Valhalla Experimental Station, San Miguel Duenas

4.4
#6 of 18 in Outdoors in Sacatepequez Department
Check out Valhalla Experimental Station to learn more about ecological farming practices in a wild tropical environment. Take a short bus ride from Antigua and meet the friendly hosts. On a guided tour through the exotic gardens, the owners will familiarize you with everything regarding macadamia trees, ecology, and sustainable farming. You can also try meals made from macadamia nuts (pancakes are a specialty) and face massages with macadamia oil. The farm is a must-see for those interested in ecology and organic farming, and a great choice for anyone traveling on a shoestring. Start your trip to San Miguel Duenas by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • Learn about macadamia trees, the nuts and how Valhalla is creating a vision for the future and feeding us with great food and beautiful surroundings in the present. A special place to spend a day or h...  more »
  • A very cool afternoon. Took the chicken bus called "Esmerelda" from Antigua and it was about a 15 min ride to the Finca. It was hard to get anyone on the bus to tell us when to get off and went too fa...  more »
  • We found ourselves at the macadamia nut plantation through our Mayan villages tour. We found the place beautiful and interesting and had a positive experience until we met the man who called himself '...  more »

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San Miguel Duenas offers a handful of private vacation apartments, but little else in the way of tourist accommodations. Look south of the town center for the best range of options.
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