Chicabal Volcano & Lagoon

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Stunning view of the pristine Chicabal lagoon.

Fog descending on the Chicabal lagoon.


Description: Half day or two days hike to the Chicabal volcano, the smallest volcano in Guatemala, in which crater is nested the Chicabal lagoon.

Classification: moderate demanding.

Altitude: 2,900 mts. (9,515 ft.) above sea level.

Duration: Half day or two days.

Ascent: 2.5 hours up hill.

Departure: 5:30 am

Required equipment: hiking shoes, warm jacket and clothing, small backpack or complete equipment: sleeping bag, tent, big backpack.

Best time to do this excursion:  from November to April when there's no rain. It's always cooler in the mountains.

Weather: normally the temperature is freezing in the evening, night and early morning.

Basic requirement: To be in good physical and mental conditioning, not to be sick.

Price: Contact us for prices and possible itineraries: or

transport, admission and guide included

Minimun: 1 person





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