Chiapas

Comitan de Dominguez, Chipas, Mexico

Guide to Comitan de Dominguez

About Comitan de Dominguez Comitan and neighboring San Cristobal de las Casas and Tuxtla Gutierrez are in the state of Chiapas, a region east of Oaxaca and south of...

Lakes of Montebello, Mexico

Lakes of Montebello, Mexico

Guide to the Lakes of Montebello in Chiapas, Mexico About The Lakes of Montebello Less than an hour’s drive from Comitan, on the border with Guatemala, are the Lagos...

Sumidero Canyon, Chipas, Mexico

Sumidero Canyon in Chiapas, Mexico

Guide to the Sumidero Canyon in Chiapas, Mexico. About Sumidero Canyon A few miles east of Tuxtla Gutierrez is the spectacular Cañon Sumidero, (Sumidero Canyon) created by the mighty...

Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas, Mexico

Guide to Chiapa de Corzo

About Chiapa de Corzo Just 12km (7 miles) from the busy capital city of Tuxtla Gutierrez is the peaceful colonial town of Chiapa de Corzo, on the banks of...

San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

Guide to San Cristobal de las Casas

About San Cristobal de las Casas San Cristobal de las Casas and neighboring Tuxtla Gutierrez and Comitan are in the state of Chiapas, a region east of Oaxaca and...

Church at San Juan Chamula, Chiapas

Guide to San Juan Chamula

About San Juan Chamula The Chamulas have always been a fiercely independent people. As part of the Tzotzil community, they resisted the Spanish upon their arrival in 1524 and...

Tuxtla Gutierrez, Panorama

Guide to Tuxtla Gutierrez

About Tuxtla Gutierrez Tuxtla Gutierrez and neighboring San Cristobal de las Casas and Comitan are in the state of Chiapas, a region east of Oaxaca and south of Villahermosa...

Zinacatan, Chiapas, Mexico

Guide to Zinacatan

About Zinacatan Up in the mountains, around 7 miles (11 km) from San Cristobal de las Casas is the small village of Zinacatan; translated it means “Valley of Bats”....

Chinkultic, Chiapas, Mexico

Guide To Chinkultic

About Chinkultic The ancient Maya ruins of Chinkultic, situated on the western edge of the Lakes of Montebello National Park, offer interesting temples and ancient buildings to explore and...