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PETRA Vertical Adventures

Avenida Isabel La Catolica # 9b | Barrio Guadalupe, San Cristobal de las Casas 29220, Mexico
+52 967 631 5173
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One of the best days during my trip in Mexico

We chose to do rappel in Chorreadero. We were three in total and had two leads. I won't lie, I got... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
DoraDoraki
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Chorradero is amazing!

Chorraderro is magic. Rappelling, jumping and swimming in the dark for hours. With beautiful rock... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
herve23
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Oakland, California
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Avenida Isabel La Catolica # 9b | Barrio Guadalupe, San Cristobal de las Casas 29220, Mexico
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+52 967 631 5173

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose to do rappel in Chorreadero. We were three in total and had two leads. I won't lie, I got super scared but also super excited. The only thing I regret now is that I didn't jump in one of the lakes and I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chorraderro is magic. Rappelling, jumping and swimming in the dark for hours. With beautiful rock formations. Carlos is really great. He really knows what he is doing and is the go to person in the region for canyoneering adventures!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nos pasamos un tiempo increíble. Veras a tu alrededor la naturaleza a su mejor esplendor, todas las vistas maravillosas de que nos da la naturaleza. El Capitan Beto, y los guías Fernando, Uriel y XXX fueron muy profesionales, siempre me sentí muy segura y me...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us went with Petra for a daylong tour of the Chorreadero Caves. We booked the previous day at the Petra office on the Real de Guadalupe in San Cristobal, where the staff were friendly and helpful. We were picked up at our Airbnb...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our trip was amazing! Our gide Carlos went above and beyond he made our trip smooth, enjoyable, and a very memorable experience.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a great time with Carlos/Maco and were very impressed with the service from Petra!! He is extremely knowledgeable, safe, professional, and speaks perfect English. He was also very flexible in tailoring the experience to the needs and ability level of our group. Chorreadero...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We planned our trip to Chorreadero largely because we heard it was one simultaneously one of the best caves and one of the best canyons in the world. It certainly lived up to expectations! Spectacularly beautiful, and with lots of fun jumping, sliding, rappelling, etc....More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

This April I traveled to Chiapas with 7 relatively experience Canyoneering friends from the USA. We found the long version of Chorreadero to be a challenging and fun adventure. Carlos was a professional and knowledgable guide. He was flexible and patient with our group. When...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

I was the only non Mexican, and the instructors did their best to communicate with their known English, and made me feel safe and welcomed. This will require some athleticism; you should be comfortable in water, climbing rocky terrain, be flexible enough to reach for...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017

I can't say enough good things about Petra Vertical. Carlos and his crew were very professional. They were able to adapt to our schedule so we could do the Cañon del Sumidero in the afternoon. We felt we were in great hands with Carlos, Beto,...More

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CharlotteLundtoft
Hello, I would like to know in how good shape we should be in to do the cave tour? ThNks
1 May 2016|
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Response from chazmacotela | Property representative |
Usually you just need to be able to walk uo a stair two steps at the time
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Robert V
What is the name of the birds that live in the cave? I saved one from drowning and it decided it liked me and perched on my shoulder for a while.
15 March 2016|
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Response from chazmacotela | Property representative |
Hi Robert In spanish we call them vencejos, I looked for it in google translate an appears in english as martinets; this birds like the entrances of caves and rock shelters to use them as shelters overnight, is not weird to... More
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Jennifer H
Hello what tour do you recommend for a 4 years old?thanks
2 March 2016|
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Response from chazmacotela | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, We dont have any experiences designed for kids that young, all our experiences are recomended for kids 10-12 and up. Sorry we cant be more helpful Carlos Macotela
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