Monarch butterflies Sanctuary

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Tour Number

Activity Level

158303


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Hiking and Walking, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Because the trip is long I don't recommend it for children under 10 years old.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

Private tour to see the Monarch butterflies


Every year Monarch butterflies come from the Rocky Mountains and the Great Lakes to the temperate forests in Mexico. They fly up to 5, 000 km (about 3, 000 mi) for the winter in Mexico.
The season is from November to March, when they go back to the north.
Going there is a beautiful experience that is available a few months every year.

Itinerary

Starting from San Miguel or Queretaro.
Visit to the Sanctuary
Lunch.
Return to starting point.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 11 hours

The drive from San Miguel to the reserve is 3:30 hours one way.

Transportation

Sedan 2015, in excellent condition. With air conditioning. This is a tour for up to 3 people, if your group is larger than that I can arrange a bigger vehicle.

What’s Included

Other: My guiding and driving services.
Round transportation.
Entrances fee to the Sanctuary.
Horse riding in the sanctuary to see the butterflies. If you don't like horse riding it's possible to hike.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

300 Pesos - For food and drinks.

What’s Extra

Other: Food and drinks.

Restrictions

My tour guide credential allows me to guide all over the country.

A Recent Review of this tour

Excellent tour guide, informative and very safe. Highly recommend this tour and the guide.
Ralph Dorman

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