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Arco de Ingreso a Zapopan

Address: Avenida Americas y Avenida Avila Camacho | Zapopan, Guadalajara 45100, Mexico
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Ranked #49 of 107 Attractions in Guadalajara
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks
Owner description: A 20-meter-high double arch built to commemorate the city's founders.
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks
Owner description: A 20-meter-high double arch built to commemorate the city's founders.

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brecon
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This is a beautiful arch that leads you through the original entrance to the city. After coming through this rather large arch, it is about 15-20m high, you enter into a street lined with restaurants and shops that leads directly to the Basilica of Our Lady of Zapopan. I am not reviewing the latter, however the arch is nice but... More 

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San Rafael, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

A beautiful structure, about 20 meters (65 feet) tall, which greets you and welcomes you to the Paseo Teopiltzintli, the original entrance to the city - now lined with restaurants and shops - and which leads directly to the Basilica of Our Lady of Zapopan.

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Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

nice public plaza, lots of bars to have a drink, also you can eat in many restaurants along the path to the basilica de Zapopan.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

These arches are great photo opportunity, you have a gorgeous fountain and the arches with the story of Guadalajara on the architecture.

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Guadalajara
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2012

Make a nice landmark and entrance into the old Zapopan area but are not as noticeable now as they once were when they were more isolated.

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