Explore the mountains of the Sierra Gorda on a 12-hour tour of the ecological region from Querétaro. Take an amazing journey through nature and history, and visit the Chuveje Waterfall, Jalpan de Serra, Franciscan mission of Landa de Matamoros, and more.
What to Expect
Experience the dramatic scenery of the Sierra Gorda on a full-day sightseeing tour from Querétaro. Transfer to the ecological region to spend a day amongst beautiful nature.
Start your tour at the stunning cascades and rock pools of Chuveje Waterfall, considered one of the most beautiful in Queretaro. Continue into the heart of the ecological zone of the Sierra Gorda to visit Jalpan de Serra, a site built by Franciscan missionaries in the mid 18th century and declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2003.
Next, go to the Franciscan mission of Landa de Matamoros, dedicated to Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception. Noted for its highly decorative baroque façades, the mission features indigenous elements of particular interest. It was built under the direction of Junipero Serra in the mid 18th century, and remains as impressive today as it was when it was first built.
- Entrance fees
What's Not Included
- Food and drinks
- ª Optional gratuities
Know Before You Go
• A pick-up service is provided for hotels located in the Queretaro Area Hotels Zone 1. For hotels in other zones, please meet at the Promo Tour office
• Cancellations within 48-hours of your tour and no shows will not be refunded. You may reschedule your tour within 48-hours at an additional cost of US 15 per person, payable directly to the local supplier. Rescheduled tours are subject to availability