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Antigua Tours, Travel & Hotels by Elizabeth Bell - Day Tours

3a Calle Oriente # 22, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Good overview of Antigua

We came up for a long weekend from El Salvador and were looking forward to learning something new... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Swimfins
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San Salvador, El Salvador
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Excellent

Excellent, well organised and comprehensive tour of the cultural landmarks and past and present of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RedJimNottingham
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Nottingham
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“walking tour” (52 reviews)
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3a Calle Oriente # 22, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came up for a long weekend from El Salvador and were looking forward to learning something new about Antigua - and we did! The tour is 3 hours and well worth it. The cost covers entry to 2 sites (really not all that expensive),...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent, well organised and comprehensive tour of the cultural landmarks and past and present of Antigua. A worthwhile three hours that seem just the tip of the iceberg for anyone wanting to learn more of the city and culture from guides who offered in depth...More

Thank RedJimNottingham
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We toured with Phillipe and he was excellent. So knowledgeable about all subjects. His English is outstanding. I was there day before Easter and Mrs. Bell assigned us to Phillipe because of the large number of participants. We were only 7 in our group. Phillipe...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We joined the tour at 6am after the company was advised from lonely planet. Unfortunately I did not read the negative reviews here which match exactly my experience. Very large group, too large for a single guide given the crowds in Antigua and the background...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was very impressed with the punctuality of the drivers, we booked a tour from Antigua, Lake Atitlan, Tikal and Flores...meaning almost a different Hotel every night. I was a bit nervous about leaving behind my suitcases but they took care of everything, even bringing...More

Thank Hazel G
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We joined this morning tour based on some recommendations from friends. We were not disappointed. Ms Bell is a USA expat living in Guatemala for almost 50 years. She gave us background on the country as well as Antigua from a cultural, political and artistic...More

Thank SteveParker116
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I recently led a group of nine persons to Guatemala. I relied on Antigua Tours for almost everything from hotel arrangements, to tours, to travel between cities. Elizabeth Bell and her crew did an outstanding job of meeting our every need. Izmar handled all arrangements...More

1  Thank Alan S
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We used Elizabeth Bell Tours to arrange transportation from Antigua to Coban as well as to Panajachel and back to Guatemala City. We were advised not to rent a car while traveling between cities. Walter Gomez, was a very safe driver and guide. His conversational...More

1  Thank Meganne T
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

I'll admit, I went into the tour having heard mixed reviews about it however really wanted to learn more about Antigua so went for it. There were only three of us on the tour which made it a much more personal experience and Elizabeth was...More

Thank natalieandmonkey
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

I got very lucky. I went to Casa Santo Domingo on a lark to inquire about tours and left without knowing who I should even talk to about a booking. I was confused. Next door I entered a tour office and met the remarkable Elizabeth...More

2  Thank Jeffontheloose
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Response from Pam C | Reviewed this property |
But I do know Antigua has amazing ruins, and I have done the Elizabeth Bell walking tour there. Fantastic!
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