This is one of the active volcanoes in Guatemala and is possible to watch a lot of fumaroles of the Volcano Santiaguito. It is the youngest volcano in Guatemala located in Quetzaltenango (Xela).
This volcano is one of the most requested by hikers. The reason is, this volcano is the most active volcano in Guatemala. It's a real adventure to hike it. You will also pass by the corn field of the mayan people.
Wake up early to catch a view of one of the world's most active volcanoes - Santiaguito - from this vantage point on the side of Santa Maria.
Located 30-minute bus ride from Xela, it's the shortest day hike offered.
On the walk, we passed through the cloud forests where we will be able to see spectacular views of Xela.
This is a relatively easy walk which takes about 2-3 hours each way.