- 8 hours (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
Santa Maria volcano hike is going to be a wonderful experience. The volcano es located in Llanos del Pinal, 30 minutes far from Xela, the meeting point.
This hike is a high level of difficultity because of the inclination and the hight, its altitud is 3772 metter over the level sea. Because of it you will appreciate one of the most wonderful views in your life. From the top of the volcano is possible to see the south coast, San pedro, Atitlán and Toliman volcanoes that are located at the Lake Atitlan, also you can appreciate, with a nice weather, Acatenango, Agua and Fuego volcano. But close close to Santa Maria is Santiaguito volcano, a volcano what makes eruption almos each hour a day. So you will apreciate an eruption from above.
The service is door to door, so the driver is going to pick you up to you hotel in zone 1,2, 3, 5 and 9 in Xela, otherwise the meeting point is the Central Park.
To get to the top takes 3 hours and going down around 2 and a half hour.
- Local guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
At the hotel in zone 1,2,3,5 and 9 in Xela,
Otherwise the meeting point is the Central Park zone 1
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
• Deperture time: 5:00am
• The driver is going to pick you up at your hotel in zone 1, 2, 3, 5, 9. Otherwise the meeting point is the Central Park in zone 1.
• 30 minutes driving you will get the base of the volcano, where the hike starts.
• Because of the altitud the the level of difficultity is hight, but dont worry, you can take your time to walk.
• During the walk you will enjoy a lovely landscape of farmers, agriculture, nature and the birdsongs.
• You will need around 3 hour to get the top, from the top the landscape will be one of the most wonderful view you will experience, so don´t forget your camera.
• The guide is going to apdate you about Guatemala and its volcanos.
• Time to go down 9:30am
• Arriving time to Xela around 1:00pm
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Diving within 48 hours of flying is not recommended. All participants will be required to complete a health questionnaire prior to diving. Some pre-existing medical conditions (eg asthma, heart conditions, etc) may prevent you from diving, please consult your doctor
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.