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Acatenango Volcano

Volcan Acatenango | Asociacion Aprode, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Volcan Acatenango | Asociacion Aprode, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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"warm clothes"
in 68 reviews
"base camp"
in 93 reviews
"sleeping bag"
in 41 reviews
"money goes"
in 18 reviews
"bring plenty"
in 8 reviews
"hardest thing"
in 15 reviews
"pot noodle"
in 6 reviews
"tropicana tour"
in 5 reviews
"fuego erupt"
in 17 reviews
"bring enough"
in 11 reviews
"local community"
in 21 reviews
"next morning"
in 26 reviews
"ox"
in 35 reviews
"overnight stay"
in 6 reviews
"bring snacks"
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"cold night"
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"amazing experience"
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Reviewed yesterday

Provided you get good weather and volcanic activity, you will see stunning eruptions of Fuego at night and amazing views in the morning. The hike is moderate and can be done within a day however most people usually stay overnight at the base camp and...More

Thank Stavros M
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I am not in great shape and struggled during this hike but I would do it again in a heartbeat. We went with Tropicana hostel - they were excellent. From the pickups, food provisions, stops, gear rental (difficult to describe how cold it is up...More

Thank EvaSUK
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This tour is incredible, if youre in Antigua you cannot miss this. The volcano is just a spectacle since the minute you arrive you can listen to it and wait for evey explotion coming after. The adrenaline you feel before you cannot compare to anything....More

Thank karinadelacasa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Hi everyone: Just came back from Tropicana Acetenango Volcano Trek Tour in April 2018. Many companies do the hike, but Tropicana is the only one with permanent tents and sleeping bags on the summit. Believe me, you'll thank the Universe not to have brought this...More

Thank 199yvesc
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the best things by traveling trough Central America. Tough but possible for everybody. The view on the active vulcano fuego at the night is overwhelming.

Thank HueniHro
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Yesterday, I did the Acatenango hike with tropicana Hostel and honestly the best experience ever ! It was quite cloudy with the weather but i was able to see some lighting beams hit the top of the fuego volcano. I do reccomend to bring enoguh...More

Thank rachmoore190
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I did the tour on may 16, the weather looked really bad, even the people from the agency tells you what to expect from the weather the day of the hike (which is nice because you know beforehand), and even like that the tour was...More

Thank christiansternes
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my best hiking experiences and the best experience with APRODE, the attention and guides are really good. This is a hiking I will recommend a lot.

1  Thank Armando N
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Acatenango volcano should be in your visiting plans with good coordination; starting from hiring the tour with a responsible organization, professionals, and the best that has a commitment social. Days before our arrival in Guatemala we had already booked the collective tour. The package included...More

1  Thank KARLA PAOLA N
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did Acatenango with Tropicana a few weeks ago and it was insane, provided us everything, guides were really good and lots of food, for sure I will recommend the tour to whoever ask me for that, campsite was clean and there is a toilet...More

Thank mikgramdi
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FrankBryan
26 April 2018|
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Response from nicvas88 |
Hey Frank! I did the hike last week and it did rain but nothing too bad! The company I did it with is Wicho and Charlie’s and they have amazing tents and equipment for all kinds of weather! They also provide clothes for the... More
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934edgardp
24 March 2018|
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Response from pawel_hbg | Reviewed this property |
Hej. That can be actually true what you are writing. I had paid attention to the same fact. A lot of reviews from new members. Tripadvisor should have more control of things like that.
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