Come to Mexico to witness one of the most spectacular natural events, the migration of the butterflies.
The natural beauty of Mexico
Mexico is an extensive country full of natural reserves and rich biodiversity. Its more than 200,000 different species make it one of the most diverse countries in the world. Did you know that there are 64 national parks in Mexico? It is a paradise for ecotourism lovers.
The State of Mexico holds a large number of population. Despite this, there are several protected natural areas such as the Desert of Carmen or the outstanding Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve, a Natural Heritage of Humanity stated by UNESCO.
The Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary
The Piedra Herrada Sanctuary is a sanctuary for monarch butterflies. Every year, this place, so special for its nature conservation, has a privilege to host very important colonies of butterflies and they can all be approached by following the narrow paths of the sanctuary.
The area covers more than 10,000 hectares where you will find a beautiful forest full of rich vegetation such as oyameles and pines along with many other flora species. It’s an authentic paradise located very close to the city of touristic interest - Valle de Bravo, popular for its spectacular cultural and natural beauty.
A 7 day tour
The trip is made up of seven days where you can witness one of the most amazing natural events in Mexico, the Migration of the Monarch Butterfly, first-hand. They make a very long trip each year to escape the harsh winters of the USA and Canada to take refuge in the forests of Oyamel.
In addition, you can visit one of the most beautiful colonial cities of the country, Valle de Bravo, where craftsmanship unites with tradition, making it one of the most picturesque places in the State of Mexico.
If you are passionate about nature and want to know one of the most beautiful species of butterflies, you just have to book and come to the fantastic Reserva de Piedra Herrada.
This activity can be cancelled and fully refunded up to 24 hours after booking.
After this time, EcoColorsTours has established that you have up to 30 days before the activity to cancel and get a refund.
If the activity had to be cancelled because of weather conditions, you would have a full refund.