A sacred place for the Mayans.
Description: Half day or two days hike to the Chicabal volcano, one of the smallest volcanoes in Guatemala, in which crater is nested the Chicabal lagoon.
Classification: moderate demanding.
Altitude: 2,900 mts. (9,515 ft.) above sea level.
Duration: Half day or two days.
Ascent: 2.5 hours up hill.
Required equipment: hiking shoes, warm jacket and clothing, small backpack or complete equipment: sleeping bag, tent, big backpack.
Best time to do this excursion: from November to April when there's no rain. It's always cooler in the mountains.
Weather: normally the temperature is freezing in the evening, night and early morning.
Basic requirement: To be in good physical and mental conditioning, not to be sick.
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