Magical Town Comitán de Domínguez

This corner of Chiapas is considered one of the places with the best quality of life in the country. The natural beauty of its surroundings combines harmoniously with the traditional architecture of its streets, the historic temple of Santo Domingo is an example of the sober Chiapas Mudejar style.

In Comitán you will discover a city full of peaceful and friendly people with whom you will be able to share flavors full of traditions and histories, characterized by its colorful churches and neighborhoods. You will get involved in its cultural environment, you will be in direct contact with nature in the Montebello lakes or the waterfalls of El Chiflón, and you will explore the Mayan grandeur in the archaeological zones of Tenam Puente, Chunkultic and Lagartero.

Comitán is the perfect place to make your stay a comfortable and unforgettable experience.

How to get to Comitán: 


From Tuxtla Gutierrez you can take the federal highway 190 for 17 kilometers and then 51 km of highway. It is located in the region of Los Altos.

What to do:

  • Tour the built heritage of the city, it is the largest in the state and includes a large number of gilded baroque altarpieces.
  • Visit the neighborhoods and learn about their festivals and their artisan and gastronomic specialties.
  • Visiting a distillery with a tasting of the wine.
  • Take the tourist streetcar tour.
  • Taste craft beer.
  • Visit the tourist centers El Arcotete, Gruta del Mamut and Grutas de Rancho Nuevo.
  • Visit the great variety of museums such as: Na Bolom, Los Altos de Chiapas and Textile Center of the Mayan World, the Uvence Foundation, Mayan Medicine, MUSAC, Chocolate, Jade, Amber, Textiles, among others.
  • Visit the Huitepec Reserve, Montetik Park, San Jose Educational Park and the Moxviquil Orchidarium.
  • To make a bicycle tour through the nearby towns and attractions.
  • Visit the Woodcutters' Workshop with handmade paper production.

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