After breakfast, your guide will meet you at the lobby of your hotel for the drive to a nearby local community called San Miguel Escobar. On arrival, you will meet the family who will be your local guides for the tour. Your have the opportunity to choose from one of the community run tours including making homemade peanut butter, making your own handbag out of a huipil or explore a coffee farm with the grower. Each of the tours is a wonderful way to experience life with the local farmers, artisans and families. De la Gente is an organization that helps the people of the community of San Miguel Escobar create sustainable and profitable business through tourism. With the increased income, the people of the community are able to invest in education, healthcare, housing and nutrition. In this tours, you’ll be able to interact with real Guatemalans creating your own souvenir alongside the farmers and artisans.
After the tour, you’ll be transferred to the hills above Antigua for a zip line adventure. Fly through the tree canopy and between the hilltops above Antigua like Super man! Antigua Rainforest Tours runs a carefully operated zip line adventure that is close to town and guaranteed to get your blood pumping! It’s a big hit with our traveling families. The remainder of the afternoon is yours to explore Casa Santo Domingo’s grounds and gardens or venture out into town. Antigua is easy to navigate and explore on your own. Dinner at your leisure.