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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...more
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Diagonal 12 | Casa Argentina Hostal, Quetzaltenango 09001, Guatemala
+502 7765 5895
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All reviews lago atitlan todos santos day hike non profit money goes volunteer guides sleeping bag great group local school volunteer run amazing trek three days these guys beautiful scenery trail mix food was great own pace
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

This was the most flawlessly executed thing I have ever done. Ever. Could not have been more impressed with the guides/the route/the stops along the way etc. Bring an extra pair of shoes (just flip flops or sandals) and a towel!! How I forgot either...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank cassidypark0
Reviewed September 10, 2018

I did the two day hike up Tajumulco and it was absolutely incredible. It was realy well organised and the guides were absolutely amazing. The kit we were able to use was great and all the food etc was really fantastic. I would 100% recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Hannair
Reviewed July 28, 2018

We had an amazing time on our recent hike to santiaguito mirador. The guides were very knowledgeable and friendly and were incredibly patient with the slower hiking pace of one of our group members. They also went out of their way to accommodate our dietary...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed July 18, 2018

We had a great time with the Quetzaltrekkers crew on our recent 3 day hike from Xela to Lake Atitlan. We found them, professional, helpful, friendly and easy going. It's not an easy hike and we never felt rushed or left behind. We were also...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dalymelissa
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend did the 3 day hike from Xela to Lake Atitlan and it was the best thing we did in Guatemala, no exaggeration. When we first booked the trip we were slightly concerned that it would be tough (the first 2-3 hours...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank paulmV3937QO
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

I had an amazing experience with the Quetzaltrekker group during the 3 day hike from Xela to San Pedro. I highly recommend this group if you are looking for a new way to visit the Guatemala highlands. You will be treated to excellent views and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ashblackmon
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Thank you Quetzaltrekkers for giving me a very nice tour on the Lago trek! The trip is very nice to do, the guides were amazing and the food delicious. And all for a good cause. Definitely recommend it!!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Had an absolute blast the three days hiking from Xela to Lake Atitlan. Good value, fun group and well organised!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Considering the competitive cost, free gear rental, excellent guides, and noble cause, this is the absolute best adventure company. I have recommended Quetzaltrekkers to all my friends.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank harrisontito74
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

During my 5 months in Guatemala, I hiked several volcanos and miradors and was by far the most impressed with my 3 experiences with Quetzaltrekkers. With this organization I hiked Santa Maria, El Mirador de Santiaguito, and the overnight Tajamulco trek. Each time, I felt...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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September 18, 2018|
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Response from David60898 | Reviewed this property |
We were a group of 12 no one had any issues with altitude. 1 person had dehydration issue and they handled it well. I don’t believe they carried oxygen. We were never too far from a town. Best thing you could do is arrive... More
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Response from kpgreynomads | Reviewed this property |
We borrowed their bags and roll mats, nit small so take up space in the pack . Also everyone carries a share of food/equipment. Plus own toiletries, clitges and drinks. Our rucksacks are 65L but you could strap bags on... More