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Parks & nature in Guatemala Department

Park
“A large cross is prominent on a hill to the north of the city (Cerro de la Cruz). It is a pleasant, moderately strenuous 30-min walk to the cross from the Parque Central. On a clear day there is a fine vista over most of Antigua and the Volcán de Agua rising high to the south. Hill of the Cross (Cerro de la Cruz). the hill is located on the north end of the city. You can walk to the base of the hill from anywhere in Antigua within 10 to 20 minutes. Although there have been safety problems on the hill on the past there is now a permanent police presence daily from 7 am to 4 pm. Details of this can be checked at the Inguat tourist office just off the central plaza.  ”
49 locals recommend
Park
“Just grab a book and go sit at Central Park for a few minutes you'll love it. ”
24 locals recommend
Plaza
“Its the center of the city, with the cathedral, the palace, the public library and the largest avenue for walk.”
17 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Located 2 blocks from the house, this is a beautiful spot to read in the afternoon or take pictures of the large pila that was used as the public place to wash clothes here in Antigua. ”
7 locals recommend
Park
“Plenty of open space. Playgrounds, Soccer Fields, Hiking trails, outdoor and covered party spaces, barbq pits and covered areas.”
4 locals recommend
Garden
“In one block of nature in the middle of the city, just open during the week 8-5pm”
7 locals recommend
Park
“Ideal para ir a pasear y observar el lago desde otra perspectiva se puede hacer senderismo, canopy, paseo en caballo, fogatas y el restaurante es muy rico !”
5 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Lots of great Guatemalan art at this huge outdoor museum on a hill overlooking Antigua. Very good restaurant with nice views”
6 locals recommend
Forest
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“A hotel/restaurant, on top of a mountain just outside of Antigua, the village offers stunning views of the Panchoy Valley and to our nearby Volcano neighbors. It is completely run on Solar and Wind energy. For more info and how to get there, have a look on their website: www.hobbitenango.com It can be chilly up there so make sure to bring a sweater or jacket. ”
2 locals recommend
Park
“Naturaleza dentro de la ciudad y a pocos minutos de la ubicación del alojamiento ”
3 locals recommend
Park
“Historical monument related to the G City foundation. It eas built in honor of the Virgen of El Carmen on 1620. Has scenic views and nice sunsets, nice gardens and the small but nevertheless beautiful church. ”
4 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“GOOD RESTAURANTS IN THIS PLAZA. SUBWAY, DOMINOES PIZZA, San Martin, SUSHITTO AND Taco Bell ”
1 local recommends
Park
2 locals recommend
Park
“I'm actually working in this project, a park impulse by the neighborhood in a ravine with natural and endemic vegetation. You can explore different trails, discover plenty of murals, exhibitions, and enjoy many activities according to the cultural agenda. the entrances is free”
2 locals recommend
Park
“Es ideal para realizar una comida al aire libre, cannopy, hiking, observación de aves y camping.”
1 local recommends
Park
3 locals recommend