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Mexican Muralism Cultural Tour in Guadalajara
"You will be picked up at 9am at your hotel. From there you'll head to the University of Guadalajara Auditorium. Here you'll get an introduction to Mexican Post-Revolution Muralism. The three main muralists of the time and a brief summary on Jose Clemente Orozco's life and work. Continue the tour and drive to the Government Palace to see the murals painted in two d visit to the Cathedral and the four squares surrounding the Cathedral the Degollado Theatre and Plaza Tapatia. Then visit the most emblematic building in the city a World Heritage Site and what the locals consider the jewel of the crown: the fabulous Cabañas Orphanage. It is here where Orozco painted what is considered his masterpiece: the Man of Fire. Admire all fifty seven of the intriguing fresco murals th
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Guadalajara and Tlaquepaque City Sightseeing Tour
"Your guide will pick you up by minivan at your hotel and take you to Guadalajara’s historical downtown to begin your city sightseeing tour. Stop at the Plaza de Armas home to the Guadalajara’s twin-towered cathedral. One of the city’s most magnificent landmarks the cathedral boasts a richly decorated interior with gold-leaf pillars Gothic vaults and a stained-glass window of the Last Supper. Head to nearby Liberation Square which takes up two whole city blocks filled with beautiful colonial buildings. At the Instituto Cultural de Cabanas where drama dance and music is performed
From $49.00
 
Guadalajara City Tour
"The tour starts with hotel pick up 9:00 am and then heading to the historical downtown area where you will start your tour by visiting the most representative buildings and public places of the city such as the cathedral government palace cross of squares the “Degollado” theater Fundadores square Tapatia square and the “Instituto Cultural Cabañas”
From $45.00

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Cabañas Cultural Institute

The Hospicio Cabañas biulding is a work of architecture which distinguishes the city of Guadalajara with its neoclassic beauty. Nowadays, this location is a cultural institute dedicated to propagating...
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Hospicio Cabañas

Build to be a a shelter for orphans, elders and destitute people. The construction began in 1805 and open its doors 5 years later with the name "The house of Mercy".After Mexico's Independence was...
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anagrettel
Apr 02, 2015

The Cathedral

It is a wonder, I would say apart from Hospicio Cabañas (UNESCO site) this cathedral is the second most interesting place to visit in Guadalajara.It was built in 1541, but destroyed when some...
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jorgejuansanchez
Mar 07, 2015

Hospicio Cabañas

This is a UNESCO Patrimony of the Humankind, a must visit in Guadalajara.It is one of the oldest and largest hospital complexes in the Americas. They compare its construction with Les Invalides in...
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jorgejuansanchez
Jan 26, 2015

Templo Expiatorio

Beautiful gothic temple located a few blocks southwest from the main downtown area.I found out about this temple on VT, and I decided I wanted to see it even though I didn't keep many details about it...
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Laura_Mexico
Jul 10, 2012

The Cathedral

One of Guadalajara's main symbols, this impressive church - where many different architecture styles are mixed - is located right in downtown, next to the State government palace, a cute little square...
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Jul 09, 2012
 
 
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Downtown

Visiting the downtown is a great experience, there you will find the history ofthe city and a lot of historical buildings including the symbol of the city, the Chatedral.You can take a tour in a...
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LuisV
Apr 04, 2011

charreada

A charreada is well a Mexican rodeo, and in Jalisco it is very popular a real recognized sport with strict rules and lots of competitions. I think in some ways it is Mexican for NASCAR. Both men and...
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Ekahau
Apr 04, 2011

Tequila express

See travelog for the whole trip story -- tequila express Travelogues This is some really special trip the VTer gets to enjoy the Mexican people enjoying there own culture and tradition. The Vter gets...
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Ekahau
Apr 04, 2011

Tapatio Tour of the City

The city bus tour is an experience that you wil neve forget. If it is a good day, you can sit atop the two deck bus and enjoy the open air while touring. You will see from the Plaza de Armes to the...
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jwilliams2005
Apr 04, 2011

Teatro Degollado

The best theater in México. No kidding! is a piece of art! The Degollado theater is located in the city's downtown and was inaugurated on 13 September 1866 . Inside there are paintings by Jacobo...
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anagrettel
Mar 31, 2010

Tonala marketplace

A visit to Guadalajara is never complete without a trip to Tonala, at least for me!. Tonala is not the typical touristic place, is more a suburb area with the biggest marketplace for Mexican art...
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anagrettel
Mar 31, 2010

Visit a Historic Cemetary

Guadalajara has several amazing cemetaries that you can visit to get a sense of the city's history. The most atmospheric has to be Panteon de Belen, which is located just two blocks behind the...
Jetgirly
Oct 28, 2008

Monument to Beatriz Hernandez

Behind the Teatro Degollado and on a side of the Plaza de los Fundadores (Founders' Plaza) , you will found the statue of Beatriz Hernández wich commemorates a woman who lives in the hearts of all...
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anagrettel
Aug 06, 2008

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Avenida Ramon Corona 243, Guadalajara, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, 44100, Mexico
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Lopez Cotilla 1739, Col. Lafayette, Guadalajara, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, 44140, Mexico
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Avenida Lopez Mateos Sur y Moctezuma, Guadalajara, Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, 45050, Mexico
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Calle Venustiano Carranza 16, Centro Histrico, Guadalajara, Central Mexico, 44100, Mexico
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Victoriano Salado Alvarez 72, Col Ladron de Guevara, Guadalajara, Jalisco, 44600, Mexico
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Avda Mariano Otero 1326, Col San Diego Chapalita C.P., Guadalajara, Central Mexico, 44510, Mexico
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