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Parque Nacional Barranca del Cupatitzio

Calz Fray Juan de San Miguel, Uruapan 60000, Mexico
+52 452 524 0197
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For a moment I thought I left Mexico and was entering the Amazon! The air is fresh with the smells... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fancyj L
via mobile
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Excellent option for a nature park in the middle of the city. Some water and nice legends, even a... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
Mexico City, Mexico
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“trout farm” (8 reviews)
“nice park” (2 reviews)
Calz Fray Juan de San Miguel, Uruapan 60000, Mexico
+52 452 524 0197
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For a moment I thought I left Mexico and was entering the Amazon! The air is fresh with the smells of flowers, trees, and young grass. The water is clean and clear. There was a small cafe by the entrance that made the trip even...More

Thank Fancyj L
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Excellent option for a nature park in the middle of the city. Some water and nice legends, even a cable ride, restaurants are not the best, very clean and please keep it that way. Walk around with lots of stairs, you can drink the water...More

Thank jdelmoral_mx
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Naturally astonishing, inexpensive to enter, and within walking distance of the center of town, I fortunately had the time to visit Parque Nacional Barranca del Cupatitzio twice during my short stay in Uruapan. To reach the park entrance from the center of town, I walked...More

Thank NVJoe
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Its an amazing place to walk and take a lot of pictures. We visit this park every time we go visit our family. The food is amazing too!

Thank veronica c
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A green and tropical oasis in an otherwise unattractive town. Basically a paved walkway through the gorge with diverted water forming waterfalls and pools. Lots of tropical foliage gives plenty of shade and there are lots of stands selling food and souvenirs. Busy at weekends...More

Thank RobertTolputt
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I thought the park was very well done and enjoyable. It is very well kept and has an incredible amount of water moving around. Photo ops abound. My comments are: You should not need a guide. But, know that they have no maps to hand...More

1  Thank jojoishere
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

This park is a MUST if you are in Uruapan!! Nature, beauty and tranquility all in the same place! Either if you visit with family or alone you will not leave the same way you came in.

Thank Lucy M
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This was my first visit to Michoacán. This park was absolutely beautiful! I was in awe of the landscaping and flora and fauna. The grounds were immaculate and very well kept. The waterfalls were breathtaking and the fountains were just amazing! It was so serene...More

Thank Noemi L
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

50 acres of spectacular landscaping, following the trails through an ever-changing array of flora and fauna, waterfalls, trout farm, following the Rio Cupatizio is why everybody will appreciate visiting Uruapan. Entry from either the south or the north is only M$25 and enjoy this Ntl....More

1  Thank SRogers39
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful place! The park is green and tropical with tons of flowing water everywhere you go, a couple cool waterfalls, and so many butterflies everywhere! We loved this park! Well worth coming to Uruapan for.

Thank Rockabel
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Cindy H
When was the water park built? I am thinking it was built in stages, when was it started?
27 January 2015|
Response from Lalo_Paz | Reviewed this property |
The park was actually part of a private property last century and many of the fountains you can see were built after that. Since ancient times, the city of Uruapan has been considered one of the most-beautiful places in all... More