Hiking day in the fabulous Chicabal Volcano and Laguna on private tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

511913


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for mature teenagers.

Kids must be under parents supervision all the time.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), Italian (basic), English (advanced)

Exploring the most important ceremonial center of the Mam culture with a private guide


Highlands in Guatemala owns the most wonderful volcanoes and mountains to go hiking.
The Chicabal Lagoon and volcano is considered one of the most sacred and ecological sites for the practice of the Mayan cosmovision. The volcano is used for carrying out the traditional Mayan ceremonies all over the year.

This picturesque volcano mixes Mayan-Mam spirituality and stunning mountain scenery with the mysterious lake in the crater of the volcano and its mystical cloud forest.

A community tourism project where locals protect and get benefits from their own land. Preserving the flora and fauna of the forest.

This is a moderate hike, will take two and a half hours to get up the top and one an a half to go down.

If you have specific requirements for a larger group, pricing inquiries or if your preferred start time isn't listed, please send me a message, I will be happy to arrange it for you.

Itinerary

Pick up at your hotel in Quetzaltenango.
Parking at the base of the volcano and starting the hike.
Getting the top of the volcano
Going down the stairs
A time to eat (Box lunch)
Walking around the lagoon
Departure time
Arriving Quetzaltenango

What to bring?

Confortable shoes
Sunglasses
Suncream
A camera
A stick
Water

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel

Duration: 6 hours

It also can change depending on the strength and speed of the trekker.

Transportation

Hyundai H1 minivan, with ample interior space, air conditioner, an easy entry, and end exit sliding door and seating for 8 passengers.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Box lunch.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

300 Quetzales - During the tour, you could need some money to buy food, water or fruits to eat while we are trekking.

Note: Dollars and Credit card are not accepted at this places, so it's better to bring enough Quetzales.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses

Restrictions

I am not a driver guide but I can arrange transportation.

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    511913


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for mature teenagers.

    Kids must be under parents supervision all the time.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Spanish (fluent), Italian (basic), English (advanced)

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