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Guachimontones

Carretera Estatal 604 Guadalajara-San Marcos km 56, Teuchitlan 46762, Mexico
+52 384 109 0388
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Carretera Estatal 604 Guadalajara-San Marcos km 56, Teuchitlan 46762, Mexico
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Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

You will be surprise about this archeological zone unique in its type, amazing view of landscapes. This complex is not big. It is not far from Guadalajara city about 1hr drive. You can go by the morning spend few hours and by the lunch time...More

2  Thank Carlos C
Reviewed September 2, 2015

These ruins are very distinct from what you see in the Yucatan. You will get to view the pyramid from ground level and also from higher elevation. Inside the museum, you will watch a short video which is offered in English and they have some...More

1  Thank HamptonPDX123
Reviewed September 2, 2015

This is the town closest to Guachimontones. We took a bus to the Teuchitlan and a taxi to Guachimontones. This is a small and pretty town- the ruins here are the pyramids. Didn't spend too much time there since we stopped there only to see...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2015

Tucked away a couple of kilometers from the nearest village/little town. Its quite something. There are so few tourists and the museum is staffed with very helpful people. Unfortunately most don't speak English but we go to try out our broken Spanish lol! We happened...More

3  Thank vydia2015
Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Wanna get out of the city for a while? Then enjoy a day in silence at Guachimontones!!! -> how to get there by bus from GDL <- Of course my hostel recommended me to take this expensive tour with some organization. As I am on...More

4  Thank Martha B
Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

If you like archeological sites, do visit this UNESCO heritage, as the circular pyramids are unique in their kind. The road to the Guachimontones via Tlajomulco de Zuñiga will give you an idea of the typical Mexican landscape, with fields of agave and sugar cane....More

1  Thank Ka A
Reviewed August 18, 2015

Having lived in Guadalajara for almost two decades, we had never visited these pyramids. We have seen many of Mexico's spectacular pyramids. These are not as grand, but their circular shape makes them unique among the ones we have seen. The grounds were well maintained,...More

1  Thank Trottermex
Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

I was looking to take pictures of something different. So when i arrived in Guadalajara, i started searching and immediately found the trip advisor post of someone that had already been and told exactly how to get there via bus. However....their info mat be a...More

3  Thank Thomas C
Reviewed July 26, 2015

The site is lovely as is the museum. It is small and unlike the large ones in Yucatan, but it is worth the visit as it is unique.

1  Thank stephany38
Reviewed July 10, 2015

Ever hear of round pyramids? While researching things to do I found this place. I was not sure of what to expect, but it far out pasted my expectations. This is a TRUE GEM and if you are into history or archaeology you would be...More

2  Thank Cabo_Bob_and_Harriet
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Mary Ann H
April 4, 2016|
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Response from JARamosCaceres | Reviewed this property |
Download the map previous to travel and fill your gas tank, gas stations are few and the data signal is poor, make sure to have MXN in cash debit and credit cards are not usable everywhere, wear confortable clothing cause... More
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VacationTrio
September 11, 2015|
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Response from dennisjames | Reviewed this property |
No idea but it is easy to find out by asking any taxi driver if they are interested in a day long hire. It would have to be a little more than they can earn in a normal days work.
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sladkomn
July 29, 2015|
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Response from Scarlett C | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is "autotrasportes etzatlan" should be no more than 5USD and you can take it at any bus station going from lázaro Cárdenas to periférico and Av Vallarta or any point in pefirerico from Av colon to Av Vallarta... More
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