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Entrance Arc for Zapopan (Arco de Ingreso a Zapopan)

A beautiful structure, about 20 meters (65 feet) tall, which greets you and welcomes you to the... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2014
Mister-Markie
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San Rafael, California
nice plaza, lots of bars and restaurants

nice public plaza, lots of bars to have a drink, also you can eat in many restaurants along the... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2014
jelpspeed
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Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
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Apr 11, 2017
“Lovely Arched entrance!”
Jul 26, 2016
“Not much to see.”
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A 20-meter-high double arch built to commemorate the city's founders.
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Avenida Americas y Avenida Avila Camacho, Zapopan 45100, Mexico
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

Walk through the archway to a great variety of outdoor cafes and beer joints. Wonderful walk with stands of all types selling wares of necklaces, earrings, and stone wares.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Kim S
Reviewed July 26, 2016

There are some local sidewalk cafes and bars along the wide walkway to the Basilica. None have great food, but if you're going to check out the Basilica anyway, you´ll see the arch. For a great restaurant, look for Mar Azul two blocks away...you´ll have...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank LostInSpace
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...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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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.

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank Mister-Markie
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.

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank jelpspeed
Reviewed July 26, 2013

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

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank Liz G
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.

Thank Royce W
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