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Address: Ipala Chiquimula, Chiquimula 20001, Guatemala

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Crater lake at volcan de ipala

We hiked the volcano on july 2016. Hike was not very difficult and took is about an hour. There is another route that can take directly to the top by vehicle(4x4). At the top... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 July 2016
Huguito B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We hiked the volcano on july 2016. Hike was not very difficult and took is about an hour. There is another route that can take directly to the top by vehicle(4x4). At the top there is 3 lookout stations. The villagers offer food at a reasonable price. Camping is also available and you can swim in the lake. On weekends... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

This is a very beautiful location. The volcano is filled with water creating a large lake that is very nice and very cold. The volcano is only accessible by a pretty intense hike. The hike is steep so wear good shoes and bring water.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015

This is by far one of my favorite volcanos in Guatemala. This review is from the second time I visited it: Climate. The climate is hot and dry most of the way. If you hike from Agua Blanca trail, you can find some trees and the climate can get a little damp. When you get to the camping area, there... More 

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