The beautiful landscape from the top of Atitlan volcano, this volcano is suggested for people in a good physical condition (good shape).
The difficulty degree of climbing this volcano is from 1 and in some parts is 6.
What to Expect
This natural colossus is the highest from the three volcanoes facing to the southwest of lake Atitlán, its maximum altitude is 3557 meters above sea level.
The Volcano has a 250 meters diameter crater and in the highest part there are several cracks result from the latest eruption occurred in the year 1853. Also is possible to observe smoke expulsing a phew quantity of gasses from the top.
The top of the volcano offers one of the best views in the dry season, observe the landscape from the higher parts is a big opportunity and the best way to appreciate the volcanic chain of Guatemala, contemplate the sunrise and the sunset is a picture that you’ll not erase from your mind.
- Boat transfer on Atitlan lake, professional guide, 1 lunch box, fruits & a bottle of water.
Panajachel or anywhere of around Atitlan lake. Your exact meeting point will be provided upon reconfirmation of your tour.
Know Before You Go
Good physical condition, comfortable shoes, snacks, bring camping equipment if is necessary and if the adventure is longer than a day, comfortable clothes, insect repellent, sun block, shades, camera, jacket, food and a lot of water.