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3 to 5 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Uncover the hidden secrets of the Kaqchikel Kingdom on this incredible tour of the Iximche Archaeological Site. Follow an expert guide through the land conquered by Spaniards and widely recognized as the first capital of the Kingdom of Guatemala. You'll journey from 125 miles outside Guatemala City and visit Tecpan for a traditional lunch (own expense) as part of this memorable historical tour.
- Family friendly
- Step back in time on a history tour
- All entrance fees included
- Hotel pickup included
- Led by a local guide
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Driver and guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Bottle with water
Food and drinks, unless specified
Departure & Return
Return DetailsReturns to original departure point
What To Expect
Meet your driver at 7:30 am at your Guatemala City hotel and travel some 125 miles outside the capital to one of the nation's most famous archaeological sites. You'll learn about the land once conquered by Spaniards and gain a deeper understanding of this nation's unique past. Enjoy a traditional lunch in Tecpan before returning to your hotel.
This mayan-kakchikel site is located to 60 miles (95 kms) away from Guatemala City where was established the first capital of Guatemala at the time when Spanish conquerors arrive. This site has a long pre-Columbian history, many fascinating buildings and 2 Mayans ballcourt. It is possible to witness Mayan´s spiritual ceremonies on the site. If you are hosted in Guatemala City you will be picked up between 7:30am and 8:00am, if you are hosted in Antigua you will be picked up between 9:00am and 9:30am. You will be arriving to Iximché around 11am and to get to know the vintage structures and temples, learn about its history and a nice walk through the site. If you are staying at Antigua you will be back around 3 pm, and for Guatemala City around 4 pm.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- May be operated by a multilingual guide
- A minimum of 2 person per booking is required
- Please let us know if you have a specific health or diet condition
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY GUATODO
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
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