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Wicho & Charlie's Tours

Antigua, Guatemala
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Survey the world from 13,000 feet (4,000 m) on a guided trek to the summit of Acatenagno Volcano. Departing from Antigua, the 2-day trek is perfect for seasoned hikers who want to experience the best of Guatemalan trekking. From the summit you're less than one mile from the active Volcan de Fuego, which might put on a show while you’re there.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great friendly tour guides who were really flexible and friendly. It's a tough hike, but extremely rewarding. Facilities up the vulcano were also nicely arranged. And the possibility to rent and loan all needed hiking gear is usefull

Thank Twillink
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly, helpful base. Excellent guides (Wiliam, Elmer). Good, demanding hiking, at a reasonable price.

Thank dan w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing tour ran by Wicho & Charlie’s!! From the time that I first emailed enquiring until our welcome back beer at the office the service was amazing! Guides were great and spoke good English, the could have been a bit more informative about volcano, local...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ryan H
Wicho and C, General Manager at Wicho & Charlie's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Ryan. We are glad to have you joined us in this experience! We will take note on your recommendations.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am an avid hiker and his was the best tour of my life! Beautiful views. The beat base camp on the mountain. Guides help all levels get to the top. You don’t have to hike anything extra up but water and a little bit...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Hgale1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband (60) and I did the amazing Acatenango 2d/1n with Wicho&Charlies and we would fully recommend this tour operator. We were a little unsure first as within town the tour is offered for less money but while preparing for it and doing it we...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank SMfrankfurt
Reviewed August 17, 2019 via mobile

I could not speak higher of the experience I had doing the overnight Acatenango volcano climb with Wicho and Charlie’s. This company was fantastic. This company allowed us to rent all gear including backpacks, extra layers, poles, and thermals. Most included in the cost of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 589madeleinep
Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Excellent overnight Actanengo trip. Only use Wicho and Charlie. They take care of all the small details which make the trip very good. Really reallly good food all day long. Cosy camp huts and excellently timed summit (get to the top just in time for...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank benjaminh845
Reviewed August 5, 2019

Wicho & Charlie's hike up Acatenango exceeded all expectations and was incredible! We had 3 guides for a group of 16 and they were very considerate, letting everyone go up at their own pace and having well-timed breaks, and even helping those who were struggling...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank emmizemi
Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

Although I have been sick for 4 weeks prior to arrival in Guatemala for my holidays, I still went ahead with the Acatenango hike on 1-2 August despite the fact that I was not fully recovered. I have completely underestimated how challenging the hike was....More

Thank caminofrances
Reviewed July 31, 2019 via mobile

Our lead guide, Brandon, was brilliant. He is wise beyond his years and did an excellent job keeping the mood light when things got challenging, teaching us and answering our questions, and making sure everyone in the group got our needs met. As with all...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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