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Volcan de Agua

Santa Maria de Jesus, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Santa Maria de Jesus, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Just take pics from the park or around some calles ! the agua volcano is an impressive view from the town ! you can't miss it ...

1  Thank buddytogo23
Reviewed 31 July 2017

The view of this volcano is spectacular!! Would love to climb it one day!! You will see it wherever you are in Antigua!

Thank LillieAndersson
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We didn't walk up the volcano, but we truly enjoyed waking up to the view of it every morning, and took a myriad of photographs of it. The clouds which surround this volcano are apparently created by steam, which trickles out of this volcano pretty...More

Thank Todd G
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Volcan De Agua is the Icon of Antigua. You can get to the edge of the volcano by the local "Chicken Bus". The town under the volcano is also a wonderful place to visit. I got to make chocolate and got great coffee under beautiful...More

Thank Erudite_journey
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

There is a great view of Volcan de Agua from Arco de Santa Catalina early in the morning. You actually can take great photos with the arch framing the Volcano. It's a popular painting to buy in Antigua if you want. The views of Volcan...More

1  Thank Tigerman777
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This trip, I didn't have time to do any climbing. I have three volcanoes on three different continents. Sometimes she was shy, but we saw her most days standing over us indifferent to what we were doing.

Thank Ed A
Reviewed 24 February 2017

On clear days, get the best views from the tops of buildings. Volcano is impressive, and spookily close to the town.

Thank KmanWent
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Yesterday, January 26, 2017 I hiked to the top of Vulcan de Agua and back. My trip started from Guatemala City. I left at 5:20 in the morning. I reached Santa Maria De Jesus together with daybreak. I think there is no special parking or...More

Thank linkomafijus D
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I climbed Agua from Santa Maria de Jesus, starting at 6AM. The climb took 3:15 (this is a fast pace) going up. The summit is, unfortunately, completely messed up with various antennas and small buildings. The descent took 2:10.

Thank Petter B
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We were lucky enough to see Volcan de Agua erupting from a distance. I never thought I would ever see a volcano eruption in person. Maybe the coolest event I have ever witnessed!

Thank Matt F
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