Tzintzuntzan
 

tzintzuntzan in michoacan state, mexicoTzintzuntzan is located 57 kms (35 mi) from Morelia City in the State of Michoacan in Mexico.

Among Tzintzuntzan attractions are:

  • The Franciscan Convent of Santa Ana, Convent of Santa Ana having a Plateresque facade and an open chapel with scalloped moldings

  • Capilla Abierta del Hospital (Open Chapel of the Hospital), built in 1619 Open Chapel of the Hospital

  • La Iglesia de la Soledad (church)

  • Nearby, you can visit the archaeological site 'Las Yacatas', meaning pile of stonetzintzuntzan in michoacan state, mexico

Local artisans of Tzintzuntzan sell handicrafts made of straw and reed, as well as pottery in shapes of birds

The most important holidays in Tzintzuntzan are:

  • The Day of the Dead, with a vigil in the cemetery on November 1 and 2

  • Holy Week, when plays about the bible and processions of Christ, are shown
     

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Tzintzuntzan street
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Sunset in Tzintzuntzan
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Tzintzunzan panoramic view to Patzcuaro lake
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Another panoramic view
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Olive tree (400 years old) in the Convent of Santa Ana
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Olives garden
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Atrium remains of the open chapel
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Old painting in the open chapel
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Cross of the open chapel
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Handicrafts 1
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Handicrafts 2
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Handicrafts 3
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Pilgrimage
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Las Yacatas
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Las Yacatas garden
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View from Las Yacatas to Patzcuaro lake
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Las Yacatas 2

Michoacan State
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  Ixtlan de los Hervores  |  Jiquilpan  |  La Piedad  |  Los Azufres  |  Morelia ۞ Capital City |
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  Paracho  |  Patzcuaro  |  Playa Azul  |  San Jose Purua  |  Santa Clara del Cobre  |
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  Tlalpujahua  |  Tuxpan  |  Tzintzuntzan  |  Uruapan  |  Volcan Paricutin|
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Zamora  |  Zinapecuaro  | Zirahuen  |  Zitacuaro  |
 

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