Gustavo
Trip offered by Gustavo Travel expert in Guatemala

Description

Discover some of the most amazing sights of Guatemala with this tour of six volcanoes in seven days.

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Discover some of the most amazing sights of Guatemala with this tour of six volcanoes in seven days.

You’ll be trekking and camping on the slopes, experiencing nature at its best with the help of experienced professional guides. Two to three hours of walking each day are required to complete the tour but you’ll be rewarded with amazing memories of this beuatiful and though adventure. The trekking can be made easier by renting a porter to make your backpack lighter.

Detailed itinerary

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  • 1
    Transfer by car

    We will start in to our office or your hotel at 1:00pm to give a little briefing of our itinerary.  Than at 2:00pm we will board our bus to go via Escuintla to San Vicente Pacaya where we will start the hike for antoher 2 hours. (horse available for $15 not include) when we are in the top we will make our campsite for tongiht. 

    We will stare the stars and the activity of the volcanoes that sorrounds (Agua, Fuego & Acatenango) The view will be amazing as long as the sky is clear.  Take a  box lunch for today, we will be incharge of the dinner.

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  • 2
    Acatenango
    Day 2
    Acatenango

    Today we will wake up early and will get a early breakfast in the campiste, then we will pack every thing and will hike down to the point where we left the car to go this time to  La Soledad where is the offcial starting point to do the hike for Acatenango

    We will start at ~2100 mts and will get 3976mts to the top. the campsite is located at ~2500-2600 mts fro where you will be able to capture amazing images from the views.  Picnic lunch and dinner will be served by our guide in the campsite of the volcano.

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  • 3
    Fuego
    Day 3
    Fuego

    Today we will have a hike from our campiste to the Fuego volcanoe we will get the closest we can to apprecaite the activity of the Fuego volcano the rount hike will last for about 6 hours then we will be back to our campsite in Acatenango to contemplate the sunset and  have our last dinner on this volcano.

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  • 4
    Transfer day + Xeabaj
    Day 4 Transfer by car
    Transfer day + Xeabaj

    Today all the gear and cooking gear will be packed early upon after finished the breakfast.  We will take the hike down to la Soledad again and well meet the driver and car to follow the program, this time going to Xeabaj (Village located in Quetzaltenango) where we will still have a short hike to find our campsite for tonight with a new local guides from the comunity that will guide us to this beautiful place. we will get lunch on route and dinner at the campsite to finally rest into our tent for tonight. 

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  • 5
    Volcan Zunil + Fuentes Georginas
    Day 5
    Volcan Zunil + Fuentes Georginas

    Today we will start very early from our campsite to walk through the mountain to get the summit of Zunil. You will get great views from here. We descend through the mountains cloud and bamboo forest into the Zunil Valley and we visit the hot springs of Fuente Georginas.

    Return to hotel in Quetzaltenango.

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  • 6
    Volcan Chicabal
    Day 6
    Volcan Chicabal

    Our next objective is Volcan Chicabal (2900m). We make a tour here to admire a lake into the crater fo the volcano for 1 hours trek is one of the easiest volcanes but good for sighseen we will aim to reach the summit by lunchtime.

    We have a bird's eye view into the fiery crater of the nearby active Volcan Santiaguto and after lunch we descend back  to ur shuttle which will take us to the Lake Atitlan and get a boat to go direct to San Pedro where is located the last volcano of this trip.

  • 7
    Volcan San Pedro
    Day 7 Transfer by car
    Volcan San Pedro

    The final volcano of this Danza hike tour of volcanoes is San Pedro (3040m) which gives us breathtaking views over the Lake.
    We will get back to Antigua for the night. The farewell dineer willbe on your own, set up the dinner time with your guide.

    If you need any transfer on the next day talk to your guide to set up a shuttle transfer.

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  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes

    • English and local guide 
    • Driver + shuttle 
    • Meals: as the itienary above shows 
    • Transporation when needed

    Price does not include

    • Insurance
    • Tips for guides
    • Everything not included in the "trip includes" section