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Most beautiful place I‘ve ever visited

What an experience. It‘s the most beautiful place I‘ve been on my travels in Mexiko. It‘s really... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Zurich, Switzerland
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Heaven in Chiapas!

Do you guys remember that, in order to go to heaven, you do have to go through the purgatory? Well... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Francisco G
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This lake, 190 kilometers from San Cristobal, is buried deep in a rainforest filled with diverse forms of wildlife.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

What an experience. It‘s the most beautiful place I‘ve been on my travels in Mexiko. It‘s really hard to get there from San Cristobal around 12 hours travel but it‘s DEFINITLY worth it. First you go to Comitan (2 hours and 90 Pesos), take a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank haennchenundgretel
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Do you guys remember that, in order to go to heaven, you do have to go through the purgatory? Well, this is a pretty good analogy to Miramar. In order to get to the actual lagoon, you have to walk for about 2-4hrs (depending on...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Francisco G
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Undeniably Miramar is beautiful and its water is crystal clear. But really there is not much to do. We took a tour to the 3 islands. The guide took us at 8 AM and I was still in my jacket. And then he said you...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank viajerothai
Reviewed 30 March 2016

This is a very beautiful laguna and place to stay (renting a hammoc or a tent, there are no bungalow or anything, only in the village of Emiliano Zapata where you start the 3km walk to the laguna). The problem is... to get there. We...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank P0ugne
Reviewed 21 December 2015

I would like to provide more detailed information about this natural wonder. We travelled to Miramar from Comitán, where we stayed overnight. We visited El Chiflon that day, which I also recommend. First you need to get collectivo from Comitan to Las Margaritas which was...More

Date of experience: December 2015
10  Thank TuLight
Reviewed 19 February 2015

It is amazing. A great lake in the middle of the Lacandona jungle (what is left of it) and Biosfere Reserve. It´s not easy to get there, it takes a day to get there and another to go back to wherever you want to go....More

Date of experience: March 2014
2  Thank zapato69
Reviewed 26 February 2014

The lake itself is gorgeous, clear, warm water surrounded my lush jungle covered hills and the sound of howler monkeys. It really is an untouched piece of paradise. The town of Emiliano Zapata was also very pleasant with two nice rivers and friendly people. Practical...More

Date of experience: February 2014
10  Thank Pharoah L
Reviewed 21 February 2013

very nice place in the earth of chiapas.the village of emiliano zapata is very friendly and talk with this people is very interesting. the lake is magnificient. a little bit hard to join. we arrived from las nubes (other great place) and the trip was...More

Date of experience: February 2013
6  Thank Matteoxxx
Reviewed 13 February 2012

I have to say its been a while when I was there, so I don't know if the conditions are the same. First we had to get a very local transport to take us to a small village called Emiliano Zapata where there were some...More

Date of experience: November 2011
4  Thank iliveinmexico
Reviewed 25 June 2010

Mela Montoya's alternative tours are once in a lifetime experiences! she is an experienced and bilingual guide who is a great choice for those who dont want to be part of the packs of tourists that get impersonally and unconsciously rushed from attraction to attraction....More

9  Thank pennelope88
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