As you arrive to Puerto Quetzal Guatemala meet our friendly bilingual staff who will be visible with your name on a printed sign and ready to coordinate for you to board our comfortable air conditioned transportation to be part of a one hour and 20 minute drive to Antigua. On your way appreciate the beauty of the landscape and agricultural production as our bilingual staff will inform you of all sorts of optional activities you have while visiting a site that many consider the number one tourist destination of Central America. The colonial jewel as its also known Antigua capital central America during colonial times full of history because of the role it played for the government of the time, world heritage site by UNESCO since May 17 of 1,979. An important part of its interest is that is located in a valley surrounded by mountains and volcanos.Return back to port Quetzal with a minimum of 45 minutes before cruise ships departure time.
• 6 hours
Combine city sightseeing with Mexican history on this 5-hour tour of Veracruz and its surrounding attractions. Visit the small town of La Antigua, an early site of the Spanish conquest, and San Juan de Ulúa, one of the oldest fortresses in the Americas, for interesting facts about Mexican history. Afterward, see the top sights of Veracruz — including the 'zocalo' (aka plaza) and the Municipal Palace — and neighboring Boca del Río on a city sightseeing tour.
• 5 hours
Combine visits to three historical Mexican sites in one day with this day trip from Veracruz. With a local guide, you’ll travel to the ruins of Quiahuiztlan and Cempoala, followed by a stop in the small town of La Antigua, the first Spanish settlement in Mexico. See ancient temples, admire views of the Gulf of Mexico, and visit attractions such as the first Catholic church in the Americas. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
• 6 hours
Spend half a day immersed in Mexican history on this fascinating tour from Veracruz. With a local guide, you’ll travel to two sites of importance in Mexico’s long past — the Mesoamerican archaeological ruins of Cempoala and the small town of La Antigua, the first Spanish settlement in Mexico. See ancient temples and other structures at Cempoala, and visit attractions like the first Catholic church in the Americas and the house of Hernán Cortés in La Antigua.
• 5 hours