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Parque Mirador Independencia

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Parque Nacional Barranca de Huentitan

The Huentitan Ravine is an impressive natural spectacle. You go north on Calzada Independencia and... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
Guadalajara, Mexico
Beautiful view

We have visited here a number of times. A great view of the barancas. A great place to bring... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
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Spectacular views of the Barranca de Oblatos canyon can be seen from this dramatically located park.
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Calzada Independencia, Guadalajara 44259, Mexico
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

We went yesterday with our four kids and my parents and grandma. The view is gorgeous and we were able to use the wheelchairs to get close. There is a little restaurant on site with beautiful views, although we didn't stay to eat there. Parking...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank SpikerFamily
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We stopped here with a friend - my husband and he are very familiar with the area. It was my first time to see the views of the canyon and it was truly a sight!! Such a nice park for families - plenty of vendors...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank saraheileen76
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Not only is the topography and natural splendor of the barranca AMAZING from this vantage point, but there are various cultural connections over the years that make this a real part of Guadalajara's character.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lucinda M
Reviewed 13 January 2018

The Huentitan Ravine is an impressive natural spectacle. You go north on Calzada Independencia and zasss The city ends! It is a ravine that is part of the fault of San Andres and in the background runs the Santiago River, which is the natural drainage...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank marco1016
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We have visited here a number of times. A great view of the barancas. A great place to bring family, walk around, enjoy. Close to the Zoo.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Paul-Jann V
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing I drove 20 minutes and found out that the white platform and most of it all around is closed due to the concrete is collapsing , security is there watching.

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank m0323
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great place to visit in Guadalajara. Easy to get there, if you dont have a car, you can take public transportation from downtown, at calzada independencia avenue, take metrobus to station called "Mirador Independencia", it is the last stop, cannot miss it. and you will...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank rodrigoviajero1
Reviewed 22 August 2017

You would not believe your eyes. You are 10 - 15 minutes away from the heart of a major metropolitan area (population around 5 mil.) and still in a residential area and you have this. Grand views of the mountains with a deep canyon, green,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Sahit_the_savvy
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

It's nicer during/after the rain season because it's much greener then, I have been there in September and in December. The view is great, sadly there is no way to hike or go somewhere, it's just the platform. If you have some hours left and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Amelie M
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I live fairly close to here and love to take visiting family and friends. This is a unique geologic site as well, about 20,000 years ago Lake Chapala, which is Mexico´s largest lake and about an hour from Guadlajara, was about the size of Lake...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank windsorcottage
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19 June 2018|
Response from marco1016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it is not recommended for the handicap. The slopes and the stones of the trail are dangerous. It is recommended to bring field shoes.
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27 January 2018|
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Response from Lucinda M | Reviewed this property |
No tengo respuesta oficial pero vi una queja de que NO se permiten perros, en otro foro