If there is something that characterizes the state of Chiapas is that you will hardly be able to bore when you visit. It is one of the states that has many attractions to travel where the hours are passed as if they were minutes, because the beauty of each one of these places will leave you totally captivated and eager to return to take one of the airlines tickets to Mexico.
San Cristóbal de las Casas
Intercultural and traditional, this is how you can define the picturesque Magical Town that combines colonial elements with bohemian corners, unique spaces and Mexican art in every corner. It is one of the main destinations of the state for its wide range of activities and its architectural beauties that it has, such as the cathedral and the Santo Domingo temple, as well as its wide selection of museums such as amber and chocolate, tianguis crafts, boutiques, restaurants, hotels and cultural spaces.
Chiapa de Corzo
Founded in 1528, this Magical Town is one of the most historic in Mexico and one of the best destinations in Chiapas for lovers of architecture, folklore and Chiapas gastronomy. Among its main attractions are the Plaza de Armas, with its centenary fountain “La Pila”, the tree “La Pochota” and the clock tower, as well as the Marimba Museum, the church of Santo Domingo de Guzman with its white facade and its huge bell. The neighborhood of San Jacinto famous for its celebration of Parachicos and the Museum of Lacquer dedicated to traditional crafts.
This place is one of the great wonders of Mexico with a visit that must be appreciated at least once in a lifetime, either visiting its viewpoints or traveling by boat. There are two starting points to go to see it, which are Chiapa de Corzo and Tuxtla Gutiérrez, if you leave from Chiapa de Corzo it is to take a boat trip from the pier, this experience allows you to admire the canyon from below and see up close its wild life, like crocodiles or birds. If you want to arrive from Tuxtla Gutiérrez it is ideal to access its five viewpoints by car, which are La Ceiba, the Roblar, La Coyota, El Tepehuaje and Los Chiapa, each of them offers a different perspective of the canyon as they are found heights and directions.
With the ideal balance between the modern and the traditional, the capital of Chiapas offers endless experiences for all tastes, with activities ranging from shopping to museums, among the visits that must be done highlight its public and entertainment spaces, such as the Park of the Marimba, the Christ of Copoya, the botanical garden, the zoo and the Madero Garden. Another reason that makes it one of the best places in Chiapas is that it also has several interesting museums, such as the Regional Museum of Chiapas, the Museum of Anthropology and the Museum of Science and Technology.
Take the opportunity to discover the riches that the state has for you, take one of the flights to Chiapas and discover why it is considered one of the best places to visit in Mexico.