This hike is one of the most beautiful in the Guatemalan Highlands, where witness Volcanoes, mountains and of course the Lake Atitlan. During this tour you will walk by a wide variety of exotic flora from every nook and of course its fauna.
We will offer you the chance to spend the first night with a local family in Quetzaltenango and the second night with Quiche Mayan family in Santa Clara la Laguna.
Day 1 -. Quetzaltenango, we will leave at 6:00 direction Xecam, Cantel 2,450 (m) the first two hours we are gonna climb 3,050 (m) which is the hardest part of the hike in the region known as the Altiplano Alaska, then the descent and we will stay with a local family in a community, on this first day we will travel 18 kilometers. –
Day 2 -. Leaving 6:00 am to get to Santa Clara la Laguna where we will spend the day with a family and accomplish 14 miles. –
Day 3 -. This day is different from previous days as we get up 4:00 in the morning to see the sunrise at the viewpoint of the Countenance Maya where we will have breakfast with magnificent panoramic views of the lake and its three towering volcanoes San Pedro, Toliman and Atitlan with a total of 11 kilometers for the day.-
Included: professional guide, 3 meals for first day, second day and third day only breakfast and lunch with a total of 8 meals included, sleeping bag and 2 liters of water per personn.
Take Note: Camera with extra batteries, sunscreen, jackets for cold, rain coat, sunglasses, headlamp, thermal clothing, and extra dry clothing, confortable walking shoes.
|Included:||Pick up/drop off in your hotel, transport for transfer, 2 homestays, meals, hot beverage and a tour guide|
|Does not include:||Personal kit and (tips Optional)|
|Departure Time/ Place:||6:00 AM/ Quetzaltenango (Xela)|
|Length:||3 trek days|
|What to bring?||Backpack, water, sunscreen, warm clothing, rain jacket, hiking shoes, extra food or snacks and flash light|