Sierra Chincua we are an eco-tourist center located in the corridor of the Sierra Chincua, Campanario, Chivati and Huacal . We are known in the region for the “ Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary ”.
You can tour the Sanctuary in guided walks by our specialized staff or in cablagatas . The entire route is marked and documented, so you can know in detail everything about the flora and fauna of this ecosystem .
The rides through Sierra Chincua are very quiet and at all times they will be accompanied by guides and riders who will accompany them to the colony . During the tour we will stop at various viewpoints and in areas where the sighting of the butterflies is very easy.
Our guides for the walk are highly qualified and all are bilingual . In addition, within the park we have a special space for camping. Spend a night under the stars in a Protected Nature Reserve. It is a privilege.
Come and see the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary in Zitácuaro, in the state of Michoacán, one of the most important Reserves of the Mexican Republic that is home to this species of butterfly best known for being the " North American Butterfly".
Within the limits of Sierra Chincua you can enjoy walks throughout the Sanctuary that has up to 3 viewpoints located at 3,500 meters high. Tours can be guided or without a guide.
In the Sierra Chincua Reserve we have highly qualified guides bilingual that serve the more than 60 thousand tourists we receive each season. We have walking services all year round, as well as discounts and promotions for large groups.
In addition, they can purchase handicrafts within the area of the colonies in the official establishments of the Sanctuary. And if you want to camp in the wild one night or more we also have an area prepared for tents.
You will enjoy nature to the fullest in Sierra Chincua.
If you want to explore the trails and paths of the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary on horseback, in Sierra Chincua, Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary, we offer a special horseback riding service for the whole family.
You can get to know this wonderful Nature Reserve in a fun and original way. We will accompany you on this tour, our guides will at all times lead the ride, both as riders and on foot.
The walk is very quiet and can be done by the whole family. Our horses are very friendly , so it doesn't matter if you don't have previous experience. You will find it very easy to adapt to gallop.
The route goes from the entrance to the Sanctuary to the round trip colonies . We will pass through the viewpoints where the views are impressive since they are more than 3 thousand meters high.
Enjoy also the sighting of monarch butterflies, as the sanctuary houses more than 7 million copies.