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Ecotourism in Lake Zirahuén, Michoacán

03 Jun 2019


Surrounded by a fantastic forest of pines, this is a lake of one of the most beautiful wonders of the state of Michoacán, as it is one of the nicest water compounds in all of Mexico, which is why is a perfect place to do ecotourism. 

Would you like to get know it? There is an adventure park in Zirahuen for you to explore and practice different activities. Next, We will tell you about the main things you can do in this amazing place.   

Kayak in Lake de Zirahuén

To take a kayak tour in the bright  blue turquoise lake is one of the principal activities for this journey. It's a fun and athletic way to enjoy this fascinating natural scenery and the peaceful scenery that is immersed in. At the adventure park you will receive everything you need to kayak alone or with someone else. 

Zip line to cross Lake Zirahuén

Can you imagine crossing the lake while flying through the air? It sounds incredible, yet it is  possible and true. Here, you will find a zip lines and hanging bridges systems to admire this natural beauty from the air and, why not, while enjoying an hour packed with adrenaline. The full circuit has a duration of approximately 45 minutes and it is totally amazing. 

Four wheelers and mountain bikes to explore the area 

There are also land activities like exploring the terrain on board of a  fun ATV or, if  you are more into sports , to do a mountain bike route. Both options are terrific to breath fresh air from zirahuen’s forest and enjoy its land views.  

To Visit Santa Clara del Cobre

Santa Clara del Cobre  Is one of the Magic Towns of Michoacan and its located just half an hour from Zirahuen lake, which is why it really is worth a visit. 

 Like its name states well, in Santa Clara del Cobre, they work with handmade copper to create beautiful local art. It is a very cute town that manages a tasty local gastronomy, so you can and should take advantage and stop to eat there after a morning of adventures in Zirahuén.


Due to its proximity to Morelia and the lake of zirahuen it is ideal to get out of the city and practice some ecotourism. Since you will be visiting the Capital of Michoacan already we want to invite you to stay with us at Best Western plus Gran Hotel Morelia where you will be spoiled with comfortable rooms, swimming pools and the excellent service and quality that we are known for.

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