A Travellerspoint blog

Cañon del Sumidero

For our last day in Mexico, we decided to take one of the local collectivos from San Cristobal to a neighboring town called Chiapa de Corzo to check out the Cañon del Sumidero. Its cliffs are 900 meters high and overlook the Grijalva River. We took a boat tour through the Cañon and it was worth every penny. The scenery was gorgeous!




We also got to see quite a few different animals (some of which proved to be a little too close for comfort)...






There was also a shrine to the man that had worked to have the Cañon declared a national park.


All in all, a cool way to spend an afternoon.

Posted by ReneeJared 16:10 Archived in Mexico

Email this entryFacebookStumbleUpon

Table of contents

Be the first to comment on this entry.

This blog requires you to be a logged in member of Travellerspoint to place comments.

Enter your Travellerspoint login details below

( What's this? )

If you aren't a member of Travellerspoint yet, you can join for free.

Join Travellerspoint