Acatenango Volcano Tour

private tour of acatenango volcano guatemala

Acatenango Volcano is the third tallest summit of Central America after Tajumulco (4,220 msnm) and Tacaná (4,090 msnm), all of them in Guatemala.

In this volcano there are tons of different routes with different difficulty levels that go from intermediate to extremely hard. During your private tour of Acatenango Volcano you will e able to chose the route and difficulty that you like.

During the ascent you will appreciate a variety of ecosystems that are quite different from the other. On a good day, from the summit you get to see the whole mountain range of Central Guatemala, being the closest ones Agua (3,760 msnm) and Fuego (3,767) Volcanoes. The hike takes about 7 to 8 hours if you are carrying all of your camping equipment.

This is the favorite volcano among Guatemalans, come and discover why!

Difficulty: Medium/High
When: It is up to you
Group Size: Minimum 2 people / 30 Max

ITINERARY – 1 Day Hike

Sunrise Hike
22:00 Trip to La Soledad Town from Antigua Guatemala
24:00 Start of hike
05:30 Arrival to the summit
10:00 End of descent and start of the trip back to Antigua
12:00 Arrival to Antigua

Day Hike
07:00 Trip to La Soledad Town from Antigua Guatemala
08:00 Start of hike
13:30 Arrival to the summit
18:00 End of descent and start of the trip back to Antigua
20:00 Arrival to Antigua

ITINERARY – 2 Day Hike

Day 1
06:00 Trip to La Soledad Town from Antigua Guatemala
08:00 Start of hike
16:00 Arrival to the camp site
Set up your tent, enjoy the views and have dinner.
Day 2
04:00 Get up early to go see the sunrise from the summit
09:00 Star of descent
12:30 End of descent and start of the trip back to Antigua
14:00 Arrival to Antigua

PRICE

1 Day Hike – $145 per person
2 Day Hike – $225 per person

INCLUDES

– Experienced guide
– Comfortable transport
– Entrance fees for the park
– Hot chocolate or tea at camp/summit

** Do you want us to include all meals? Let us know what you want to eat and we will send you a budget.

WHAT TO BRING

– 4 o 5lts of water and/or gatorade
– Warm clothing (temperatures might drop all the way down to 0°C)
– 3 Meals (1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner)
– Snacks
– Boots or sport shoes (not new ones)
– 2 sets of clothes (one in case you get wet and one for sleeping)
– Headlamp and lantern
– 3 season tent
– Sleeping bag
– Large backpack

If you don’t have a tent, sleeping bag or backpack we have some for rent at $10 each.

DON’T BRING

– Alcoholic drinks
– Jewelry
– Firearms

Contact us to start planning your private tour to Acatenango Volcano

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