Get to know these Hidalgo ecotourism centers for the summer
Published by David Olmos | México Ruta Mágica on July 20, 2023
As summer vacation season kicks off, the ecotourism centers in Huasca de Ocampo, Hidalgo, beckon visitors with promises of forest serenity, adventure, and loads of fun. Elizabeth Quintanar, the head of the State Tourism Secretariat, recently embarked on a tour of this charming town to promote its ecotourism offerings. The journey began at the Mangata ecotourism complex, a lush wooded area that boasts 15 cabins of various capacities, offering a soothing retreat for vacationers.
Quintanar emphasized the importance of engaging with service providers to better understand their needs and inaugurated the Mangata cabin complex. Situated in the Magical Town of Huasca, this development is expected to give the local economy a significant boost by attracting more tourists and visitors to the area.
While Huasca already enjoys national and international recognition as a tourist destination, Quintanar revealed that there are hidden gems of entertainment, lodging, and activities that have yet to be fully explored. Among these treasures, Mangata offers enticing nature-centric packages, catering to individuals of all ages. From tours to the stunning Basaltic Prisms, Peña del Aire, the Museum of Goblins, to the tranquil Bosque de las Truchas in San Miguel Regla, visitors can immerse themselves in nature’s wonders.
For thrill-seekers, Huasca is also home to the innovative La Tribu de Plateros eco-park, introducing three exhilarating routes tailored for all-terrain vehicles. Quintanar proudly lauded this site as a pioneer in the realm of extreme tourism. The eco-park operates every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., providing an adrenaline-pumping experience amidst Hidalgo’s breathtaking landscapes.
During her visit, Quintanar explored one of the off-road routes, experiencing firsthand the allure of the region. She also met with service providers, extending her support in promoting their vacation centers. By doing so, she hopes to spread the word about the mesmerizing natural beauty and diverse experiences that make Hidalgo a treasure trove of wonder.
With summer in full swing, there’s no better time to embark on an ecotourism adventure in Hidalgo’s Huasca de Ocampo. Whether you seek tranquility, thrills, or an opportunity to connect with nature, these ecotourism centers offer a perfect escape from the daily grind. So, pack your bags, and get ready to be enchanted by the magic of Hidalgo’s captivating landscapes and unforgettable experiences.
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