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Hiking in an Extinct Volcano

guided hike

Hiking in an Extinct Volcano

14 reviews
Duration
9.5 hours
Group size
Up to 7 people
Includes
Transportation, Tickets
Hosted in
English, Spanish
guided hike

Hiking in an Extinct Volcano

guided hike

Hiking in an Extinct Volcano

14 reviews
Duration
9.5 hours
Group size
Up to 7 people
Includes
Transportation, Tickets
Hosted in
English, Spanish

What you'll do

The journey departs from Santa Fe “Parque La Mexicana” (west Mexico City) at (7:30am) The car will drive for around 1 hour until we reach the parking lot (3,700 mts) we´ll prepare our gear and start the hike at (9:00 am). The trail its a steep rocky surface of 6 km long (total) and as we keep going higher it gets tougher, but you don't necessarily need to be an athlete in order to climb it, although this experience demands a considerable shape and good fitness.. don't worry, watch your step and stay hydrated, As long as you exercise 2 times a week you´ll be fine.. At 4200 mts above the sea level,(half way) we´ll have a lunch break.. the lunch break includes a sándwich better known as torta or baguette followed of snacks like chocolate o energy bars.(11:30 pm) We will continue the ascend until we reach El pico del Fraile (The top)(4500 aprox) (13:00 pm). (1:30pm) we´ll start descending until we reach the car (15:00pm). We´ll stop on the way back in a local place to eat quesadillas and many other typical dishes (15:30) We will depart to Santa Fe around 4:15 and get to the same departure spot at 17:15-17:30 pm.

Your host

Jose

Jose

I´m a certificated mountaineering guide under the official national law NUM-09-11. I guide and tour people in different trips to different locations with a mountain bike or by feet. I am also a Rescue diver certified by PADI with CPR and First Response training globally validated. I was born in the city of Toluca 26 years ago, I love meeting new people, I love outdoor and wilderness activities always taking care of security and willing to offer the best service and experience to all the brave and curious travelers around the world! come join this unique experience in this unique place with me

What's included

Tickets
Biscuits, snacks and chocolate/energy bars
Transportation
Toyota Tacoma TRD 2018 - Santa Fé (Parque La Mexicana) to place of visit (Nevado de Toluca) - 1 hour drive

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Where you'll be

The Majestic "Xinantecatl" Volcano of the valley of Toluca, located in the outsides of Mexico City its the 4th highest natural elevation of the Mexican Republic with 4,680 mts above the sea level.. found 80 km away from the Mexican City (one hour drive departing from Santa Fe). Offers a unique and magical scenery of nature and wilderness. Like any other peek of the world.. the volcano offers cold temperatures of around (-2ºC to 15ºC).

Availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sun, 3rd Nov    From 08:30 to 18:00.
£63 per person
7 of 7 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 7 guests aged 12 and up can attend.

More tips

The time of the adventure varies depending on the speed of the group. but generally it sticks to the schedule shown. If a hiker wants to stop the ascend.. we´ll discuss as a team and make a decision.
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guided hike
Hiking in an Extinct Volcano
14 reviews
From £63/person
14 reviews
From £63/person