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Antigua Shopping Tour (Self Guided), Antigua

Shopping is arguably Antigua’s most popular activity. Tourists find themselves spoiled for choice with a terrific collection of souvenirs, textiles, hand-made articles, cigars, and local Jade jewelry. Prices are usually very affordable, so it will be a shame not to hunt for something special to bring home.
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Guide Name: Antigua Shopping Tour
Guide Location: Guatemala » Antigua (See other walking tours in Antigua)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.3 Km or 0.8 Miles
Author: Nick
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • La Casa del Jade
  • Del Angel Jewelry Store
  • Pablo’s Silver Shop
  • Antigua's Local Market
  • Craft Market
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La Casa del Jade

1) La Casa del Jade

La Casa Del Jade is a store and a museum. In the store, people can buy the most valuable Jade jewelry, including celestial stone of the Mayans, silver and gold items, souvenirs, and many other precious stones. While at the shop, make sure you allocate some extra time to visit the wonderful museum of Mesoamerican Art.

Operation hours: Monday - Sunday: 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
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Del Angel Jewelry Store

2) Del Angel Jewelry Store

Del Angel Jewelry Store sells a variety of jewelry, as well as beautiful hats of all sizes, color, and style. Del Angel also features trendy sunglasses. The shop is located in the heart of the city near Central park.

Operation hours: Monday - Sunday: 9 am - 6 pm
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Pablo’s Silver Shop

3) Pablo’s Silver Shop

Pablo’s Silver Shop is situated in the center of the city, west of Central park. This shop is famous for its high quality silver products and jewelry made into such luxurious objects as rings, necklaces, and bracelets. The shop is also sells jewelry made from the famous Jade stone.

Operation hours: Monday - Friday: 8 am - 6:30 pm; Saturday,Sunday: 9 am - 6 pm.
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Antigua's Local Market

4) Antigua's Local Market

Antigua's Local Market, located on the West side of the city, is separated into two sections – a local market on the north side and a tourist market on the south side. The market is rather large and here you can find local products - blankets, purses, clothing, wallets, scarves, shoes, souvenirs - in hundreds of individual stalls arranged in a somewhat organized maze.

The local market is the right place for those who are searching for crafts, gifts, and local accessories. It is acceptable to bargain for a better price than the first one quoted.
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Craft Market

5) Craft Market

Craft Market is a large shopping venue filled with a plethora of gift items such as wood carved masks, metal works, textiles, ceramics, high quality handicrafts, clothing, and jewelry. Craft Market also retails the goods at very reasonable prices, especially if you are sharp with your bargaining skills.

Walking Tours in Antigua, Guatemala

Create Your Own Walk in Antigua

Create Your Own Walk in Antigua

Creating your own self-guided walk in Antigua is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Antigua Museums

Antigua Museums

With a rich heritage combining Spanish colonialism and Mayan culture, Antigua is a fasinating place to visit in Latin America. Several museums in town are well worth exploring if you to learn more about the history of the country. Follow this self guided tour to visit the best museums in Antigua and get a history lesson along the way.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.5 Km or 0.9 Miles
Antigua Introduction Walk

Antigua Introduction Walk

Surrounded by volcanoes, the city of Antigua is a small yet very picturesque example of Spanish colonial architecture. Full of historic and religious sights, its most notable landmark is arguably the baroque-style La Merced Church which, once a year, becomes a pilgrimage destination for the famous Holy Week tradition or 'Semana Santa'. Follow this self-guided walking tour to explore this...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.2 Km or 2 Miles
Parque Central Walking Tour

Parque Central Walking Tour

Parque Central is the center of social life for the residents in Antigua. What makes the park so popular for tourists is the opportunity to visit a good number of famous buildings around the park. Follow this self guided walk to explore the history behind the buildings at the very center of the city.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.3 Km or 0.2 Miles
Antigua Nightlife

Antigua Nightlife

Antigua features a variety of attractive clubs, fabulous discos, and cozy bars, making it the self-designated "capital of Guatemala's nightlife." The city's nightlife starts at 10 PM and offers a terrific selection of venues to enjoy a great night out.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.6 Km or 0.4 Miles
Ancient Ruins of Antigua

Ancient Ruins of Antigua

It would appear as if the time machine has finally been invented in a place none other than Antigua. The glorious ancient city offers so much history beyond its streets and buildings, fountains and courtyards, that the great ruins are almost impossible to explore in a single day. Luckily, with this self-guided walk, you will get to select from the myriad vestiges set against the impressive...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.5 Km or 2.2 Miles