• Guatemala,  North America

    Acatenango Volcano Hike – Everything You Need to Know

    A hike up Acatenango Volcano is at the top of many people’s Guatemala bucket list. The views are incredible, the hike is challenging, and it’s easily accessible as a long day or overnight trip from tourist hot-spot Antigua. You won’t find much information online about what to expect on the hike up Acatenango Volcano, and not even my Lonely Planet guidebook provided us much information. But, we’d had friends who had done the hike and recommended it, so even without knowing too much about it, we knew we wanted to do it during our month-long stay in Antigua. This guide will demystify what to expect on the Acatenango Volcano hike,…