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1-day Rock climbing on the Peña de Bernal, near Querétaro

Huayhuash Trekking
Huayhuash Trekking
Huayhuash Trekking Expedition

Allow one of our expert guides take you to the world’s third largest monolith: Peña de Bernal. Enjoy fun rappels and an incredible ascent surrounded by stunning views of the town of Bernal and Sierra Gorda.

1 Day

All year




* Reach the summit of Peña de Bernal, the third largest monolith on Earth.

* Enjoy thrilling rappels surrounded by hypnotizing views of the Sierra Gorda.

* Discover the enchanting town of Bernal, near the city of Queretaro.


Explore one of the most beautiful spots in Queretaro: Peña de Bernal, on this rock climbing adventure to its summit.

A mandatory experience for true rock climbing lovers, Peña de Bernal is not only famous for this amazing sport. It’s also on the top lists of climbers all around the world, for its enchanting surroundings. It lies in the charming and calm town of Bernal. This mining mexican town holds proudly its designation as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Discover its enchanting streets, try its local delicacies and allow this lovely place to dazzle you.

What’s more, Peña de Bernal’s incomparable beauty guards many legends and mysteries. It’s known as one of the most energetic places on Earth. So, the third largest monolith in the world, a 2,510 meters high and then million years old majestic rock, is the perfect location for this trip.

Our rock climbing adventure will take us to the summit of Peña de Bernal. The ascent will not be too complicated. Yet, there will be areas that will challenge our skills.

And once we summit, breathtaking views of a semi-desert, along with the Sierra Gorda and parts of Queretaro, await for us. Then, to descend, we’ll tackle a 60 meter corner of this marvelous monolith rappelling. Finally, our reward will be an exquisite gordita, a traditional snack, paired with a cold beer.

Please note you can join any group, or request a private tour. But, regardless of the option you choose, don’t miss out on this fantastic experience. Send us a request and let one of our expert guides show you this incredible place in Mexico.

We offer other trips in the region. For a water adventure, check this Canyoning adventure day in Paso de Vaqueros, near Querétaro too.

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Breakfast

- Dinner

- Personal insurance

- Transportation start and back

Price details

On top of the guide fee, the price includes all the specialized gear we will use, transportation from Queretaro (not included in the Bernal pick up option), insurance, food (not included in the Bernal pick up option). For children under 10 years old, the price is 48 USD per kid. Also, for the Bernal pick up option the price is 60 USD for adults per person, and 42.5 USD for children, per kid.


More info

Pregnant women, people with back, lumbar or neck problems, or people with recent operations in any part of the body should not go to this trip. People with vertigo should consult our guides before the trip. Minimum of 4 people. Min 8 years old. Don’t forget to bring:

  • Tennis shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Sunglasses

Meeting point

Equipment you will need to bring

Water bottle

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What people are saying about Exxi



This was an awesome, well organized and safe adventure. We would recommend it for anyone who is visiting the area and interested in climbing.



This was an awesome, well organized and safe adventure. We would recommend it for anyone who is visiting the area and interested in climbing.

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