Like an alpine forest with beautiful blue and turquoise water, the Montebello Lakes are stunningly serene and tranquil. You can take out a rowing boat or simply explore the shores of the lakes. Our tour will also take you to experience the awesome force of the El Chilfon waterfalls, and the power of the main cascade, The Bride's Veil. See nature at its most powerful and its most tranquil on this full-day tour.
Lagunas de Montebello National Park, La Trinitaria, México
Departures from: San Cristobal de las Casas ( for Tuxtla Gutierrez)
8:00 Pick-up from your hotel
8:45 En-route we will stop for 30 minutes in the Amatenango Valley to see the traditional potters
10:00 Arrive at the Chiflon waterfalls. Time to explore and swim
14:00 Arrive at the Montebello Lakes and stay long enough to take out a rowing boat or walk around the shores
17:00 Return to San Cristobal de las Casas
*** This itinerary may vary.
A magical tour around San Cristobal de las Casas, where we can find a chain of waterfalls framed in the tropical forest.
Row Boats and Walks:
Take a boat out to explore the waters of the Montebello Lakes or enjoy a stroll around the shores, breathing in the crisp clear air.
Zip-Lines and Swimming:
Do you dare to zip-line across the powerful El Chiflon falls or would you rather take a refreshing dip in the calm pools?
Visit the potters of Amatenango Valley to see artisans practicing a 1,000-year-old craft