Learn About Picturesque Tapijulapa
At only one hour and a half from the capital of the State of Tabasco, Villahermosa, where you will find houses painted in white with red roofs, balconies always full of flowers and cobbled streets that meander until they lose themselves in the greenery of the hills: this is Tapijulapa, a "Magical Town" sheltered by waterfalls and gardens. In the main square, its traditional kiosk where you can start your exploration waits for you. The peacefulness of this mountain corner is only lost when hundreds of riparian birds return to the treetops at dusk. Normally the Amatan river is in charge of lulling this village, but it is possible to cross the bridge while the sound of the water and the greenery will delight you. Seeing the typical facades of the houses in Tapijulapa will make you want to live there.
You must see the mountain’s state park, Villa Luz, where you can visit its small archaeological museum, have fun on its enormous zip line or go down its trails to the main waterfall. You can also witness blind sardines by fishing in the Cave of the sardines. If you go to Kolem Jaá you can engage in activities close to nature because in this ecological park you'll find zip lines and rappelling. Don’t miss the caves of Cocona with its stalactites and stalagmites, or the convent of Oxolotán, which was built in the 17th century and despite its simple facade it features angles that seem to be in ruins on the inside.
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