Pico de Orizaba is a volcano with an almost symmetrical conical shape and an elliptical crater around 480 meters in diameter. The surface of the crater is 154,830 m2 and its depth is 300 meters. It is the only volcano in the world that has frozen lava inside it.
Temperate and semi-cold with fresh long summers, and with rains both in summer and winter.
Spanish, and because of its proximity to the USA, most also speak English.
Mexican Peso, but they usually accept American Dollar as well.
You can get to Mexico City by plane from anywhere in the world and from there, take a bus to the city of Orizaba. You can also fly to the Veracruz airport. Once there, rent a car and drive about 3 hours on very well maintained roads that will take you to the park entrance.
For mountain climbing trips, from the end of February to mid-May.
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