Outdoor activities in places that allow you to enjoy nature without crowds will be the most sought-after experiences in 2021, and Chiapas is one of the ideal destinations in that sense.
Nature tourism in Chiapas is synonymous with relaxation, surprise, and adventure. Its vast variety of scenarios invites travelers to immerse themselves in the depths of mother nature: jungle, waterfalls, resorts, and beaches, among other options offered by the southeast of Mexico.
Enjoy the main Magical Towns of the State.
The Ruta Dos Chiapas combines the best of two of the main Magical Towns of the State: Chiapa de Corzo and San Cristóbal de las Casas; in addition to including Tuxtla Gutiérrez, where one of the most spectacular places in Mexico is located: the Sumidero Canyon National Park.
Chiapa de Corzo is located on one of the banks of the Grijalva River and at the meeting point of the central depression with Los Altos. In the Central Plaza of this town is the Mudéjar Fountain or La Pila, an element of Chiapa’s cultural heritage.
10 minutes from that place you can visit the Cascada del Chorreadero Tourist Center, a natural setting in which a stream emerges from a cave with a 25-meter drop, which forms natural pools framed by jungle vegetation, such as amate trees. Here you can go hiking, swimming, climbing, and canyoning, as well as exploring underground rivers and caves.
San Cristóbal de las Casas is the heart of the Altos de Chiapas, from where you can admire the colonial buildings that make it a unique place for romance and one of the most beautiful and original cities, not only in Mexico but in Central America.
Just 4 km from San Cristóbal de las Casas is the El Arcotete Tourist Park, framed by abundant and variable vegetation and numerous fauna; here lies this attractive natural stone arch, formed over thousands of years thanks to the force of the Fogótico river, which creates a formation that mixes elements of a natural arch and caves, caverns, rock formations, and stalactites abound in the place.
The site is ideal for adventurers who like to be in contact with nature; It has a large area of land full of vegetation where you can breathe tranquility and very fresh air, so it is advisable to dedicate a couple of hours to fully enjoy this beautiful place.