Multi-day trip

Mexico City: 2-Day Iztaccihuatl Mountain Summit

Mexico City: 2-Day Iztaccihuatl Mountain Summit

From US$ 377.45 per person

Climb the emblematic Iztaccihuatl Mountain, as you enjoy the magnificent landscapes whilst ascending to the summit. Over the space of 2 days, you will acclimatize early on in the tour, before later making the 10-hour trek to the summit.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 2 days
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Small group
Limited to 15 participants


  • Take in the panoramic views of the volcano and the beautiful landscapes that surround it
  • Enjoy climbing with professionals with everything included
  • Reach the summit of the third-highest mountain in Mexico
Full description
On the first day of your tour, you will leave Mexico City for the Paso de Cortes. Once having arrived, you will register before proceeding to the Altzomoni Hut. You will then go for an acclimatization walk to the first pass on the mountain, before returning to the hut to eat dinner and to get an early night's rest. You will wake early on the second day, with departure for the summit scheduled for approximately 2:00AM. After 10 hours of hiking, you will be expected to arrive to the peak (5,220 meters) at around midday. Once at the peak, you will be granted with a break to enjoy the views before returning to the hut and being transported back to Amecameca for a highly-deserved hot meal.
  • Lunch and dinner on the first day, and breakfast and lunch on the second
  • Accident insurance
  • Qualified guides
  • Transport
  • Safety equipment
  • Entrance fees
  • Head torch
  • Helmet
  • Crampons
  • Ice axe
  • One night’s accommodation in the mountain hut
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with haemophilia
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at the corner of Vicente Suarez and Michoacan at the benches that are in front of the market.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sleeping bag
  • Thermal clothing
  • Warm clothing
  • Rain gear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Daypack
  • Hiking shoes
  • Gloves

Know before you go

  • This tour requires excellent physical condition, and it is recommended that you have previous mountain-climbing experience
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