It is located in the municipality of San Martin Sacatepéquez also known as San Martin Chile Verde 45 minutes from the City, has a height of 2,900MSNM. With a thick nature, for the inhabitants of the region it is a sacred place, where you can see different Mayan alters where local people and Mayan priests do the rituals, the most visited day on this volcano is May 3 of each year celebrating the Day of the Holy Cross and Thursday of Asunción or Rogativa Day where approximately 3,000 people climb to the lagoon.
This hike is usually done in Half Day leaving from Xela at 6:00 AM towards San Martin Sacatepéquez 45 minutes from the city, it is a moderate walk where no physical condition is required, you can see from the viewpoints the volcanoes of Santa María, Santo Tomas, Santiaguito, Tajumulco and Tacana. And the purity of nature.
2 people: Q320p / p
3 people: Q280p / p
4 people: Q240p / p
Departure time: 06:00 am
Return time: approximately 13:00
Duration: 2 hours of ascent / 1.5Hrs. Decline
Which includes: Transportation, guide and tickets.
What to bring: Lamp, breakfast, warm clothes, hiking boots, small backpack and personal medicine.