Destinations in Hidalgo that you should know if you like adventure tourism
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The State of Hidalgo is promoting adventure tourism, showcasing its natural wonders, gastronomy, landscapes, and cultural events through the “Hidalgo ¡Tiene Algo!” video. Adventure tourism is expected to be the leading activity during Easter, offering magic, flavor, and fun for children and adults. The state is inviting tourists from across Mexico to experience some of the most impressive and beautiful destinations, including the Basaltic Prisms, Xoxafi Grottoes, Tolantongo Caves, Peña del Aire, and Los Mármoles National Park.
The Basaltic Prisms, located in the ravine of Santa María de la Regla, in the municipality of Huasca de Ocampo, is one of the 13 Natural Wonders of Mexico, composed mainly of rock formations in which imposing jets of water fall. Visitors can cross a suspension bridge and take beautiful photos.
The Xoxafi Grottoes offer large tunnels made up of gigantic rock structures, an ideal place for climbing and testing strength and agility. The most daring prefer to rappel, zip line, and rock climb, where they can reach depths of up to 80 meters.
The Tolantongo Caves, located in the ejido of San Cristóbal, municipality of El Cardonal, offers water wells with hot water and a beautiful view, making it one of the favorite landscapes for tourists. Hiking, rappelling, and caving are also offered as risk activities.
Peña del Aire, an imposing rock formation that seems to levitate in the air, provides a good view of the canyon. Visitors can traverse the canyon with a zip line, use ATVs, horseback riding, and camping.
Los Mármoles National Park, composed of marble deposits, offers an ideal place to appreciate the vegetation and landscape, located in the Barranca de San Vicente. Cycling, camping, and climbing activities are carried out in this park.
The Hidalgo Secretary of Tourism has deployed 144 workers to conduct patrols in the area, address the concerns of tourists, and promote tourism in the state. Elizabeth Quintanar Gómez, the head of Tourism in the entity, emphasized that the accompaniment of tourists is essential for the State of Hidalgo. The state is ready to host thousands of tourists from across the country, and adventure tourism promises to provide unforgettable experiences for all.
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