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From Antigua: Pacaya Volcano Trek

From Antigua: Pacaya Volcano Trek

Walk for 2 hours to the summit of Pacaya Volcano and enjoy stunning views. Leave from Antigua for a 1-hour bus journey to the volcano's base before immediately starting your 2-hour trek with your local guide. Hike through wonderful pine forests up to the trickier volcanic ash section and finally to the sulfur smoking cone. On occasion, you can even see small eruptions and lava flowing, depending on the activity of the volcano. From the summit, you can enjoy great views of the nearby volcanoes, Agua, Fuego, and Acatenango, the pacific lowlands, and all the way to El Salvador. To ensure your safety you won’t be able to visit the crater, but you will get an amazing view of red-hot lava flowing and steam baths created by the heat of Pacaya. Take a break and relax here as you take in more scenic views before hiking back to the base of the volcano, from where you will transfer back to your accommodation. 

From Antigua: Adventure, 2-Day Hiking to Acatenango Volcano

From Antigua: Adventure, 2-Day Hiking to Acatenango Volcano

Experience the grandeur of Acatenango and the Fuego Volcano on this 2-day tour. Start with pick-up from your hotel in Antigua Guatemala between 9:00 to 9:20 am depending on the order of the route, but please be ready from 9 am to avoid delays. Then we will leave Antigua to make a stop at our station where we will give you food, two liters of water, jackets, gloves, hats and here you can rent backpacks, flashlights and we will give extra information about the tour. This will be from 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Then we will arrive at the village of La Soledad where we will meet the guides who will accompany you on the tour, we will arrive here at approximately 11:15 am - 11:30 am, after informing the name of the group and a couple of information from the guide we will start the hike to the base camp this will take from 4 and a half to 6 hours depending on the passage of the group. Also very important, bring toilet paper, I will explain to you how the bathrooms are in the Volcano: There are 3 bathrooms in total: The first one an hour before starting the walk, it is a normal bathroom. two more bathrooms: 3 hours of climbing - 1 natural bathroom In the camp there is also 1 natural bathroom, which is used by the group, in the same way I recommend going to the first bathroom in the station since it is the most comfortable. We will arrive at the base camp approximately between 4:45 pm to 5:45 pm depending on the pace that the group has had, here the guide will accommodate you in the domes so that you can leave your things and relax, here begins the hike to the Fire Volcano, this hike is totally optional it is 1 hour with fifteen minutes one way and the same back, This hike has an extra cost of Q200 quetzalez, here you will reach up to 300 meters from the crater to appreciate the majestic eruptions, people who do not go will wait in the camp where you can also see the eruptions The second day starts at 4 am where you will climb to the summit of the Acatenango Volcano to appreciate the sunrise from the Summit, those who do not want to climb can wait at the camp, then the guide will prepare breakfast for you approximately between 6 am to 7 am, to start descending to the point where we started the hike the day before, where the bus will be waiting for you that will be taking you back to Antigua Guatemala :3.

From Antigua: Pacaya Volcano Tour in English/Spanish

From Antigua: Pacaya Volcano Tour in English/Spanish

After a hotel pickup, leave Antigua to the base of the Pacaya volcano. Sit back and relax on a bus for the 1-hour trip. Upon arrival, begin the climb with a local guide, walking through a large forested area. Travel along paths of the volcanic area, appreciating views of the other volcanoes in addition to the regional vegetation along the way. When you reach the plateau, see the main crater of the volcano from a distance. Observe the lava depending on the activity of the volcano and some steam baths created by the heat of the Pacaya Volcano. After soaking in spectacular views of the Agua, Fuego, and Acatenango volcanoes at the summit of Pacaya, start the descent to the base, before taking the bus back to Antigua.

Overnight Volcano Acatenango Hiking Adventure

Overnight Volcano Acatenango Hiking Adventure

Observe the sunset and the sunrise from Acatenango. Sleep overnight in the base camp located just in front of the Fuego volcano, facing it over an elevation of 3,700 meters above sea level. Begin with a shuttle from Antigua to La Soledad village in the morning. Begin your hike, and hike until the sun begins to set to catch the views from high above. Sleep in the base camp an overnight. On day two, rise early and take a quick hike to the summit. Take in an elevated view of the sunrise. Breakfast will be served back at base camp before the trek back toward the village. Finally, you'll reach the village before noon. Enjoy free time to look around before the transfer to Antigua, and enjoy the rest of your day in the city. Also If you want to have more information, please open this link and read the document with full information. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qshMR_hMEBrNRxpGOBSx8i77E5rK0uk2/view?usp=sharing For rent: gears, hire porters or storage bags, please book it by this link. https://app.recurrente.com/s/tours-activities-sa

Guatemala City: One way Shared Transfer to Antigua

Guatemala City: One way Shared Transfer to Antigua

Start an incredible experience in Guatemala with our shared one-way transfer to Antigua Guatemala. Enjoy the flexibility of choosing your pickup spot, between most hotels in Guatemala City and La Aurora International Airport. Select your preferred departure time from six available schedules. For airport departures, get assistance with rescheduling in the event of delays when advanced notice is given. Enjoy the emblematic architecture of Antigua Guatemala, all its antique places filled up with history of the first capital of Guatemala, where there are also, all types of activities you can enjoy. Your drop-off point will be at Atitrans Office in Antigua, located in Segunda Calle Oriente, No 12, about 2 hours after your pick up, from where you can get a taxi or walk to a lot of places. We guarantee a stress-free trip across Guatemala. You'll be able to relax in our comfortable shuttle, equipped with all the basics (including A/C), on a safe and budget-friendly experience. Don't miss the opportunity, reserve now for an awesome experience!

Antigua: ATV Guided Sunset Tour

Antigua: ATV Guided Sunset Tour

Ride your ATV to three mountain tops with incredible views overlooking the city, valley, and volcanoes near and around Antigua. Meet your guide and set off for El Cerro de la Cruz, Antigua’s famous lookout point known as the Cross. After getting a close-up aerial view of the colonial city, hop back on your vehicle and head up El Hato Mountain towards our second stop. Arrive at the parking lot in El Hato, climb into the 4x4 pickup truck, and head to Hobbitenango. Marvel at this Lord of the Rings-themed eco-park and watch the sunset with some food, drinks, and games. Continue up the hill and sightsee; enjoy unforgettable views and various activities in this enchanted little forest. Finally, head back down the mountain, where you can grab some food and drinks at a Guatemalan restaurant located on the side of the mountain called El Tambor.

Antigua: 2-Day Acatenango Volcano Trek with Meals & Guide

Antigua: 2-Day Acatenango Volcano Trek with Meals & Guide

Embark on a journey to the Acatenango Volcano, renowned for its breathtaking view of the constantly erupting Fuego Volcano. This two-day, overnight hiking tour is an encounter with one of nature's most stunning spectacles. The hike requires a good level of fitness, agility, and intermediate hiking skills, as the path is notably steep. Please be aware that the only additional cost is the mandatory park entry fee not included in the package, all tour operators manage it this way. Our competitive advantage lies in our exceptional team of thoroughly vetted professional guides, who ensure group cohesion, boost morale, and consistently receive outstanding reviews. Day 1: Our adventure begins at the center of Antigua at 8:30 AM, where we'll board shuttles to the volcano base, approximately 1 hour away. Upon arrival, you'll meet our local bilingual guide, handle the 100 Q (12 USD) cash only entrance fee, check your equipment, complete a quick registration, and then start the ascent. The hike to the campsite, where we'll spend the night, takes about 5-6 hours, depending on the group's pace. We'll provide lunch during the hike, and there will be three bathroom breaks (please bring your own toilet paper). At camp, enjoy a mesmerizing view of the erupting Fuego Volcano at night, a bonfire, hot chocolate, shot of whisky, and dinner—all included. Accommodations are in a shared dormitory with individual sleeping bags. For added comfort, we suggest bringing a small pillow! Note that the sleeping bags are already at the campsite. Day 2: We'll rise at 4 AM for a 1.5-hour hike to experience a stunning sunrise against the backdrop of the erupting volcano. After taking in the view and capturing photos, we return to the camp for breakfast and then begin our descent to the base. We expect to arrive back in Antigua's center by 1 PM. NOTE: Dress warmly. BRING snacks, water, sunglasses, extra socks, suitable hiking shoes, trekking gear, sunscreen, toiletries, a flashlight, a pillow, a simple raincoat, and a waterproof bag. While you can rent or buy these items before we start hiking, being prepared is more cost-effective. Hiking sticks are available for rent on site. There are no porters. As this is a shared tour, the group will hike together at a consistent pace. Your cooperation is important to ensure everyone enjoys a great experience. DISCLAIMER: On Day 1 at camp, local caretakers of the park offer an independent 3-4 hour optional trek to the erupting Fuego Volcano for 250Q each. Please note that this trek is not included in our itinerary or booking cost, nor is it part of our operations or under our responsibility. We bring this to your attention now because you are likely to hear about it during the activity. We wish to courteously acknowledge the efforts of the park caretakers. However, choosing to participate means you agree to temporarily leave the group and our supervision.

Antigua Guatemala: One way shared transfer to Guatemala City

Antigua Guatemala: One way shared transfer to Guatemala City

Get an easygoing transfer from Antigua Guatemala to Guatemala city. Let us worry about the details and get to relax on your trip back to the city in our shared shuttle. You can choose 7 diferent schedules to get picked up from almost any hotel in Antigua Guatemala, or even from the shuttle office. Upon arrival at Guatemala City, we will drop you, either at "La Aurora" Airport, or at Hotel "Westing Camino Real" (where you can get an uber or a taxi to any location of your preference). This way, if you're catching a flight, you can avoid those airport wait times and be sure you'll get there safe and sound, right on schedule. Relax in our air-conditioned vehicles for a safe, comfortable, and affordable experience. Grab your spot now for an extraordinary transport experience!

Antigua: ATV Mountain Adventure

Antigua: ATV Mountain Adventure

Our first stop on this tour is ¨El Cerro de la Cruz¨ this is one of the best known attractions sites in the city of Antigua, maybe even Guatemala. At the ¨Cross¨ we get a birds eye view of Antigua and the wonderful architecture of the city, not to mention the Volcanoes. Once finished taking pictures and walking around the park, we will get back on our ATVs and head up to ¨Hobbitenango¨ a lord of the rings themed Eco-Park to have some fun.  We will leave our ATVs parked in our parking lot in the mountain of El Hato and head up to Hobbitenango on a pick-up truck to sightsee, enjoy great views and other activities in this enchanted little forest.  Once finished at Hobbitenango we will take the pick up truck back to our ATVs in El Hato and go to the opposite side of the valley to a village called San Juan del Obispo.This village is located on the foothills of the Agua Volcano. In San Juan we visit a popular chocolate factory called Chocolateria Antigua, where they show us part of their chocolate making process, taste various flavors, and we have a chance to purchase the ones that we liked. Once finished we visit the main plaza of the village, where we can get a nice view of Antigua below us. After a few pictures, we will head to a local restaurant and be able to taste Guatemalan cuisine for some lunch before heading back to our office.

From Antigua: 2-Day Acatenango Volcano Hiking Tour with Food

From Antigua: 2-Day Acatenango Volcano Hiking Tour with Food

There are approximately 5 hours of walking to reach the base camp, along the way there will be several stops for rest, hydration and food. There is a option to hike the volcano of FUEGO at first day with an extra walk of 03 hours round trip, People who wish to do so must confirm with group guide to be noted, The extra price to hike Fuego Volcano is Q200 per person. Day 01: 9 a.m. Boarding at your hotel or indicated address 9.30 am Departure from La Antigua Guatemala Equipment verification and meal delivery 10:30 a.m. Arrival at La Soledad village 11 am start of the walk 13:00 Lunch 4 p. m. Arrival at a camp 7 p.m. m. Dinner Day 2: 4 am Start of ascent to the summit of Acatenango 5.45 am Arrival at the summit of Acatenango Sunrise view on the summit summit descent 7:30 a.m. Breakfast at camp team review 8:30 a.m. Start of the descent 11:30 Arrival at La Soledad Village 12:30 Arrival in Antigua Guatemala

Sacatepéquez Department

Sacatepéquez Department

Our most recommended Sacatepéquez Department Volcano tours

From Antigua: Pacaya Volcano Trek

From Antigua: Pacaya Volcano Trek

Walk for 2 hours to the summit of Pacaya Volcano and enjoy stunning views. Leave from Antigua for a 1-hour bus journey to the volcano's base before immediately starting your 2-hour trek with your local guide. Hike through wonderful pine forests up to the trickier volcanic ash section and finally to the sulfur smoking cone. On occasion, you can even see small eruptions and lava flowing, depending on the activity of the volcano. From the summit, you can enjoy great views of the nearby volcanoes, Agua, Fuego, and Acatenango, the pacific lowlands, and all the way to El Salvador. To ensure your safety you won’t be able to visit the crater, but you will get an amazing view of red-hot lava flowing and steam baths created by the heat of Pacaya. Take a break and relax here as you take in more scenic views before hiking back to the base of the volcano, from where you will transfer back to your accommodation. 

From Antigua: Adventure, 2-Day Hiking to Acatenango Volcano

From Antigua: Adventure, 2-Day Hiking to Acatenango Volcano

Experience the grandeur of Acatenango and the Fuego Volcano on this 2-day tour. Start with pick-up from your hotel in Antigua Guatemala between 9:00 to 9:20 am depending on the order of the route, but please be ready from 9 am to avoid delays. Then we will leave Antigua to make a stop at our station where we will give you food, two liters of water, jackets, gloves, hats and here you can rent backpacks, flashlights and we will give extra information about the tour. This will be from 9:45 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Then we will arrive at the village of La Soledad where we will meet the guides who will accompany you on the tour, we will arrive here at approximately 11:15 am - 11:30 am, after informing the name of the group and a couple of information from the guide we will start the hike to the base camp this will take from 4 and a half to 6 hours depending on the passage of the group. Also very important, bring toilet paper, I will explain to you how the bathrooms are in the Volcano: There are 3 bathrooms in total: The first one an hour before starting the walk, it is a normal bathroom. two more bathrooms: 3 hours of climbing - 1 natural bathroom In the camp there is also 1 natural bathroom, which is used by the group, in the same way I recommend going to the first bathroom in the station since it is the most comfortable. We will arrive at the base camp approximately between 4:45 pm to 5:45 pm depending on the pace that the group has had, here the guide will accommodate you in the domes so that you can leave your things and relax, here begins the hike to the Fire Volcano, this hike is totally optional it is 1 hour with fifteen minutes one way and the same back, This hike has an extra cost of Q200 quetzalez, here you will reach up to 300 meters from the crater to appreciate the majestic eruptions, people who do not go will wait in the camp where you can also see the eruptions The second day starts at 4 am where you will climb to the summit of the Acatenango Volcano to appreciate the sunrise from the Summit, those who do not want to climb can wait at the camp, then the guide will prepare breakfast for you approximately between 6 am to 7 am, to start descending to the point where we started the hike the day before, where the bus will be waiting for you that will be taking you back to Antigua Guatemala :3.

From Antigua: Pacaya Volcano Tour in English/Spanish

From Antigua: Pacaya Volcano Tour in English/Spanish

After a hotel pickup, leave Antigua to the base of the Pacaya volcano. Sit back and relax on a bus for the 1-hour trip. Upon arrival, begin the climb with a local guide, walking through a large forested area. Travel along paths of the volcanic area, appreciating views of the other volcanoes in addition to the regional vegetation along the way. When you reach the plateau, see the main crater of the volcano from a distance. Observe the lava depending on the activity of the volcano and some steam baths created by the heat of the Pacaya Volcano. After soaking in spectacular views of the Agua, Fuego, and Acatenango volcanoes at the summit of Pacaya, start the descent to the base, before taking the bus back to Antigua.

Overnight Volcano Acatenango Hiking Adventure

Overnight Volcano Acatenango Hiking Adventure

Observe the sunset and the sunrise from Acatenango. Sleep overnight in the base camp located just in front of the Fuego volcano, facing it over an elevation of 3,700 meters above sea level. Begin with a shuttle from Antigua to La Soledad village in the morning. Begin your hike, and hike until the sun begins to set to catch the views from high above. Sleep in the base camp an overnight. On day two, rise early and take a quick hike to the summit. Take in an elevated view of the sunrise. Breakfast will be served back at base camp before the trek back toward the village. Finally, you'll reach the village before noon. Enjoy free time to look around before the transfer to Antigua, and enjoy the rest of your day in the city. Also If you want to have more information, please open this link and read the document with full information. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qshMR_hMEBrNRxpGOBSx8i77E5rK0uk2/view?usp=sharing For rent: gears, hire porters or storage bags, please book it by this link. https://app.recurrente.com/s/tours-activities-sa

Guatemala City: One way Shared Transfer to Antigua

Guatemala City: One way Shared Transfer to Antigua

Start an incredible experience in Guatemala with our shared one-way transfer to Antigua Guatemala. Enjoy the flexibility of choosing your pickup spot, between most hotels in Guatemala City and La Aurora International Airport. Select your preferred departure time from six available schedules. For airport departures, get assistance with rescheduling in the event of delays when advanced notice is given. Enjoy the emblematic architecture of Antigua Guatemala, all its antique places filled up with history of the first capital of Guatemala, where there are also, all types of activities you can enjoy. Your drop-off point will be at Atitrans Office in Antigua, located in Segunda Calle Oriente, No 12, about 2 hours after your pick up, from where you can get a taxi or walk to a lot of places. We guarantee a stress-free trip across Guatemala. You'll be able to relax in our comfortable shuttle, equipped with all the basics (including A/C), on a safe and budget-friendly experience. Don't miss the opportunity, reserve now for an awesome experience!

Antigua: ATV Guided Sunset Tour

Antigua: ATV Guided Sunset Tour

Ride your ATV to three mountain tops with incredible views overlooking the city, valley, and volcanoes near and around Antigua. Meet your guide and set off for El Cerro de la Cruz, Antigua’s famous lookout point known as the Cross. After getting a close-up aerial view of the colonial city, hop back on your vehicle and head up El Hato Mountain towards our second stop. Arrive at the parking lot in El Hato, climb into the 4x4 pickup truck, and head to Hobbitenango. Marvel at this Lord of the Rings-themed eco-park and watch the sunset with some food, drinks, and games. Continue up the hill and sightsee; enjoy unforgettable views and various activities in this enchanted little forest. Finally, head back down the mountain, where you can grab some food and drinks at a Guatemalan restaurant located on the side of the mountain called El Tambor.

Antigua: 2-Day Acatenango Volcano Trek with Meals & Guide

Antigua: 2-Day Acatenango Volcano Trek with Meals & Guide

Embark on a journey to the Acatenango Volcano, renowned for its breathtaking view of the constantly erupting Fuego Volcano. This two-day, overnight hiking tour is an encounter with one of nature's most stunning spectacles. The hike requires a good level of fitness, agility, and intermediate hiking skills, as the path is notably steep. Please be aware that the only additional cost is the mandatory park entry fee not included in the package, all tour operators manage it this way. Our competitive advantage lies in our exceptional team of thoroughly vetted professional guides, who ensure group cohesion, boost morale, and consistently receive outstanding reviews. Day 1: Our adventure begins at the center of Antigua at 8:30 AM, where we'll board shuttles to the volcano base, approximately 1 hour away. Upon arrival, you'll meet our local bilingual guide, handle the 100 Q (12 USD) cash only entrance fee, check your equipment, complete a quick registration, and then start the ascent. The hike to the campsite, where we'll spend the night, takes about 5-6 hours, depending on the group's pace. We'll provide lunch during the hike, and there will be three bathroom breaks (please bring your own toilet paper). At camp, enjoy a mesmerizing view of the erupting Fuego Volcano at night, a bonfire, hot chocolate, shot of whisky, and dinner—all included. Accommodations are in a shared dormitory with individual sleeping bags. For added comfort, we suggest bringing a small pillow! Note that the sleeping bags are already at the campsite. Day 2: We'll rise at 4 AM for a 1.5-hour hike to experience a stunning sunrise against the backdrop of the erupting volcano. After taking in the view and capturing photos, we return to the camp for breakfast and then begin our descent to the base. We expect to arrive back in Antigua's center by 1 PM. NOTE: Dress warmly. BRING snacks, water, sunglasses, extra socks, suitable hiking shoes, trekking gear, sunscreen, toiletries, a flashlight, a pillow, a simple raincoat, and a waterproof bag. While you can rent or buy these items before we start hiking, being prepared is more cost-effective. Hiking sticks are available for rent on site. There are no porters. As this is a shared tour, the group will hike together at a consistent pace. Your cooperation is important to ensure everyone enjoys a great experience. DISCLAIMER: On Day 1 at camp, local caretakers of the park offer an independent 3-4 hour optional trek to the erupting Fuego Volcano for 250Q each. Please note that this trek is not included in our itinerary or booking cost, nor is it part of our operations or under our responsibility. We bring this to your attention now because you are likely to hear about it during the activity. We wish to courteously acknowledge the efforts of the park caretakers. However, choosing to participate means you agree to temporarily leave the group and our supervision.

Antigua Guatemala: One way shared transfer to Guatemala City

Antigua Guatemala: One way shared transfer to Guatemala City

Get an easygoing transfer from Antigua Guatemala to Guatemala city. Let us worry about the details and get to relax on your trip back to the city in our shared shuttle. You can choose 7 diferent schedules to get picked up from almost any hotel in Antigua Guatemala, or even from the shuttle office. Upon arrival at Guatemala City, we will drop you, either at "La Aurora" Airport, or at Hotel "Westing Camino Real" (where you can get an uber or a taxi to any location of your preference). This way, if you're catching a flight, you can avoid those airport wait times and be sure you'll get there safe and sound, right on schedule. Relax in our air-conditioned vehicles for a safe, comfortable, and affordable experience. Grab your spot now for an extraordinary transport experience!

Antigua: ATV Mountain Adventure

Antigua: ATV Mountain Adventure

Our first stop on this tour is ¨El Cerro de la Cruz¨ this is one of the best known attractions sites in the city of Antigua, maybe even Guatemala. At the ¨Cross¨ we get a birds eye view of Antigua and the wonderful architecture of the city, not to mention the Volcanoes. Once finished taking pictures and walking around the park, we will get back on our ATVs and head up to ¨Hobbitenango¨ a lord of the rings themed Eco-Park to have some fun.  We will leave our ATVs parked in our parking lot in the mountain of El Hato and head up to Hobbitenango on a pick-up truck to sightsee, enjoy great views and other activities in this enchanted little forest.  Once finished at Hobbitenango we will take the pick up truck back to our ATVs in El Hato and go to the opposite side of the valley to a village called San Juan del Obispo.This village is located on the foothills of the Agua Volcano. In San Juan we visit a popular chocolate factory called Chocolateria Antigua, where they show us part of their chocolate making process, taste various flavors, and we have a chance to purchase the ones that we liked. Once finished we visit the main plaza of the village, where we can get a nice view of Antigua below us. After a few pictures, we will head to a local restaurant and be able to taste Guatemalan cuisine for some lunch before heading back to our office.

From Antigua: 2-Day Acatenango Volcano Hiking Tour with Food

From Antigua: 2-Day Acatenango Volcano Hiking Tour with Food

There are approximately 5 hours of walking to reach the base camp, along the way there will be several stops for rest, hydration and food. There is a option to hike the volcano of FUEGO at first day with an extra walk of 03 hours round trip, People who wish to do so must confirm with group guide to be noted, The extra price to hike Fuego Volcano is Q200 per person. Day 01: 9 a.m. Boarding at your hotel or indicated address 9.30 am Departure from La Antigua Guatemala Equipment verification and meal delivery 10:30 a.m. Arrival at La Soledad village 11 am start of the walk 13:00 Lunch 4 p. m. Arrival at a camp 7 p.m. m. Dinner Day 2: 4 am Start of ascent to the summit of Acatenango 5.45 am Arrival at the summit of Acatenango Sunrise view on the summit summit descent 7:30 a.m. Breakfast at camp team review 8:30 a.m. Start of the descent 11:30 Arrival at La Soledad Village 12:30 Arrival in Antigua Guatemala

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