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Tarascas Fountain, Morelia

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Visit Tarascas Fountain, a monument in celebration of the indigenous peoples of this Mexican region rich with culture. Take a walk around the towering fountain of maidens holding up their bounty, and at the same time appreciate the view of the historic aqueduct that runs nearby. The fountain serves the best location in the city for observing the aqueduct. Grab a seat on one of the many benches and people-watch as tourists and locals pass through. Afterwards, head to one of the many international restaurants in the area for a meal. To visit Tarascas Fountain on your trip to Morelia, use our Morelia vacation planner.
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  • Entre el acueducto y la calzada Fray Antonio se puede ver esta singular fuente en la que unas mujeres detienen una batea con fruta, símbolo de la fertilidad y abundancia de la tierra michoacana, sin d...  more »
  • Is a good place to visit, but don't plan a full day at it because if on a very traffic Avenue. There are good stores and restaurants around so you can just plan a dinner and enjoy the view of the roun...  more »
  • Parte del recorrido del centro histórico, vale mucho la pena! Una caminata indispensable para apreciar esa parte de Morelia.