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San Pedro Volcano Hiking Tour from Panajachel in Guatemala

Meet your guide at your hotel in Panajachel or at the travel office. If you are not staying in Panjachel, meet your guide at the boat dock in San Pedro. Travel by boat across Lake Atitlan enjoying views of Santa Cruz, Jaibalito, Tzununa, San Marcos, and San Pablo. Upon arriving in San Pedro, travel to the trail-head 1,000 feet above Lake Atitlan's shores. Check in at the visitor center, and start you hike up the 9,900 foot summit. The volcano has an altitude of 3,020 meters or 9,900 feet above sea level, with spectacular views of Lake Atitlan. San Pedro volcano is the most accessible volcano to climb near Lake Atitlan. Created 65,000 years ago, this volcano is geologically very young. It takes approximately 3.5-hours to climb to the top and 2.5-hours to come down.  Upon reaching the summit, enjoy a picnic box lunch (included in the package). Rest and enjoy the views before heading down to the base. Back at the San Pedro village, board the boat for your return ride home.

$50 Outdoor Activities

Hike Around Lake Atitlan

Hiking at the shore Lake Atitlan is a unique experience.During this hiking tour you can see a lot of good place and amazing views of the three volcanoes. In addition to singular vistas of the lake and the volcanoes, you’ll witness superb views of the villages of Jaibalito, Tzununá and San Marcos.

$35.99 Transfers & Ground Transport

Shared Arrival Transfer: Guatemala City Airport to Panajachel

At your arrival at Guatemala City's La Aurora International Airport (GUA), we will be waiting for you with this shared-ride, door-to-door transportation service to your hotel in Panajachel. This easy and efficient transfer picks you up curbside at the airport and takes you directly to your accommodation.We can assist you with boat transfers if you are staying in Santa Cruz, San Marcos, San Pedro, Tzununa, or Jaibalito. Taxi transfers available to Santa Catarina and San Antonio.Transfer services are available 24 hours, seven days a week. Your wait is a maximum of 30 minutes from the time you and your luggage are curbside.

$35.99 Transfers & Ground Transport

Shared Departure Transfer: Panajachel Hotels to Guatemala City Airport

After you have enjoyed your stay at Panajachel and you are ready to go back home, this economical, shared-ride, door-to-door transportation service will pick you up from your hotel in Panajachel and will take you to Guatemala City's La Aurora International Airport (GUA). Taxi transfers from Santa Catarina and San Antonio are available. Boat transfers from Santa Cruz, San Marcos, San Pedro, Tzununa, Jaibalito.Transfer services are available 24 hours, seven days a week.

$18.99 Transfers & Ground Transport

Ground Transfer: Antigua Hotel to Panajachel

For a hassle-free Antigua transfer, book this economical, shared-ride, door-to-door transportation service from your hotel in Antigua to your hotel in Panajachel. This easy and efficient transfer picks you up curbside at your hotel and takes you directly to your Panajachel hotel. Enjoy Lake Atitlan the easy way.Taxi service available for hotels in Santa Catarina and San Antonio. Boat transfers available for hotels in Santa Cruz, San Marcos, San Pedro, Tzununa, Jaibalito.Transfer services are available 24 hours, seven days a week.

$47 Water Sports

Stand Up Paddle Board Lesson and Fun Tour

This activity takes place out of Santa Cruz la Laguna, which is a 10 minute boat ride from Panajachel.  Santa Cruz is accessible only by boat.  You can get to Santa Cruz from Panajachel, Jaibalito, Tzununa, San Marcos or San Pedro.  This is an early morning activity so we recommend you stay in Santa Cruz.  If you aren't staying in Santa Cruz, please make sure you have time to eat breakfast and travel by boat to Santa Cruz.You should be at Stand Up Paddle Atitlan by 8:45 so that w can start the tour at 9:00am.  The winds will come by 11:30 so it is imperative that the tour starts on time since the calm water will only last so long in the morning.  If you don't have experience we will start the morning off with a quick lesson.  We go over the equipment, safety and important things to know when paddle boarding.  Once we get on the water, we will take some time to learn how to stand, turn and paddle properly.  This process roughly takes 20 - 30 minutes.  Once we have everyone paddling with confidence, we head out away from shore to get clear of the boats that are dangerous for paddle boarding.  Enjoy the peace and tranquility of paddling the open waters of Atitlan and take it the beautiful views all around you.  We will pass the Mayan village of Jaibalito as we head towards a small private bay that has many cliff jumping heights.  In this bay we take a small break to jump into the clear waters, swim, take pictures and try some SUP Yoga if you like.  I try to tailor the experience to my group every time so that they get what they want most.  After this we head back towards Santa Cruz and paddle close to shore that you can see up close the beautiful lakeside homes, local fishermen, and sunken foundations just below the surface of the water.  The tour concludes when we get back to Stand Up Paddle Atitlan.  I take pictures the whole time during the tour and make sure you get great shots to take home with you.  I fix up and post all the pictures to Dropbox and give my clients access to the folder.  Treat yourself to nice lunch at a local nearby restaurant or spend the day hanging out in Santa Cruz.  We will help out clients return to their hotels from Santa Cruz if needed.     You will paddle along some of the most beautiful scenery in the world, with Lake Atitlan as the foreground and volcanoes as the background. You have the opportunity to cliff-jump into the crystal clear waters, or just enjoy a swim and sun.

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