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Agricultural land at the base of Acatenango Volcano
The old craters on Acatenango Volcano
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By 10.50am, we reached Acatenango’s first crater. It erupted in 1972 and has been a scrubby, gaping mouth ever since. This is the highest point you can reach by mule. It’s also the start of the volcano’s most challenging section.
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