Join this 8-hour tour from Antigua and visit the Central Market located in the center of Guatemala City where you can find a diversity of handicrafts, textiles, fruits, vegetables and you can also try our typical food. Visit the most exclusive malls in the city of Guatemala: Oakland...Read more
This tour, by Due South Travels, is a unique offering as we have established relationships with specific artisans that work out of their homes.
Our first stop brings you to a village established in the 1530s. We will be welcomed into the home of an artisan who has worked with jade for over 40 years. After learning about the sourcing and...Read more
The tour will start visiting the Central Market located in the center of Guatemala City where you can find a diversity of handicrafts, textiles, fruits, vegetables and you can also try our typical food. We will continue to one of the most exclusive malls in the city: Oakland Mall. In the afternoon you will be transported to Paseo Cayalá to...Read more
On this tour you will visit the municipality of Cantel, where there will be a small traditional embroidery workshop. The history of guipil is described, a traditional Guatemalan blouse, unique in the world. As well as living with the family of the instructor in her own home, a rural place full of nature and...Read more
Guatemala is famous for the diversity of handmade textiles, produced in the Maya communities of Guatemala, by men and women. San Antonio Aguas Calientes, 30 minutes outside La Antigua Guatemala, is famous tor the two side brocade women in their textiles. During your visit you will learn about textiles and the importance of them in the daily...Read more
Visitors can watch fine boots, wallets, belts, and other accessories made of many different exotic skins and leathers. From 20 to 24 feet Anacondas´skins, Stingray Wallets, or Cayman and Crocodiles belts... this is a completely unexpected Tour where you can actually touch real Cobra´s skins and diamondback rattlesnakes.
Learn about the shoe-making process in the only open workshop in Antigua. Meet the artisans, watch them work in their various positions, and design your own products with them if you wish. Or take a break in our patio and relax with a refreshing drink while you learn about the history of shoe-making in the region.