Combine nature with culture on this exciting four-hour tour where you will visit Zapopa, home of the famous Virgin before moving on to explore the impressive Barranca de Oblatos Canyon. Combine nature with culture on this exciting four-hour tour where you will visit Zapopa, home of the famous Virgin before moving on to explore the impressive Barranca de Oblatos Canyon.Highlights- Discover the heart of Zapopan - Admire the impressive architecture at the beautiful Basilica - Take a dip in the refreshing waters at Barranca Oblatos canyon Start the tour with a scenic drive through the exclusive residential and commercial area of Zapopan with its many modern buildings and skyscrapers. However, this old colonial-era settlement is most famous for being the home of the Shrine of the Our Lady of Zapopan, the patron saint of Guadalajara. The image itself, which was made by local craftsmen in the 17th Century is housed in the impressive Basilica, also dating from the 17th Century, although it wasn't actually finished until 1892. Other attractions here include the Museo de Arte de Zapopan, housing many temporary and permanent exhibitions, the colourful beads and embroidery of the Huichiol people are of particular interest. Zapopan also boasts a lively arts scene with many theatres, galleries and cultural events. Head over to the Barranca Oblatos canyon, carved over millions of years by the Rio Grande. This impressive canyon with 600m high towering walls is home to a four different ecosystems and several endemic species of flora and fauna. Here you can swim, explore the many waterfalls or just relax and enjoy the breathtaking views and the sounds of nature. Duration Approx. 4 hours. Start/opening time Our services are private and the tour starts according to the client's schedule. Languages English, French, German, Spanish and Italian. Redeem informationVoucher type: PrintedPrinted Voucher. Print and bring the voucher to enjoy the activity.LocationStart point: Hotel pickupEnd point: Same as the starting pointScheduleOpening datesGuide optionsGuide type: Guide
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Departure Date:18 Jul 2022
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