruise itinerary is possible your guide switch order of the excursión and Go first to the Canal then rainforest and finally San Lorenzo fort.

$57 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

2 Caves in Los Haitises with Locals Expert Tour Guides ( Caño Hondo)

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Los Haitises National Park, Samana Province, Dominican RepublicThis tour visit the mangroves, the San Lorenzo bay, Sand Cave, Line Cave, The Pearls dock and the rock formation of Los Haitises National Park.Duration: 3 hours

$89.99 Shows, Concerts & Sports

Football Stadiums Tour - Superliga Argentina

Join us to vibrate with a new meeting of the Argentine Superliga, between two of its main animators such as San Lorenzo and Lanús - Date: Sunday, August 19 , 2018 - Time: 05:45 pm. Excitement, adrenaline, passion, enjoying an important meeting between two good teams like at San Lorenzo Stadium. The meeting will take place at the "Nuevo Gasómetro" stadium, in the neighborhood of Bajo Flores, southwest of the city of Buenos Aires. Meeting point: Downtown Hotel in Buenos Aires City Tours accompanied by qualified professionals - Thorough knowledge of the city of Buenos Aires Personalized Service - Tours accompanied by qualified professionals Acces to numbered seats in local side - Guide accompaniment Transfer in/out - Drinks and snacks Not includded tips and extras