Morelia, Michoacán

Morelia's sky and cathedral

It is always a good option to enjoy all the hidden corners of the country, and what better way to do it than choosing a specific state like Michoacán, which in Nahuatl means, place of fishermen.

Popular municipality in Michoacán: Morelia

Morelia is currently one of the best known regions in the state of Michoacán, in addition to being the capital of the state. The historic center is a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its great architectural and historical importance, in addition to its extensive cultural life. It is made up of the Cathedral, the Clavijero Palace and the Government Palace, among others.

The most artistic people will have their dose of culture at the Convention and Exhibition Center, one of the best rated in the country. It has a theater, library, planetarium and much more, perfect to go with the family. Another family plan that we propose in Morelia is to visit the Benito Juarez Zoo, since it is one of the parks with more species and animals living in it in Mexico.

Los reyes, Michoacán

The municipality of Los Reyes was founded in 1594 but it was not until 1950 when it received the category of city. One of its main tourist destinations is Los Chorros del Varal, a magnificent natural wonder just 20 minutes from the city.

There you will be able to contemplate the impressive waterfalls of more than 70 meters high whose fall will resound in your ears while you enjoy the scenery. You can swim in its waters and take pictures from the viewpoint of the area.

You can’t miss the streets of the center and marvel at all the religious and cultural buildings. One of them is the Parish of the Holy Kings, where you can see frescoes and paintings. You can take a souvenir home with you thanks to the typical handicrafts of the city such as textiles or household items that you will find in the typical stalls.

Michoacán, Guerrero

The good thing about the state of Guerrero, very close to Michoacán, is that you can enjoy ecotourism, cultural tourism as well as coastal tourism. This wonderful territory is perfect for those who want to spend a vacation of any kind.

For those adventurers who love nature, there are different options to visit, such as the Cacahuamilpa Caves, the Pozas Azules or the Cerro del Huixteco, all of them great destinations for excursions with the whole family.

If what you are really looking for is a beachfront vacation where you can relax, sunbathe and enjoy delicious gastronomic delicacies, then you will have to head to the popular and well-known Acapulco. There you will find unparalleled beaches where you can spend your best vacations.

Michoacán, map

State of Michoacán

As you can see in this small but very complete map of the state of Michoacán, there are up to 113 municipalities to visit, all of them very different from each other but with great tourist attractions ready for you to visit, are you ready to visit them all?

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