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Private Tour: Guatemala City Morning or Afternoon Tour provided by Gray Line Guatemala

Private Tour: Guatemala City Morning or Afternoon Tour

Private Tour: Guatemala City Morning or Afternoon Tour
2.5
from S$82.20 per adult (price varies by group size)
Book in advance
from S$82.20 per adult (price varies by group size)
Free cancellation
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
About
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English, Spanish
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
Greet your private guide at your Guatemala City hotel and climb aboard an air-conditioned coach to begin your sightseeing tour. As you travel, you’ll receive an interesting introduction to the history of Guatemala City, formerly known as La Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción. Head to the city’s Civic Center (Centro Civico) to see an impressive array of buildings constructed in the 1960s; cruise past landmarks such as the Supreme Court, City Hall and the Ministry of Public Finance, and stop to admire the Bank of Guatemala’s murals designed by Dagoberto Vásquez. Continue to the city’s historic heart — Constitution Plaza (Plaza de la Constitución) — and admire the plethora of monuments that reside there. The undisputed centerpiece is the Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), an 18th-century treasure topped by a vibrant blue dome. See, too, the National Library and the National Palace of Culture (Palacio Nacional de la Cultura). The next stop on your private tour is the Central Market (Mercado Central), a bustling hub replete with stalls selling artisan souvenirs and local produce. Spend a while browsing ceramics, leather, textiles and jewelry, and then conclude with a visit to Paseo Cayala, a luxurious, whitewashed complex. Here, you can purchase a delicious dinner and choose to spend the night in the hotel’s lavish accommodation. If you opt to leave Paseo Cayala after dinner, your tour concludes with drop-off at your hotel.  
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 3022P55
Call 800-130-2207
Important information
Inclusions
Professional guide • Hotel pickup and drop-off • Private tour • Air-conditioned vehicle • Transport by private vehicle
Exclusions
Gratuities
Duration
3h 30m
Departure details
Traveller pickup is offered.
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Inclusions
Professional guide • Hotel pickup and drop-off • Private tour • Air-conditioned vehicle • Transport by private vehicle
Exclusions
Gratuities
Departure details
Traveller pickup is offered.
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
3h 30m
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
Sunday afternoons the Central Market is closed
Not wheelchair accessible
Infants must sit on laps
Most travellers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Avenida Las Americas
    Stop: 25 minutes
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  • 2
    Plaza Berlin
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 3
    Avenida La Reforma
    Stop: 25 minutes
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  • 4
    Iglesia Yurrita
    Stop: 25 minutes
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  • 5
    Centro Civico
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 6
    Plaza de la Constitucion
    Stop: 40 minutes
    See details
  • 7
    Mercado Central
    Stop: 20 minutes
    See details
  • 8
    Paseo Cayala
    Stop: 60 minutes
    See details
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Victoria L
Lake Atitlan, Guatemala55 contributions
GC City tour
Feb 2020
Made a booking by myself which I had to pay for twice (I was desperate for something to do in GC), fair enough. However the tour was super quick and I was basically rushed through the market and the city centre, not even stopping for coffee as promised... it didn't feel in depth or worth my time and money at all on reflection, and the guide was hardly interested in much besides reeling off info... it felt super one-dimensional. I wouldn't do it again sadly.
Written 10 March 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Catherine G
1 contribution
Great experience, great guide, slightly misleading info
Jul 2018
Davis was an amazing guide, and we felt very safe throughout the entire tour, despite a good amount of walking through crowded downtown areas. The only drawback was that the tour description notes there is time to have dinner in Cayala and still get a ride back to the original hotel pickup, but apparently (unfortunately) that is not the case. We had about 15 minutes in Paseo Cayala before heading back. If we had wanted to stay for dinner, we would have had to find our own way back on our own dime. Just keep that in mind when booking this tour! Overall, though, it was a great afternoon, and we were able to see some great sights that we wouldn't have considered doing on our own (especially not at a walking pace).
Written 8 July 2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.
Thank you for your comments, we will share your information with our guide. We value very much having taken the time to share their experience as this allows us to be better every day. Thank you for having booked with us
Written 4 September 2018
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.
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By: Gray Line Guatemala
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So glad we opted for this tour
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I highly recommend this Touristic Tours and company, they are very professional and highly knowledgeable.
I highly recommend this Touristic Tours and company, they are very professional and highly knowledgeable in Guatema
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Alan537
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An eye opening tour
Our guide, Juan Pablo, gave a great insight into his country's history and present challenges. He is obviously know
keithbS8010XW
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Do it alone, more time tiding in car than at market
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Worse part is the traffic
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Enjoyed colonial Antigua tour
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Amazing hiking experience and relaxing spa!
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not for someone with mobility issues
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1greenwood
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Its a long drive, but well worth it
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Messy pick up and willing to put customers in danger
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Knowledgable, Flexible, Willing Guides
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A must!
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