Enjoy a day excursion to Sumidero National Park. Experience the stunning beauty of Sumidero Canyon from viewpoints on the drive and from a boat that takes you along the river between the canyon’s walls. Visit the magical town of Chiapa de Corzo as well.
What to Expect
Embark on amazing experience to Sumidero National Park. Explore Sumidero Canyon and the town of Chiapa de Corzo on this 9-hour tour from San Cristobal.
Begin with a 45-minute drive through the mountains, along a scenic highway toward Tuxtla Gutierrez. Admire the beautiful panoramic views as you pass through the clouds to reach the canyon.
The tour continues with a boat trip, as you marvel at the immense Sumidero Canyon from another perspective.
After taking in this stunning natural scenery, you’ll visit the magical town of Chiapa de Corzo, known for its magnificent 16th-century Mudéjar Fountain, with its colorful xicalpestles (lacquered and painted gourds). It’s also home to Parachico revelers, the main attraction at the Fiesta of San Sebastián.
After the visit you’ll continue on the drive, enjoying breathtaking views of the Sumidero Canyon from several lookout points, including the Ceiba, the Coyota, the Roblar, the Tepehuaje and the Chiapa. These locations allow you to admire the grandeur of the canyon as well as the local flora and fauna.
- Hotel pick-up
- Round-trip transportation
- Sumidero National Park admission fee
- Boat trip
What's Not Included
- English-speaking guide (not necessary)
Know Before You Go
Ecoexperiencias recommends bringing a hat, and if you will be wearing shorts, that you use sunscreen for your legs. The supplier also suggests bringing comfortable shoes and clothes, and sunglasses, as well as extra cash if you want to buy souvenirs or additional meals. There’s no need to bring a swimsuit as swimming is not allowed.