Zacualpan of Amilpas , Morelos - THE BACKPACKING



Monday, April 21, 2014

Zacualpan of Amilpas , Morelos

Starting point: Mexico City or Puebla How to get there ? From the City take the highway to Cuernavaca and Cuautla. After this city is 20 km to the north branch towards Tetela . Zacualpan is 10 km in this way. From Puebla have to
leave for Atlixco and take the Oceanic Highway . After Jantetelco bends north (right). In total there are 90 km from the Angelópolis .

  Why? Located in the northeast of the state of Morelos, is a pretty town , well kept and possessed of a remarkable series of wonders. There's his great temple and former Augustinian convent of the Immaculate Conception (completed in 1565 ), its Sunday market where barter and the famous spa hotel House of Trees , which is one of the most appreciated in the country continues.

  What to do? Since then , around town and admire its architecture. In the path designated convents Morelos Heritage Site by UNESCO, Zacualpan is in first place in the east , so that the town is an excellent place to start exploring this monumental series ( those who follow they are Hueyapan and Tetela Volcano , 24 and 14 km away respectively ) . Also worth visiting the beautiful chapels Village neighborhood , and the ruins of the nearby farms.