Romantic Lake Chapala, Guadalajara

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See Mexico’s largest lake on a tour with Romantic Lake Chapala. Sail on the vast natural lake, take a boat tour to Scorpion Island, and enjoy the scenic landscapes that surround it. Pay a visit to small lakeside towns, such as Chapala or Ajijic, and stroll the charming cobblestone streets lined with colonial era buildings and rustic shops. During the tour of the lake, you can take a relaxing walk on the shore, spot seagulls and other local birdlife, purchase souvenirs, or sample delicacies such as charales, a dish of dried fish with chili and lime. You can plan Guadalajara trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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  • I remmeber years ago the lake was nothing special, but it has definitely changed! It's beautiful! It has great restaurants and many places to eat... The malecón is very clean and pleasant, the people ...  more »
  • We toured the Chapala Lake on our trip to Guadalajara is something not to be missed the Lake is beautiful surrounded by green landscapes, much veneration and cabins you can rent and spend an incredible night highly recommended to do a view and stay at least one night
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  • They have made many arrangements and note that they are investing both in the malecon and in the rest of the village, looks very well just need to give more care to water which, ultimately, is the main attraction
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If you want proximity to historical attractions and convenient access to public transport, you'll be able to find something to suit any budget downtown, with the central thoroughfare of Avenida Juarez offering perhaps the widest range of options. Slightly southwest of the center, the neighborhood of Ciudad del Sol also offers a good selection of budget-friendly options, while in the southeast, Tlaquepaque--formerly a city in its own right--features some fancier hotels in a more relaxed setting.
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