Cerro El Baul, Quetzaltenango

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Cerro El Baúl, also known as El Baúl, is a forested lava dome overlooking the valley of Quetzaltenango. It is located about 3 km north of the Almolonga volcano, at the south-eastern edge of the city of Quetzaltenango in Guatemala and is one of the city's last remaining green areas.Cerro El Baúl covers an area of 2.40 km² and was declared a national park in 1955. The park is under serious threat due to illicit extraction of trees and advancing urbanization crossing the park borders.
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  • Красивый парк, можно с горки прокатиться или устроить мини-пикник, для этого есть мангалы. Открывается чудесная панорама Кесальтенанго! 
  • Subimos a las 8am y estaba despejado, nos gustó bastante el recorrido. En el mirador hay dos agentes de policía resguardando el lugar, eso te dá más seguridad. Las vistas que se tienen son indescripti...  more »
  • My tour guide decided not to take the road while going up. I was a little annoyed at first, it was me and another person going up this thing. So rather than hike up...we climbed up. We used branches a...  more »