Land of Volcanoes, Guatemala

Nestled in a lush highland valley and embraced by the peaks of three volcanoes, the charming city of La Antigua invites you to explore the natural and man-made beauty of one of Guatemala and Latin America's earliest and most remarkable towns.

Antigua, Guatemala

 

5 days, 4 nights

 

Difficulty level: Nature’s Rhythms (Intermediate)

Hiking experience


From $1,850 USD

 

Ranging daily from 9 to 21 km

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Your Adventure Itinerary

Upon arriving in Antigua, a warm welcome awaits us at our accommodations situated in downtown Antigua.


After settling in, we will immerse ourselves in a sunset yoga session, aligning our minds and bodies with the beauty of the surroundings. Following our practice, we will gather to savor an authentic welcome dinner thoughtfully prepared by a local chef, using fresh, locally-sourced ingredients that capture the essence of Guatemalan cuisine.

 

Welcome Dinner: Included

Accommodation: House in the Historic Center of Antigua 

We will start our early morning with a sunrise meditation and a heart-opening cacao ceremony guided by Cosmic Cacao, followed by a homestyle breakfast. Soon after, we depart for our 15 km hike at Cucurucho Mountain, where we will witness the captivating transformation of corn, bean, and coffee plantations into wild vegetation. Following our hike, we will transfer to La Bruja to savor a plant-based Central American lunch.

 

Following some well-deserved downtime, we will relax with a sound-healing and yoga session on our rooftop. For dinner, we’ll be led to a secret spot in downtown Antigua, with ample free time to explore the city if desired.

 

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner: Included

Accommodation: House in the Historic Center of Antigua

Our day will begin with an early rise as we prepare for our journey to the awe-inspiring Acatenango Volcano trail. Here, amidst Guatemala’s stunning landscapes, we’re treated to one of the most breathtaking trails, offering panoramic views of the Fire Volcano erupting before our eyes.

 

Following this astonishing experience, we will take on a steep descent through the volcano, leading us to the Caoba Farms, where a delightful farm-to-table brunch awaits.

 

In the afternoon, we will take part in an ice-bath and immersive breathwork session in our accommodations, allowing us to replenish and reconnect with ourselves. Following this, we come together for a soul-soothing sound-healing session, creating a perfect balance of adventure and relaxation on this transformative day.

 

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner: Included

Accommodation: House in the Historic Center of Antigua

Our day will kickstart with the inviting aroma of in-house baked goods and a breakfast infused with local flavors, fortifying us for the thrilling Pacaya Volcano Trail. This renowned trail, known for its challenging route through mesmerizing volcanic landscapes, will offer flexibility with varying length options, ranging from 9 to 21 kilometers. The decision on the trail length will be collectively made, allowing us to tailor the experience based on the group’s preferences and energy levels.

 

Upon our return to La Antigua town, we will cap off this afternoon’s escapade with a relaxing breathwork session, preparing ourselves for an evening immersed in the local ambiance. A visit to the Cervecería 14 brewery will await us for a well-deserved lunch, providing a taste of local culinary delights.

 

The afternoon will unfold with dedicated time for a rejuvenating stretch and meditation session in the heart of Antigua, allowing us to unwind and reflect amidst the charming surroundings.

 

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner: Included

Accommodation: House in the Historic Center of Antigua

Our final day begins with a heartfelt farewell breakfast, offering a chance to reflect on the unforgettable experiences shared during our journey.

 

Later, we gather for a meditation and ground session, allowing us to center ourselves and reflect on the transformative experiences shared throughout our journey as we bid farewell to Antigua.

 

Breakfast: Included

Our team

Who to follow

Our Host

Diego Araujo, is a life enthusiast, athlete, observer, world traveler and life coach. Diego enjoys constantly pushing himself out of his comfort zone to discover what he’s capable of and gain life experience. 

 

Considers breathing is the key to many of his achievements and living the present moment. Sports has taken him to discover an infinite amount of secret places and beautiful souls in his journey. Passionate about sharing his personal life lessons and other which he has learned through other masterminds. Consider B.Shaw quote one of his personal mottos in life: “We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.”.

 

To connect with Diego, you can find him on Instagram as @diego_e_araujo

Our Host

Mariella Marroquin hailing from Guatemala, is a seasoned yogi with over six years of experience in wellness. Certified in yoga, meditation, and sound ceremonies, she is the visionary founder of the Gratitude Journal Project and co-founder of the Mindful Gratitude Program in Guatemala. Beyond her dedication to mindfulness, Mariella shares her passion by teaching kids horseback riding, emphasizing the importante of nature in her life.

 

Mariella’s life purpose is to make the world a better place by sharing tools of gratitude and mindfulness. Through her teaching, she empowers individuals to connect with their inner peace and appreciate every aspect of life, contributing to positive transformations. 

 

To connect with Mariella, you can find her on Instagram as @gratitudejournalproject

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Immerse on a captivating journey through the Guatemalan Highlands, marveling at awe-inspiring volcanic landscapes. Immerse yourself in Guatemala’s rich culinary traditions with authentic farm-to-table cuisine. Explore the historic streets of Antigua, discovering its unique blend of culture and heritage. Engage in transformative practices, from soul-nourishing cacao ceremonies to invigorating yoga, meditation, and refreshing ice baths, fostering a profound connection with both yourself and the enchanting surroundings.

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Land of Volcanoes, Guatemala


Join us for a unique hiking retreat where the beauty of nature and the richness of cultural treasures intertwine, promising an unforgettable journey. Wander through the enchanting cobblestone streets, and venture upward to the summits of the surrounding volcanoes, treating yourself to awe-inspiring views that overlook the city. Immerse yourself in a harmonious blend of exploration and connection, accompanied by local cuisine and transformative mindfulness practices. An experience that invites you to not only discover the stunning landscapes but also to connect deeply with yourself and the vibrant culture of Guatemala.

Immerse yourself in comfort at our beautiful house in the heart of Antigua Guatemala, boasting a garden, rooftop, and a heated swimming pool. Nestled in the historic center, our accommodation offers a relaxing haven. 


Choose from single, double, or triple shared rooms, each equipped with a private bathroom.

There is  a choice to enhance your experience by upgrading to private accommodations at check-out

In October, Antigua, Guatemala experiences the transition from the wet season to the dry season, creating a pleasant climate for visitors. The average daytime temperatures range between 18°C to 25°C degrees (64° to 77° Fahrenheit). While the days are generally warm and comfortable, the evenings may cool down, especially at higher altitudes, with temperatures dropping to around 10C° to 15°C degrees (50°F to 59°F Fahrenheit). Expect occasional rainfall, as October is part of the transition period, but overall, the weather provides a favorable environment for exploring the historic streets and natural wonders of Antigua.

INCLUDED:

  • Transportation throughout the whole experience.
  • Specially designed trails along the magical landscapes of the Antigua, Guatemala.
  • All meals and accommodations for the duration of the experience.
  • Carefully curated culinary experiences and regional cuisine.
    *We can accommodate all dietary preferences
  • Thoughtfully created yoga sessions suitable for all levels of ability.
  • Dedicated sports and action photographer to capture your moments.
  • Knowledgeable and professional local guides.
  • Entrance tickets to all national parks included in the experience.
  • Aire Libre & partner brands merchandise.
  • Complimentary La Familia Global Community Membership ($ 25 USD value)

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Transportation to/from the Guatemala and transport to start location.
  • Travel Insurance. We highly recommend securing personal travel insurance for your peace of mind.
  • Alcoholic beverages and any additional meals beyond the provided ones.
  • Currently, the Guatemala international borders remain open.

  • A valid passport is required for entry.

  • A Visa may be required depending on your nationality.

  • Foreigners might be required to present a return ticket.

  • A visa might be required depending on your nationality.

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