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Lagunas de Zempoala National Park

Huitzilac | Chichinautzin, Mexico
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Hidden and beautiful location!

Even though the park isn't very big, the view of the lake is gorgeous! There's no cost for entrance... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Mexico City, Mexico
via mobile
Excellent one-day trip destination

The lagunas de Zempoala are great for a one-day trip from any nearby city. There is not much... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Mexico City, Mexico
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19 Apr 2017
“Hidden and beautiful location!”
10 Apr 2017
“Excellent one-day trip destination”
Huitzilac | Chichinautzin, Mexico
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Even though the park isn't very big, the view of the lake is gorgeous! There's no cost for entrance and I recommend getting there early, as you have to find a parking spot. Moreover, you should visit it between the months of April-June when it...More

Thank SofiCortes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The lagunas de Zempoala are great for a one-day trip from any nearby city. There is not much infrastructure, which makes the place really very nice and natural. You can walk around the 'lagunas' and also eat at the local restaurants. It has been an...More

2  Thank Fwchj
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This place has big safety concerns. We were told to limit our visit to weekends (mid days) and near the parking lots. The food was great, and we were able to bird around the one remaining lake. The forest was inviting, but we were told...More

Thank royannjean
Reviewed 29 December 2016

It is only an hour and a half from Mexico City (approximately). I went on a very early Saturday, I got there at 7 in the morning, because I read that it gets very crowded and literally was the only one there. After a long...More

1  Thank Omi_Wan
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Only about an hour or so outside of the great metropolis of Mexico City is the beautiful nature park of Lagunas de Zempoala. Although it gets very crowded on the weekend, we were there on a Monday and there were only a couple of other...More

2  Thank Craig T
Reviewed 22 August 2016

In this place you gonna be relaxed, the entrance is totally free and you can find many places for eat tacos and quesadillas, also you can ride a horse or rent a little boat to make a trip in the lagoon. If you go, you...More

1  Thank Allan J
Reviewed 2 August 2012

About an hour to drive from Mexico City, not far from Tres Marias, is a jewel of a national park called Lagunas de Zempoala. This place is all that Mexico City is not: silent, green, clean, nature. In other words, the perfect contrast to the...More

4  Thank Oshioshioshi
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