Volcano Pacaya Hike Tour - 1 Day

Volcano Pacaya Hike Day Tour / Moderate Hike. The tour start from your hotel with 1.5 hour car ride to San Francisco de Sales the Volcano is located.

Once there we will start with our 1.45 minutes moderate hike up to the top of the volcano. While hiking we will enjoy the great views to other volcanoes, lake calderas and learning about wildlife of the volcano. Once in the top you will enjoy a really nice picnic lunch set it up by our guide. After lunch you will walk down to the hot spot of the volcano to roast some marshmallows then hike back to the entrance of the park and take the car ride back to Antigua Guatemala.

Known as one of the World best hike to do. A great hike for all families with kids since the hike level is moderate or you can also hire a horse.

You can also choose this tour as a sunset or sunrise tour.

During our Volcano Pacaya Hike Day Tour you can also add the visit to Santa Teresita Spa where you can have a massage or use their hot spring or just to enjoy the sauna. If you want to add this to your trip let us know and we will happy to arrange it for you!

Highlights of our Volcano Pacaya tour:

Volcano Pacaya is one of the most active volcanoes in Guatemala there will be chance to go the hot spots always depends on the volcano activity

  • Hike one of the active volcanoes of Guatemala
  • Roast marshmallows at the top of Volcano Pacaya
  • Known as one of the best hikes to do in the world, described by the National Geographic
  • The great views to the other volcanoes of Guatemala
  • Maybe see some lava / always depends of the volcano activity

Day 1
Volcano Pacaya Day tour from Antigua Guatemala or Guatemala City

09:00 am Travel by car for 1.5 hours to San Francisco de Sales, where the entrances of the park is located

10:30 am. Start the hike for about 1.5 to 2 hours always depends on you physical conditions

12:30: Picnic lunch of is included, if not please let us know and we can arrange a lunchbox you

01:30 pm hike back to the entrance of the park and travel to Antigua Guatemala or Guatemala City always depends on you hotel location

03:00 Dropp you oof at your hotel always depends on the trafic

The Trip Cost Includes

  • Private adventure bilingual guide
  • Entrances fee to the park
  • Private A/C Car Transfers

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • Food or drinks (We can arrange a box lunch for you and cost $9 per lunch)
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips and Gratuities
  • Use of horse at the park while hiking

Frequently asked Questions

How fit do I need to be to do this trek?

The volcano hike is a Grade B or a moderately difficult trekking route. So any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.

How long do we walk in total?

On average, you walk about 4 to 5 hours.

What is the highest altitude reached in this trek?

The highest altitude reached is 2550m. This is the elevation of pic, the hike normally ends before the pic due to the volcano activity

Childrens can hike this volcano?

Yes, since the hike is moderate is suitable for all families and all ages

You can send your inquiry via the form below.

Price From USD 110 USD $ 90/ price based from 2 to 6 persons
Total $ 90 USD

Trip Facts

  • 2 pax
  • 10 pax
  • 8,300 feet / 2530 meters
  • Moderate / Dificult