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Jalisco is a state on the Pacific Coast of Mexico.


Costa Alegre - Pacific Coastal region between Barra de Navidad & Puerto Vallarta.


Other destinations[edit]

Ciudad Guzman


Jalisco is the origin of mariachi music, as well as tequila.


Spanish is the main language spoken although English speakers can be found with little effort. Many locals understand a few English words but can not converse in English with you. If you do not speak Spanish, be patient as the locals will make every effort to understand you.

Get in[edit]

  • Aeropuerto Internacional de Guadalajara Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla (GDL IATA)
  • Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR IATA)

Get around[edit]

Regional bus system runs seven days per week, fares are inexpensive (pesos only), and buses are reliable. Most stop frequently. Most bus drivers speak only Spanish but will understand if you know the name of the city you want to stop. Most first class buses are air conditioned. Look for blue bus signs on major roads. The drivers will stop for you.

Taxis are abundant in most cities, big or small. Fares can vary. It helps to settle on a fare before getting in the cab.



Jalisco beaches lie between mountains and ocean
  • Listen to mariachi music. Mariachi music comes from this region. Mariachi (Q464129) on Wikidata Mariachi on Wikipedia



  • Tequila. Agave is grown in the region (making it a UNESCO World Heritage site) and the eponymous town Tequila is here too.

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