Chiapa de Corzo, Tuxtla Gutierrez

Occupied since 1400 BCE, Chiapa de Corzo serves as a major archaeological site containing the earliest inscribed date and earliest Mesoamerican tomb burial. It also represents the oldest colonial town in the state of Chiapas and serves as a gateway for trips into the Sumidero Canyon. Visit the town's main plaza to see the large colonial mudejar-style brick fountain with its octagonal design, arches, buttresses, and domed roof. Nearby you can dine on cuisine found only within the region or visit the local museum. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Chiapa de Corzo and many more Tuxtla Gutierrez attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Tuxtla Gutierrez online vacation planner.
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  • Do not ever rent the Kwid car that looks like suv is a wothless peice of...equipment. Its so small its also a 3 cylinder vehicle. The bad thing about it is that the charge for rental was as if i was.....  more »
  • We visited this town during the festival time. Okay, it was difficult to get a parking slot, but this should not stop you. We were so positively surprised by the positive attitude of the inhabitants.....  more »
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