Trek through beautiful landscapes around Quetzaltenago as you head towards the Alaska peaks and then have a chance to relax in enchanting Fuentes Georginas hot springs at the end of your hike.
– Discover the wonderful views Quetzaltenago has to offer to you.
– Enjoy the amazing landscapes that surround this city, going throughout them and discovering its volcanoes.
– Get a well-deserved rest at the Fuentes Georginas hot springs.
Spend a day surrounded by the nature and breathing fresh air in this ecological trekking tour around Quetzaltenago. Here you will be able to appreciate the beautiful Lake Atitlán view and the magnificent volcanoes that surround it, including the Santa María, Santo Tomás and the Tajumulco volcano. After this, we will descent to the hot springs Fuentes Georginas and get a well-deserved rest. You won’t regret this magnificent adventure!
8 to 10 hours ascending – 3Hrs. descending to the hot springs.
We have two tour options for this adventure:
This trekking tour is classified as a moderate level one, starting about 4:00 am from Xela heading towards the Alaska peaks, where we will start our adventure after 1 ½ hours journey, going through indigenous mountain villages. This adventure lasts about 12 hours, ending our journey at the hot springs (Fuentes Georginas), where you will take a break enjoying the warm water.
Trekking, night at the hot springs Fuentes Georginas, transportation (round trip), returning the next day at 12:00 pm or 5:00 pm, entrance tickets included.
Daniel, a locally certified tour guide, was born and raised in the city of Quetzaltenango, one of Guatemala’s many gems. The natural wonders of his hometown inspired him to become a guide and give others an authentic experience in his beloved country. Previous travelers have been extremely impressed by his deep knowledge of Pre-Hispanic Mayan culture and rituals. Daniel’s tours are suitable for travelers of all age and level of fitness, and in addition he is fluent in both English and French. In his free time, Daniel enjoys hiking both alone and with friends and family.
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