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Quetzaltrekkers - Day Tours

1/2 Block West Of the Mercantil, Leon, Nicaragua
+505 2311 7388
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Incredible Xela to Lake Hike

Adrian and Mani were so professional and fun. We felt looked after, well fed and well informed... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Brian K
via mobile
Volcano Boarding with Quetzaltrekkers

29/09/17 - My girlfriend and I took part in volcano boarding with Quetzaltrekkers. Our guide Robin... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ethan H
via mobile
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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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  • Terrible1%
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1/2 Block West Of the Mercantil, Leon, Nicaragua
+505 2311 7388
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Liv18
Quetzaltrekkers, Manager at Quetzaltrekkers - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 21 August 2017

If you want to do the 2 day trek to Telica, these are the guys to go with... I first heard about Teilica from a fellow traveller in Portugal and as I love volcanos it was on my to do list when I came to...More

Thank 483clarebear
Reviewed 20 August 2017

If you are going to do a tour in Leon you HAVE to go with Quetzal! The staff are exceptionally friendly and it is great value for your money- plus you are helping out support local children! Only complaint was when we went on the...More

Thank maddy180
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We did the sunset volcano boarding (cerro negro), which is only once a month and the telica 2 day trek. Both tours were great and we would highly recommend this organisation. What sets them apart from the other companies is that Quetzaltrekkers is a non...More

Thank Pascal T
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Amazing hike under the full moon up Volcano Telica with Sam & Martin. The guides were friendly, informative and fun to be around. Logistics were all handled very well including meals, water & snacks before and during the hike. Views and once in a lifetime...More

Thank TinglesinNica
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