Giant Kite Festival, All Saints Day from Antigua, Guatemala

Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala

From USD 60.00

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You will not receive a refund if you cancel.
  • 7 hours (approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Celebrate All Saints Day in Guatemala with a trip from Antigua to Sumpango for the Giant Kite Festival. Each year on November 1st, the town of Sumpango is transformed by festivities, where people honor their dead with a display of giant paper kites—which can span up to 60-feet (18-meters) wide. You’ll visit the cemetery, where families repaint colorful tombs and bedeck them with flowers, before heading to the festival ground to join the celebrations.
  • Discover the meaning behind the giant kites and the celebrations
  • Head up to a nearby hill viewpoint for amazing views of the festival
  • Experience the festivities with local food, music, and culture
  • Return transport from Antigua to Sumpango

What's Included

  • Private transportation
  • Lunch

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • Iglesia San José El Viejo
    H738+768, Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala

    We will meet at the intersection of 5a Avenida Sur and 8a Calle, near Porta Hotel, where there is an old church called "Iglesia San Jose El Viejo".

Start time

09:30 am

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • There will be an hour+ bus ride in each direction, some walking, and it can be very hot. Please be prepared.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

This experience is non-refundable and cannot be changed for any reason. If you cancel or ask for an amendment, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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