Pacaya Volcano Luxury Horseback Riding Tour

Guatemalan Horse Tours

Guatemalan Horse Tours residénciales la Ermita, casa 36, Calle Del Espiritu Santo 37, Antigua Guatemala

Experience the thrill of a luxury horseback riding tour around Pacaya Volcano in Antigua.

What's Included:
  • Roundtrip transportation from your hotel in Antigua.
  • Lunch (pizza cooked on lava coals on most days; chorizo with baguette and roasted vegetables on days when pizza is not available).
  • Luxury picnic on lava rocks with colorful pillows and blankets.
  • Opportunity to purchase wine.
  • Chips with homemade salsa.
  • Roasting marshmallows in the lava.
  • Sunset ride with views of the glowing lava veins.
  • Guided ride under the stars led by a private cowboy guide.


What to Expect:

Support for Rescue Horses: By participating in this tour, you contribute to the welfare of rescue horses and working horses in Guatemala, making a positive impact on their lives.

Astounding Views: Upon arriving at the foot of Pacaya Volcano, you’ll be greeted by your horse and private cowboy guide. During the 45-minute ride to the volcano’s base, you’ll enjoy breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape, including three volcanoes: Acatenango, Fuego, and Agua.

Luxury Picnic on Lava Rock: At the base of Pacaya, a unique and unforgettable experience awaits. A lava chef (the only one in the world!) will be waiting for you. You’ll indulge in a luxury picnic on lava rocks adorned with colorful pillows and blankets. The menu includes chips with homemade salsa, and you’ll have the opportunity to purchase wine. On specific days, pizza will be cooked on the hot lava, while on other days, you’ll enjoy chorizo with baguette (churri pan) and roasted vegetables cooked on the lava.

Roasting Marshmallows in the Lava: As part of the tour, you’ll have the chance to roast marshmallows in the lava, creating a unique and memorable culinary experience.

Sunset Ride and Stargazing: Sip wine as you admire the sunset and the breathtaking views of the Acatenango, Fuego, and Agua volcanoes. Afterward, ride out under the stars, guided by your private cowboy guide, making it a truly once-in-a-lifetime experience

Additional Information:

Please note that specific pickup points will be provided, and pizza is not available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, with an alternative food option provided on those days.

Make sure to wear sturdy shoes as you’ll be walking on lava rock, and it’s advisable to bring layers for warmth.

Lastly, the booking must be for two people or more, but single bookings can be added to a group.

Book online through their website.

Cost per person:
Age / Max Group:
Ages 4+, Max of 15 people
6.5 hours
Start Time(s):
Morning Tour 8:30am – 3pm & Sunset Tour 2pm – 8:30pm
Languages Spoken:
English, Spanish
Opening Hours:
Always Open
Days Closed: