Cultural Tours

Visit the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuaries

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In August, Monarch butterflies began their journey of over four thousand kilometers from South Canada to the forests of State of Mexico and Michoacán, crossing USA territory.

From Wednesday, November 23rd until March 31st, 2017 the seven sanctuaries that protect the specie will be opened to the audience.

In Michoacán

  • El Rosario and El Asoleadero, Municipality of Ocampo

  • Senguio, Municipality of Senguio

  • Sierra Chincua, Municipality of Angangueo

In the State of Mexico

  • Capulín and Macheros, Municipality of Donato Guerra

  • La Mesa, Municipality of San José del Rincón

  • Piedra Herrada, Municipality of San Mateo Almololoa


November 23 2016 to March 31 2017
From Monday to Sunday , 10:00 - 18:00 hrs.


Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary

Sierra Chincua Angangueo, Michoacán


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