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Day hike to the summit of Telapon, near Mexico City


Join one of our experienced and certified guides for a full day hike to the summit of the beautiful Telapon Volcano near Mexico City.


1 Day

May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct


All Levels


  • Enjoy a full-day trek to the summit of Telapon.
  • Enjoy magnificent views of several famed volcanoes including Popocatapetl.
  • Located very close to Mexico City.
  • Open to people of all skill levels.


Discover more outdoor adventures in Mexico.

There are a number of beautiful and magical volcanoes near Mexico City. And on this full-day trip, you will get to hike to the summit of one of the most stunning: Telapon (4,065m).

Along with peaks like Popocatepetl, Iztaccihuatl, Teyotl and TlalocTelapon is an amazing volcano. And when you reach the peak’s summit, you will get to enjoy views of all of those aforementioned peaks, as well as the landscape that seemingly goes on forever.

Despite the peak’s summit exceeding 4,000 meters, the journey to the top of Telapon is actually not very difficult. As a result, this trip is open to people of all skill levels. That means even families and children can enjoy the breathtaking journey to the summit!

Another great advantage to this trip is how close the peak is to the eclectic and sprawling Mexico City. Thus making this day trip a great addition to a trip you may already be planning to the enormous Mexican capital.

At the summit of Telapon, there is a beautiful Catholic monument. However, the volcano’s significance goes back even further to ancient Aztec times. So, when scaling this great peak, you are not just climbing to the top of a great mountain, you are taking a trip into history dating back many centuries.

To enjoy this day-long trek to the top of Telapon, just send us a request. We look forward to guiding you.

We can also take you to the top of the Pico de Orizaba, which is the highest mountain in Mexico, on this 2-day adventure.

Price includes

- Guiding fee



There are accommodation options near Telapon that we would be happy to recommend to you.

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What people are saying about Explore-Share

Kumari Selvakumar


Sept 14, 2022

I’m extremely happy with the ease with which I could book via your site reliable and experienced guide. Thank you so very much, and I’ve started to recommend your site to my friends. Dimitris is not only an awesome guide, but a wonderful person who was always looking out to give me the best experience I can have when he found out how much I love climbing! He is the Best!

Niklas Warren


Sept 6, 2022

I am very pleased with Explore-Share! This was my first international climb, and the communication and response time were great. Herbie is a very skilled guide and very efficient. The entire booking process & payment was smooth. I will definitely use Explore-Share again. Thank you.



Aug 23, 2022

I was looking for a local guide for a hike I was planning and came across Explore-Share. They seemed to have good reviews and so decided to give them a try. The experience was very positive and completely happy with their service. I will be using them again for next trip.

Colin Finnegan


Aug 17, 2022

Easy to set up and find the perfect trip. Informative site that is easy to use. Guides are all great to work with and communicate all arrangements needed. As simple as can be!

Lesley Weber


July 16th, 2022

Thank you explore-share for a wonderful via feratta experience. We have been wanting to learn for a long time but don't have the facilities in Scotland. The guide Mitja was extremely helpful and knowledgeable, answering all my many questions and providing advice. On the day head to take another group but he quickly arranged another guide Borut, who was brilliant. We had a fantastic morning learning via ferrata at Hvadnik in the gorge. It gave us the confidence to later hire our own equipment and go out in Mojstrana. Altogether a five star + experience. Thank you.

Richard Scrivener


July 20, 2022

Hello! I have been thoroughly impressed by the service and assistance that explore-share have provided the past couple years in helping to plan my trip to the High Tatras in Poland. I really appreciated the flexibility that they provided in allowing me to rearrange my trip twice owing to covid. They were responsive and communicative throughout. This trip was part of my Stag weekend celebrations and explore-share connected me with an outstanding guide in the form of Marcel - he was an excellent recommendation and we really enjoyed our guided hike in the High Tatras with him. Marcel was an outstanding professional, placed a high focus on preparing well and staying safe, and was also a great guy! Highly recommend. Many thanks and best wishes - Richard

Yvonne Morrison


May 8, 2022

Our first time with Explore-Share. An absolutely fantastic experience from start to finish. Extremely good value, very well organised with attention to detail. We travel widely and this has by far been the best of experiences. Well done to all concerned. We are already looking at booking another trip!

Mark Stone


April 14, 2022

Great service by explore share. Our guide, Fred, gave us a fantastic day. Totally wild adventure that would be impossible on our own. I’m really impressed. Thank you very much.

James Dempster


March 9, 2022

I can’t recommend this enough. Great service, great price and the on the ground team was top notch. Top marks all round.

Leonardo Rodriguez


March 4, 2022

Everything went very well! Above our expectations! Thanks Explore-Share and Thanks Kiliholidays! Great support from all you! Thanks for the hard work and excellent level of commitment.

Daniel Martinez


Feb 2, 2022

Excellent job making your platform available to all mountain lovers. Our guide Gabrielle was an excellent companion



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