Hike to the top of Pico de Orizaba 2 daysSKU: 26446
Description of Hike to the top of Pico de Orizaba 2 days
If you have an advanced level in hiking or mountaineering, this excursion is for you as we will ascend to one of the highest peaks in the Mexican Republic, the Pico de Orizaba . The duration of this adventure is 2 days , where you will have included food, transportation from Mexico City and accommodation.
On the first day when we arrive in Tlachichuca, we will change vehicles for about 4x4s in order to reach Piedra Grande. While there, we will dedicate it to carry out an acclimatization walk, in which we will reach the third nest. We will also practice falls in order to learn self-arrest.
For the second day , we will start the adventure by hiking from the Piedra Negra Refuge, little by little we will ascend to the area of the nests, we will reach the labyrinth and at the end, we will be on the glacier. At this point, it will be necessary to put on the safety equipment and thus, reach the top.
In total, the walk will be approximately 7 kilometers, so it is required to have good physical condition and regular exercise, the height at which we will be arriving will be 5,747 meters above sea level.
Are you ready for a real adventure? Reserve your place and come with us to ascend a wonderful mountain.
Activity for ages 14 to 65. *
- Accident insurance
- Entrance to the park
- Battery powered lamp
- Safety equipment
- Transport from Tlalchichuca to Piedra Grande in 4X4
- Crampons and ice ax rental in (if you don't have them)
- Night accommodation in Tlalchichuca and in the alpine refuge
This excursion lasts 2 days and 1 night.
The tour hours are from 6:45 am to 10:00 pm
Van for 15 passengers with air conditioning and a 4x4 car to reach the Piedra Grande refuge