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Quetzaltrekkers - Day Tours

1/2 Block West Of the Mercantil, Leon, Nicaragua
+505 2311 7388
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Cerro Negro volcano boarding

Quetzaltrekkers was a great organization to do this tour through. Priced the same or better than... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Eric B
via mobile
LONG AND CHALLENGING HIKE UP TELICA!

If you want a challenge AND adventure, let these guys take you up for a 2 day, camping experience... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dan G
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Quetzaltrekkers is a non-profit volunteer organization, offering tourists adventurous hikes to raise money for organizations helping streetkids and children at risk in Leon, Nicaragua and Quetzaltenango (Xela), Guatemala.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“el hoyo” (77 reviews)
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1/2 Block West Of the Mercantil, Leon, Nicaragua
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+505 2311 7388
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Quetzaltrekkers was a great organization to do this tour through. Priced the same or better than other tour providers, but they are a non profit that puts all proceeds to local education and aid projects. The staff was very friendly, and they spoke English well....More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a challenge AND adventure, let these guys take you up for a 2 day, camping experience on the edge of an active volcano. Telica sunrises and sunsets are outrageously cool and so are the guides at this company who gives back to...More

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved our volcano boarding tour! We had a reasonably small group (8 people) and our guide Erick who is from Léon. The tour was informative and fun. Erick did a great job at photographing everything. The equipment provided to board down was good and they...More

Thank Carla M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful and well organised. All profits are feeder back to educational projects in Nicaraguan communities.

Thank DvdVen
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Adrian and Mani were so professional and fun. We felt looked after, well fed and well informed throughout the whole trip! Amazing views, lovely challenging hills and only rained on day 1. Surreal view of the lake as well!!

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

29/09/17 - My girlfriend and I took part in volcano boarding with Quetzaltrekkers. Our guide Robin was very knowledgeable about the local volcanoes and his enthusiasm for them shone through. We both really enjoyed the hike up to the top of the volcano, with Robin...More

Thank Ethan H
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great two days trip to El Hoyo with quetzaltrekkers. Our guides Wil and Robin were well prepared and know the area very well. It was a lot of fun with them and we had a great time. We would do this tour...More

Thank skyrunner977
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The Telica-trek we did was really beautiful and the crater is impressive. However we found it very exhausting as the guide (Raphael) walked very fast. When I asked if it would be possible to slow down the pace a bit because I felt really exhausted,...More

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Quetzaltrekkers, Manager at Quetzaltrekkers - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Hey, thanks for your review - we're glad you enjoyed the trek overall and the company of our volunteer guides. To answer your doubts about local guides, for several years already we have always had at least 2 local guides working with us on a...More

Reviewed 1 September 2017

What an amazing experience! I mean, where else in the world can you board down the side of not kist an active volcano but the most active volcano in Nicaragua! It starts with a ride out of Leon in the back of a big open...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I booked with Quetzaltrekkers for volcano boarding. It was similarly priced to other tour operators, but I wanted my money to go towards a good cause. They are completely volunteer-run, with proceeds going back into the community. Volcano boarding was definitely cool - a very...More

Thank Kim P
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