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Overnight Volcano Acatenango Hiking Adventure

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    What to Expect
    Volcano Acatenango is the sleeping giant that is the twin one of the most active volcano in Guatemala.

    Acatenango is the third highest volcano in all of Central America and is a real adventure to hike on the top and observe the sunset and the sunrise. Sleeping overnight in the base camp of the volcano will be an unique experience in your life. Its highest summit is 3,976 meters (13,044 ft!)


    Day 1.

    7:00am shuttle from Antigua to La Soledad village (The tour guide goes to pick you up at your hotel).

    08:00 arrival at the Soledad village

    10:00 Begins the hike for about 5hrs. (aprox)

    3:00 pm arrival time at the base camp

    Time to see sunset

    Day 2.

    4:00am time to see sunrise (short hike for 1 hour from the base camp to the top to see the sunrise). 

    07:00am return to the base camp for breakfast.

    8:30am Descend to the village

    11:30am arrival time at the village

    Trasfer to Antigua

    12:30pm arrival time to Antigua
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Your hotel in Antigua
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    2 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Hot drinks (chocolate)
    • Sleeping bag, tent and mattress
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Professional guide and round trip transportation.
    • Meals: (Lunch: Sandwich) (Diner: instant soup) (Breakfast: oatmeal, cornflakes and banana)
    • Gratuities
    • Entrance fees (GTQ. 50.00 per person)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date
    • Bring: comfortable clothes, scarf, jacket or rain coat, gloves, hat or cap, sunglasses, sunscreen, repellent,head lamp and personal aid kit
    • Bring: Candy bar and 4 liters of water
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Amazing. Quite simply. We watched it erupt every few minutes. When it becomes dark the red lava shows up, thrown into the air and pours down the hillside. Plus the volcano was lit up by lightning. Next morning we watched the sunrise from our volcano. (Fuego was the one erupting
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    If you want to experience a true jaw dropping event then this is a must. Staying 1km from the active volcano and waiting the red hot lava flow in the dark is something i'll never forget for the rest of my life. The guides are fantastic and look after you perfectly
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    I must say that CA Travelers did an awesome job with our big group of 20+ hikers in our hike up the Volcan De Acatenango overnight stay. Fara and Pablo went above and beyond in providing us with a great experience and the best tour guides. For those who did not have equipment,
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