– Hike the wonderful Cerro Candelaria, in this adventurous trekking tour.
– Get in touch with the nature, enjoying the wonders it has to offer you.
– Discover the stunning views at the top of the mountain!
We challenge you to complete this high-level trekking tour, designed for adventure lovers and high performance people who love going through the amazing landscapes this tour offers you.
This is a high performance trekking tour, hiking Cerro Candelaria, a beautiful place with spectacular views, starting at 5:00 AM from the lodging place in the picturesque Xela zone. After 20 minutes spent getting to the tour place by vehicle we will start the trek, hiking between 3 to 4 hours approximately on an amazing path, surrounded by Pine trees and rocks. From the top of the mountain you will be able to appreciate the stunning view of Quetzaltenango city, the Santa María volcano, and the Almolonga valley, among other wonderful places; this is an adventure usually achieved by midday.
2 hours hiking / 1.5 hours descent
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.
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.