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About Quetzaltrekkers
Quetzaltrekkers is the only all non-profit, all volunteer-run trekking organization in Guatemala. Whether you're scaling a towering volcano or going from highland village to highland village, participating in our treks is a truly unique experience. 100% of our profits support a local school and dormitory for children living in Quetzaltenango.
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All reviews todos santos lago atitlan day hike non profit money goes volunteer guides sleeping bag local school volunteer run three days food was great great trek pre trip fellow trekkers great days super fun central america
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A fantastic multi day trek in rural Guatemala. Our guides, Mica and Manja made the trip not only possible, but super enjoyable. The trek was challenging yet manageable with a little bit of hard work and determination. Bring a solid attitude and your legs will...More

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank Livelyrose
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I’ll start off this review that you will never find an experience run by more passionate people any where in the world, and if your considering doing any of their Treks , the answer is yes! (Please see tips below if your worried) I signed...More

Date of experience: November 2019
3  Thank EddyNFLD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an incredible 3 day hike with QT! Our guide, McKayla, was eager, patient, and helpful. The views were stunning and the food delicious. Not to mention you can see where all your money is going directly. So, it's nice knowing that the company isn't...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank miker0509
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 3 day trek from Xela to Lago Atitlan was a beautiful walk & amazing experience, and Quetzal Trekkers made it even better - great company ethos, really well organized, good food - everything was absolutely spot on, thank you.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kingussie11
Reviewed October 16, 2019

It was not only a great trip (great planning, predation, sauna, ...), Quetzaltrekkers is also based on working completely voluntary and all the money goes into projects like Escuela de Calle or setting up a nurse infrastructure for villages in the mountains.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank amarok011
Reviewed October 10, 2019 via mobile

just finished my three-day trek from Xela to Lake Atilan with Wiebke and Mona, and have nothing but positive things to say. if you’re debating about doing this trek, just do it. it’s an incredible way to see part of the Guatemalan highlands that you...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank shoshanagould
Reviewed October 6, 2019

Had an absolutely wonderful time on the 3-Day Trek from Xela to Lake Atitlan. Our guides - Reagan, Jamie and Hannah - were phenomenal. So much fun and in complete control of the entire experience. The trek itself was gorgeous - it rained in the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank chrisr1234563
Reviewed August 15, 2019

This is the most amazing organization! Our guides were superb -- kind, caring and highly competent (Will, Jamie and Carolina). It was hard but so rewarding and the food was absolutely amazing. I loved how they shared some of Guatemala's history with us too. Our...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank katdat10
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Good trip to Tajamulco volcano. Drew, Jamie and Will were very attentive and energetic guides. Good food and quality tents and warm sleeping bags. Make sure you bring as much as your own equipment as possible and spend as much time at altitude before to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank benjaminh845
Reviewed August 2, 2019

I had an excellent time on the hike and was really happy I went with Quetzaltrekkers. It was just me and one other person, plus one guide (Andrew). Normally they need a minimum of 3 people to run this tour, but they thankfully decided to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Jaime R
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Response from Quetzaltrekkers X | Property representative |
Hi Jaime, You're welcome to store your personal items in our locked store room for the duration of the trek at no extra cost. If you are interested in our Xela - Lake Atitlan trek, we also offer a luggage transport service... More
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