Things To Do in Guadalajara, Jalisco

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Guadalajara Attractions

Known as the Silicon Valley of Mexico, Guadalajara is a sprawling metropolis of over 4 million people. As one of the best tourist cities in Mexico, there are a variety of Guadalajara activities available for the entire family.

Start your Guadalajara vacation with a visit to the Guachimontones Pyramids. Only a short drive from the center of town, the Guachimontones Pyramids are often included on many Guadalajara excursions and are widely known as one of the top tourist destinations in Mexico. This 2,000-year-old UNESCO World Heritage Site mesmerizes every traveler stopping by for a visit.

After your visit to the Guachimontones Pyramids, head back to the City of Roses and make a stop at the Catedral. The Catedral is still in pristine condition and is visited by thousands of local citizens and tourists on a daily basis. It is one of the oldest religious sites in Guadalajara and is a perfect example of early Spanish colonial architecture. The Catedral should be on your list of things to do in Guadalajara.

While there are many spots in Guadalajara popular among locals and tourists alike, the Teatro Degollado is a must see among the city's top places. While this ancient play house was once used to stage performances, it is now used for concerts and special events all year long. This is one of the many attractions in Guadalajara not to miss.

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