Attractions In Guadalajara

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There are so many great attractions in Guadalajara and fun stuff to do in the area which makes your Guadalajara, Mexico vacations some of the best you'll ever experience.

I will be adding more and more with every trip we take, so please check back for more updates for your next Guadalajara vacation.

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El Parque Colomos

El Parque Colomos Parque Colomos (Colomos Park)
If you love the outdoors, walking, running or would like to see some spectacular gardens then you'll enjoy this large park.

Find more things to do in Guadalajara.





El Pantéon de Belén

El Panteon de Belen

Panteon de Belen(Belen Cemetery)

Take a tour of this old cemetery that dates back to 1786. It has since been converted into a museum and is full of folklore and possibly a few spirits!

There are also some really interesting haunted cemetery legends that you should read up on before heading out!

Take the guided nighttime tour if you dare.. Here you will find some more great cemetery pictures of El Panteon de Belen.

This is definitely one of the best attractions in Guadalajara and a great place for gorgeous pictures.





Catedral de Guadalajara

Guadalajara Cathedral

(Guadalajara Cathedral)

The Cathedral in Guadalajara is such a beautiful and magnificent symbol of the city. Read all about its history and construction.

This is an attraction in Guadalajara that you can't miss, and how could you? Look at those towers, they're huge. Can you believe that an earthquake sent the originals crashing down? Learn more about the Guadalajara cathedral.





El Instituto Cultural Cabañas

Hospicio Cabanas

(Cabañas Cultural Institute)

Don't let this plain exterior fool you.

This building is home to some of the most beautiful murals in Mexico.

They were painted by famous muralist Jose Clemente Orozco to adorn this once bustling orphanage and house for the homeless and poor. Click here to visit Hospicio Cabañas.





El Palacio de Gobierno

(Government Palace)
The Government Palace of Guadalajara (Palacio de Gobierno) is where the governor and politicians gather to do their business and hopefully make the city a more beautiful place for all to enjoy.

You'll want to take a look inside because there are more murals by Jose Clemente Orozco that are quite powerful.





Rotonda de Los Jaliscienses Ilustres

Rotunda of Illustrious men

( Rotunda of Illustrious Jalisco Men)

Pay a visit to Guadalajara's most distinguished citizens in their final resting place. This is just one of the many enjoyable activities in Guadalajara.

Photo courtesy of Lic. Iván Llamas





Calandria



(Horse and Carriage)
There is nothing like riding around downtown in a horse drawn carriage. Slow down and enjoy Guadalajara the old fashioned way.





Sports in Guadalajara-Soccer Games


For the sports lover in you there is one of Mexico's favorite sports (Gdl too)-- Guadalajara Soccer or as they say it in Spanish, "futbol."

Yes, Guadalajara has several soccer teams and the games are such a thrill. Join in the fun and go to a live game in Estadio Jalisco.

Be sure to also visit the Mexican Soccer Jersey and Merchandise Store to stock up on the latest and classic Chivas and Mexico soccer gear.





Parque Mirador

Parque Mirador/La Barranca


Another Guadalajara attraction is the beautiful Parque Mirador (Sierra Madre) with absolutely amazing views of the Sierra Madre Occidental, known locally as La Barranca.

This one is breathtaking-don't forget your camera.





Tequila Express Tour


Do you like Tequila? Even if you don't you will still enjoy this one, it's a lot of fun.

Take a tour on the Tequila Express. Jump on that train and tour a real tequila distillery and discover the secrets of this famous Mexican drink.

Click here to unlock the mystery of the blue agave!





Guadalajara Golf Anyone?


Here's a spot to find some of the most exclusive golf courses in Mexico. Check it out if your passion is golfing and get ready to spend your days golfing.

http://www.visitmexico.com/wb/Visitmexico/Visi_Golf_Guada





Top Sights to See in Under a Day



If you're only in town for the day and if so shame on you (Just kidding), but you want to check out the top sights then check out this fun walking tour.
Guadalajara, Mexico Vacations- Top Sights!





As you can see there are tons of things to see and do in Guadalajara. Here we have picked out the very best attractions in Guadalajara to ensure you have the very best vacation!
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