We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
You've GOT to see this!!!

Driving down is just the beginning of the adventure. The picturesque little town of Batopilas will... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
2love2bike
,
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Amazing sites

Incredible views i travelled on a mule for 9 days through the many canyons comprising copper canyon... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
chosroes
,
London, United Kingdom
Read all 44 reviews
58
All photos (58)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“in town”(5 reviews)
“ruins”(3 reviews)
About
A beautiful and seldom-seen region located along the scenic Copper Canyon route.
Recommended experiences in and around Copper Canyon
from US$100.00
More Info
from US$25.00
More Info
Reviews (44)
Filter reviews
29 results
Traveller rating
27
1
0
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
27
1
0
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews in town incredible views ruins road rocks tourists batopilas driver hotel mission canyon adventure
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 29 reviews
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We had high expectations, but the reality was scary. I've traveled to Mexico 5 times, Costa Rica, Italy, Greece, France, Japan, Korea, China (twice). Of all those travels, I never felt in imminent danger. But the drunkeness at Batopilas was scary as hell. We and...More

4  Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Tiny little village at the bottom of a beautiful canyon. There is a finished, two lane road. However, the inside lane is covered with rocks that have tumbled down onto the road. Drivers treat it like a one lane road. Slightly harrowing.

2  Thank w2conrad
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Driving down is just the beginning of the adventure. The picturesque little town of Batopilas will win your heart. Stay a few days and hike to the "Lost Mission", or just wander the ruins of the old mines and smelting factory. Several small restaurants offer...More

1  Thank 2love2bike
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Incredible views i travelled on a mule for 9 days through the many canyons comprising copper canyon and i have to say its way up there with my very best travel experiences absolutly unique and wonderful

5  Thank chosroes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Batopilas Canyon is spectacular. The road leading into the canyon is relatively new, but not well maintained. There were serious rock slides and rock falls that had not been cleaned up. Much of the road does not have structures to prevent rocks from falling or...More

2  Thank DMGAmes_Iowa
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We drove down the 140 KM from Creel to Batopilas in our VW camper van. It was a spectacular trip down but as many have said it was full of hairpin turns sharper than any you have used in your hair and fallen rocks or...More

6  Thank ecowan56
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Went on a 3 day tour to the Copper Canyon and Batopilas from Creel. The descent into Batopilas Canyon from the road is amazing, we had someone driving us so we could enjoy the views. The drive itself is a big part of the experience,...More

5  Thank Hayley970
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

This was the highlight to our trip to the copper canyon. You absolutely must make this journey. The road is very good but something you will never forget. We booked a small package through Cesar at Casa Margaritas in Creel who also own a hotel...More

2  Thank Mantamike
Reviewed 27 January 2016

What an amazing trip to the bottom of Copper Canyon. The ride there and back is made up of sharp curves, land slides and ice and snow but worth it to see the views and stay in this quaint remote town. We used S&G Tours

3  Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Do this! It's an incredible drive (thankful we had a driver and weren't doing it ourselves). Beautiful views. Not much after you get to town but it's quaint and comfortable, full of 'real' people. We enjoyed it.

1  Thank CINTraveler
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
76Dawg
18 October 2017|
Answer
Response from Sonia E |
private roundtrip transfer can be arranged starting at 250 to 300 usdlls.
0
Votes