Chiapa de Corzo, Tuxtla Gutierrez

Occupied since 1400 BCE, Chiapa de Corzo serves as a major archaeological site containing the earliest inscribed date and earliest Mesoamerican tomb burial. It also represents the oldest colonial town in the state of Chiapas and serves as a gateway for trips into the Sumidero Canyon. Visit the town's main plaza to see the large colonial mudejar-style brick fountain with its octagonal design, arches, buttresses, and domed roof. Nearby you can dine on cuisine found only within the region or visit the local museum. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Chiapa de Corzo and many more Tuxtla Gutierrez attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Tuxtla Gutierrez online vacation planner .
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  • Our guide dropped us of in Chiapa de Corzo for lunch after our tour through Cañon del Sumidero. We didn’t find anything interesting to see or do. Also none of the restaurant reviews appealed much to u...  more »
  • Visit rest and enjoy the sumidero Canyon an unforgettable experience worth recommending it with friends.
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  • Was sad to see that still are closed source, and the Church by the earthquake of the Sept. 19, 2017. But the walk by its streets and portals is a rainbow of colors and textures. It is impressive to see the artersanias and the women of Chiapas ethnicities with their beautiful costumes.
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