Shopping in Antigua (Self Guided), Antigua

Shopping is arguably Antigua’s most popular activity. Tourists find themselves here, in Antigua, spoiled for choice with a terrific collection of souvenirs, textiles, hand-made articles, cigars, and local Jade jewelry. Regardless of your needs, Antigua has something for everyone.
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Shopping in Antigua Map

Guide Name: Shopping in Antigua
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
Author: Nick
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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 (must see)

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 local market is the right place for those who are searching for crafts, gifts, and local accessories.
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Craft Market

5) Craft Market (must see)

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.
Parque Central in Antigua

Parque Central in Antigua

Parque Central is the most prominent landmark in Antigua. What makes the park so popular is the opportunity to visit a wide number of other famous buildings inside the lush lawns. Take a day or two to visit this special piece of Antigua's history.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.3 km
Antigua Religious Tour (Part 1)

Antigua Religious Tour (Part 1)

Antigua is Guatemala’s most spectacular city thanks to its beautiful architecture and religious artifacts. Unfortunately, several of the prized buildings were partly damaged by the 18th century earthquakes, but have since been rebuilt and undergone restorations. Visit the fairy tale city of Antigua to enjoy beautiful churches, cathedrals, as well as monasteries.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.8 km
Antigua Museums

Antigua Museums

Do not pass up the opportunity to discover Antigua's most interesting museums. Here you will admire wide collections of scientific, artistic, and local historical value. Enjoy the rich heritage of Antigua today.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.5 km
Antigua Religious Tour (Part 2)

Antigua Religious Tour (Part 2)

The Colonial era left a gigantic architectural mark in the Guatemala city of Antigua. Inside the city of Antigua, tourists will cherish the plethora of beautiful churches and monasteries. Relive Guatemala's glorious colonial days and learn how the word of God was spread in those times.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 km
The Ruins of Antigua

The Ruins of Antigua

It would appear as if the time machine has finally been invented in a place none other than Antigua. The glorious city of Antigua offers so much history beyond its streets and buildings, fountains and courtyards, that the great ruins of the city are almost impossible to explore in a single day.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.2 km
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 nightlife adventure.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.6 km