Discover a Lagoon on the Crater of Ipala Volcano - Private Full Day Tour

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Discover a Lagoon on the Crater of Ipala Volcano - Private Full Day Tour

Located in the middle of the subtropical forest, in the Southeast area of Guatemala, this is one of the easiest-to-climb volcanoes in the country. It will only take us 1 hour and a half to get to its emerald-blueish lagoon in its crater.

This short hike will give you a breathtaking scenic route to the top, and when you think it cannot get better... you will feel at peace with the nice humid forest weather of the crater lagoon.

If you like swimming, immerse yourself in the ravishing and refreshing waters.
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This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Guatemala City, Guatemala City, Guatemala Department

We'll start this experience from your hotel in Guatemala City. So sit tight and enjoy the views from the city until we arrive to Ipala’s Volcano.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Volcán Ipala, Guatemala

The Ipala Volcano is one of the easiest volcanoes to climb in Guatemala, this one, in particular, has an exceptional beauty since after climbing it you will be amazed by the extraordinary charm of the lagoon in its crater.

Climbing the volcano will take you a little more than an hour and it will all be worth it when you enjoy to the fullest in the fresh waters of its lake. Do not forget to bring your swimsuit and the best attitude to have an incredible time!

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Cuilapa, Guatemala

After the nice warming hike up to the Ipala Volcano, we will drive to Cuilapa town to take the included lunch at a famous Guatemalan Restaurant.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Guatemala City, Guatemala City, Guatemala Department

At the end of the day, after spending a day of adventure climbing a volcano, surrounded by nature, and swimming in the crater lake, we will return to your hotel. We will take you safely to your hotel so you can rest.

Duration: 2 hours

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Infant seats available"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Swimming in the lagoon is allowed just for people with swimming skills"
"Please bring comfortable shoes, hat, sunglasses, sun screen and mosquito repellent"
"Swimsuit, sandals and Towels - there are eco dressing rooms at the lagoon"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"We will provide you with a life jacket so you can enjoy the lake"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers"
"COVID-19 vaccination required for guides"
"All our vehicles are being sanitized and cleaned on a daily basis. Please feel safe with our staff, we are taking all the appropriate measurements for your and our safety."
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: 06:00 AM
Duration: 8 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up Passengers from Any hotel in Guatemala City or Antigua Guatemala.

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Private transportation
  • Certified Tour Guide
  • Entrance fee to Ipala Volcano
  • Bottled Water
  • Lunch

Not Included

  • Personal Expenses
  • Gratuities


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