Pacaya Volcano Luxury Sunset Horseback Riding Tour & Lava Chef

Guatemalan Horse Tours

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

Experience an unforgettable experience combining horseback riding, scenic beauty, culinary delights, and support for the local horse community during the Pacaya Volcano Luxury Sunset Horseback Riding Tour with dinner cooked by a lava chef.

What's Included:
  • Scenic Horseback Ride: Enjoy a guided horseback ride toward Pacaya Volcano.
  • Knowledgeable Guides: Experienced guides accompany you throughout the tour, providing information and ensuring your safety.
  • Luxurious Picnic Dinner: Indulge in a gourmet picnic dinner prepared by a lava chef, featuring culinary delights such as pizza cooked on lava coals.
  • Lava Rock Setting: Dine on lava rocks adorned with colorful pillows and blankets, creating a unique and picturesque atmosphere.
  • Marshmallow Roasting: Participate in the fun activity of roasting marshmallows in the lava, adding a delightful experience to the tour.
  • Roundtrip Transportation: Receive convenient roundtrip transportation from your hotel in Antigua.
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:

By joining this tour, you contribute to the support and well-being of the Pacaya horses and working horses in Guatemala.

The sunset on the tour is truly amazing, and during the morning tours, you can expect clear views of four volcanoes while sitting on an active volcano.

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 on 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: