Due to its natural beauty and its folklore, Mazamitla is a town to explore without haste, enjoying its streets and appreciating the architecture of its traditional houses with large eaves, with gabled roofs, with old wooden doors and flown balconies.
In the heart of the Sierra del Tigre, Mazamitla offers you infinite attractions and experiences. Come to Mazamitla and live the experience of knowing a Magical Town.
Let yourself be carried along by any of its streets to the Plaza Municipal José Parres Arias, with its wooded spaces and its beautiful kiosk. Sit in a café in the plaza to savor a Jalisco snack and buy some artisanal products in one of the shops that surround the place.
The parish church of Mazamitla has eclectic lines although the influences of the Chinese architectural style are visible. Its three-section towers are conically topped and the stained glass windows are distinguished inside.
The Enchanted Garden is a dream space located in the Los Cazos subdivision. Several small bridges allow the clean streams that descend from the mountains to cross at different points, providing the necessary humidity so that the place remains always green. The picturesque thatched kiosks surrounded by lawns invite you to sit and admire the beauty of the place. In the same subdivision is El Salto, a beautiful 35-meter-tall married woman.
You can get to know the Sierra del Tigre better, full of pines, oaks and other attractive species of Jalisco flora, it can be in a tall vehicle or renting a tour in which connoisseurs will take you to the most spectacular places, we suggest you make occasional stops so that you become ecstatic with the landscape and take all the photos you want.
You can hire an ATV service in which you go with a guide visiting the most striking places in the mountains, reaching places that would be very difficult to access with another means of transport or you ask to go to a park with a zip line, wall climbing, suspension bridges, gotcha and ATVs. Select the combo of your preference and generate a lot of adrenaline in the incomparable climate and environment of Mazamitla.
The Tierra Aventura Ecological Park, located 16 km. from Mazamitla, is a large space of more than 500 hectares that brings together a large number of attractions and entertainment, such as camping, hiking, horseback riding, ATVs and zip lines. Another place worth visiting in Mazamitla is Barranca Verde, a site with an important rainbow trout farm, which you can reach after a nice walk. You can try your luck to see if you catch one.
Near Mazamitla there are several charming towns. 12 km. there is Valle de Juárez, with the beautiful church of San Pascual Bailón and a shady square with a striking kiosk. 22 km. La Manzanilla de la Paz is located, where it is worth seeing the temple of San Miguel Arcángel and the mural of the municipal presidency. 48 km. from Mazamitla is Jiquilpan de Juárez, another Mexican Magical Town, whose main charms are its religious buildings and urban forests.
The whole town is full of snacks, punches, cheese and typical sweets of the region. Savor the flavors of Mazamitla.
We suggest you visit the Casa Mazamitla Restaurant, Güinumo, Quinta del Bosque, El Mestizo and if you like to go out at night Casa Hidalgo.