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Romantic Lake Chapala, Guadalajara

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#3 of 17 in Historic Sites in 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. Plan your visit to Romantic Lake Chapala and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Guadalajara holiday planner.
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  • Lake Chapala is nice, you have the option of walking or taking a boat that offers you tours, you can also eat in the restaurants that are there, some have very good view of the Lake
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  • Apart from a wonderful view of the Lake, access is easy for people with limited capabilities. All very clean and accessible, with restaurants of very fresh foods and stores references at prices within the reach of all budgets. In the surrounding area you can visit the old railroad station where exhibitions, are the former hotel to stay used Don Porfirio Díaz and entertainment world figures.
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  • The malecon is very nice, the best restaurants are on the side of barrenada stone. very close to the city for a weekend escape.
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