11-day Pico de Orizaba, Iztaccíhuatl, La Malinche summits

Join Alvaro and his team of guides on this 11-day trip and conquer 3 amazing Mexican summits: Pico de Orizaba, Iztaccihuatl and La Malinche!




Trip Duration

11 days

Mountain Range

Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt

People per Guide

2 people

Trip Level


Offer Period

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Type of Trip



  • Conquer three of the most important volcanoes in Mexico.

  • Stand on the summit of a 5-thousander for the first time.

  • Improve your mountaineering skills with the help of an expert local guide.


Looking for the ultimate Mexican mountaineering adventure? Then this 11-day expedition is for you. Follow us and reach the top of Pico de Orizaba, Iztaccihuatl and La Malinche!

First, we will start by going up La Malinche, the 6th highest mountain in Mexico. At 4,420 m (14,500 ft) above sea level and with very little snow year round, this summit is ideal to begin our acclimatization process. Then, on the following days we’ll enjoy some more acclimatization hikes  before ascending Iztaccihuatl (5,220 m/ 17,130 ft). Also known as Izta or Mujer Dormida (sleeping lady), this volcano is the third highest peak in Mexico. Finally, after reaching the top of these two amazing Mexican volcanoes, we’ll end with Pico de Orizaba, the highest mountain in the country. At 5,610 m (18,400 ft), this striking volcano makes for an excellent first  high altitude experience. For a more detailed description of the trip, take a look at the itinerary below!

We’ll may split this expedition into eleven days in order to reach the top of these three amazing volcanoes in the best possible conditions. However, this program’s length can be reduced according to each participant’s physical condition. Even though no prior mountaineering experience is required it’s essential to be physically fit.

So, does this 11-day expedition in Mexico sound tempting?  Then send your request now and get ready for an experience you’ll never forget!

And, if you are looking for more unforgettable adventures in Mexico, check out this 4 summits in Mexico in 12 days: Nevado de Toluca, Pico de Orizaba, Iztaccihuatl & La Malinche trip.

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Price per person

Group of 1
1430 USD

Group of 2
1210 USD

Group of 3
1210 USD

Group of 4
1210 USD

Group of 5
1210 USD

Group of 6
1095 USD

Group of 7
1095 USD

Group of 8
1095 USD


Price includes

  • Guiding fee
  • Accommodation
  • All meals during trip
  • Transport during the trip
  • Group equipment
  • Permit and entrance fees
  • Personal Insurance
 Price does not include: *Transport from Mexico City to Puebla *Accommodation in the city. *Extra days, *Alcoholic drinks *Meals in the city *Entries to pyramids, museums, etc. *Tips


  • Day 1Arrival in Mexico City
  • Day 2Transfer to La Malinche
  • Day 3La Malinche Summit and transfer to Puebla City
  • Day 4Rest day

    Transport to Iztacciuatl base camp.

  • Day 5Acclimatization hikes.
  • Day 6Summit Iztaccihuatl.

    Transport to Puebla city Hotel.

  • Day 7Rest day

    Transport to Hidalgo Village in Pico de Orizaba National Park.

  • Day 8Acclimatization day

    We’ll enjoy some small hikes where we’ll visit waterfalls and we may even go horse riding.

  • Day 9Pico de Orizaba Summit

    Early in the morning, we’ll transfer to Pico de Orizaba base camp.

    Once we finish ascending this volcano we’ll return back to our hotel in Puebla City.

  • Day 10Transport to Mexico City

    Visit the Teotihuacan Pyramids.

  • Day 11Fly back home.

Other details

Skill level required


Fitness level required


Meeting point

Puebla or Mexico City



In a tent

Mountain Hut


About the Guide


We are a group of mountain and rock climbing passionet local guides in Mexico, members of the AMGME (Mexican Mountain and Climbing Guides Association), where we have been practicing and guiding around the country for 10 years.

Our main goal is to make people enjoy our mountains as much as we do and get a real experience of out Mexican style of life having a close and friendly relationship with all our clients and trying to help as much as we can.

Everybody has different needs so we can modify all our programs to what is best for you, wether you need everything from transport, accommodation, food, gear... or just want to be guided in the mountain.

Please get in contact with us to climb our beautiful mountains and we'll do our best so that you get the most of your trip.

FROM 1095 USDper person


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