Volcán Santo Tomás – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering
- Elevation: 3505 m
- Difficulty: Walk up
- Best months to climb: January, February, November, December
- Convenient center: Zunil, Quetzaltenango
Santo Tomas is a very old and eroded remnant of a volcano. The climb takes at least four hours, through dense sub tropical rainforest, and then through beautiful pine forests. Trais starts at the famous "Fuentes Geroginas," a beautiful hot water spring, ideal for a dip after the climb. View from the summit is very good, especially view of lake Atitlan and the Quetzaltenango highlands. Email me for more info.
Volcán Santo Tomás Climbing Notes
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10 other mountain peaks closest to Volcán Santo Tomás:
|1.||Volcán Santo Tomás (3542 m)||0.0 km|
|2.||Zunil or Volcan De Tzanjuyub (3542 m)||6.9 km|
|3.||Santa María (volcano) (3772 m)||9.4 km|
|4.||Almolonga (3197 m)||12.2 km|
|5.||Volcán Siete Orejas (3370 m)||19.0 km|
|6.||Santa Clara (2402 m)||21.1 km|
|7.||Cerro de Coxóm (3045 m)||21.5 km|
|8.||Volcán San Pedro (3018 m)||23.6 km|
|9.||Toliman (3158 m)||33.0 km|
|10.||Atitlan (3537 m)||34.6 km|