Why go with us?
We are your best choice for exploring the Mexican volcanos. We can serve all levels of mountaineering and give you an enjoyable and unforgettable experience. Our mountain guides have the experience and knowledge of the Mexican volcanos to ensure your safe and successful ascent, our first priorities. We have a growing number of happy and satisfied summiteers..come and enjoy the outdoors with us! In addition, we share our culture and history on all of our
trips...so, “Andale, andale!!”
We recommend “My first expedition IM“
Malinche (4400m) / 14435ft
We pick up at the Mexico City, transfer to Malinche camp (3085m) / 10121ft . beginning the acclimatization process.
One trekking day in "la Malinche" (4400m) / 14435ft is a nice mountain, first walking in forest and next in high altitude, go back to the camp.
We drive through gorgeous high-elevation terrain to the slopes of Popocatepetl and Ixta. make last minute purchases. Our drive continues towards Popo-Ixta National Park and to the Paso de Cortez, named after Cortez crossed the pass in 1529 en route to the city of Tenochtitlan. We will spend the night in the lodge at camp Altzomoni (3950m)/ 11,703'
Trekking in alcalican valley (acclimatization day) (almost 1 hour)
Ascender to first summit in las "rodillas" (5050m.) / 16568ft and if you feel good you can go to the principal summit "los pechos" (5256m.) 17224ft and go back to Mexico City.
- mountain guides.
- collective gear; ropes, carabineers, tends, etc. (optional personal gear like crampons, ice tools, sleeping bag, head lamp, etc.) please check our web site to see all the gear you need,(section mountain equipment)
- Comunication with base camp and mountain rescue.
- base camp
- water purified in bottle.
- Hotels in double room at the itinerary
When you contact us about your expedition please let us know which option you prefer
In this option, which we highly recommend, you bring your food or we can shop on our way to the mountain (we have supermarkets like WalMart here). This way you can eat what you like and is best for you.
In this option we supply the food and do all the cooking while at the mountain, any additional meals or food (snacks or meals while traveling) is not included in the pricing below
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Where is Iztaccihuatl (White woman)?
Iztaccíhuatl (alternative spellings include Ixtaccíhuatl, or either variant spelled without the accent) (About this sound istakˈsiwatɬ (help·info) or, as spelled with the x, /iʃtakˈsiwatɬ/), is a 5,230 m (17,160 ft) dormant volcanic mountain in Mexico located on the border between the State of Mexico and Puebla. It is the nation's third highest, after Pico de Orizaba 5,636 m (18,491 ft) and Popocatépetl 5,426 m (17,802 ft).