Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico, Hiking, Sightseeing,
Monarch Butterfly Migration
Morelia Monarch Butterfly Trips
Morelia can be a base city for viewing the Monarch Migration
MMG Tours
offers a nine hour trip leaving Morelia at 8:30 am that includes guide, modern van, and lunch for 500 Pesos  $40 USD Approx.
www.mmg.com,mx
Morelia is near enough to the  Monarch Butterfly Migration area to provide hiking tours into the mountains to see the Monarchs in their winter home.  (Mariposas)
downtown  
preserved colonial  center  offer   that have become Morelia's  parks and open space in the .  The museumsdistrict of Centro Morelia has outdoor dining at the Jardin de las Rosas
Morelia's Centro Historico is a walkable several blocks north and south and 20 blocks east and west.  Sightseeing in the historic center of Morelia is made easier by the tourist kiosks that dispense information and maps. Artisan shopping can be found at Plaza Valodollid,  
Primera Plus buses reach Morelia from Mexico City's Terminal Norte or by other buses (Flecha Amarilla/Primera Plus) out of (Central Observatorio) commonly called. Terminal Poniente
Tufesa Bus from the north reach two stations in Guadalajara.  From the Central Nuevo Station Primera Plus buses reach Morelia.
High speed roads reach much of Michoacan State and its principal cities.
How To Reach Morelia By Bus:
With regal old hotels and elegant restaurants, Morelia can be a good base for Hiking tours to Patzcuaro its islands and the Archaeological Zone of Tzintzuntzan and Ihuatzio.
MMG
Morelia Michoacan Guides www.mmg.com,mx
See their ticket booth between the Plaza de Armas and the Cathedral on Calle Madero.
Morelia a great place for a sightseeing walking tour
Morelia Michoacan offers Shopping at the Museum of Artisans
Morelia's Artisan Museum located in Morelia's oldest building the 1550 ex convento San Francisco provides great shopping and a look at the many arts and crafts produced in Michoacan.
Morelia Sightseeing Monarch Butterfly  Mexico
Morelia Sightseeing  Mexico
Morelia Sightseeing Monarch Butterfly  Mexico
Church and Conservatory of the Music of the Roses across from the Jardin de las Rosas and the outdoor dining area.
Jardin de las Rosas and the outdoor dining area.
Jardin de las Rosas and the outdoor dining area.
Morelia Sightseeing  Mexico
Morelia Sightseeing Monarch Butterfly  Mexico
Morelia Sightseeing Monarch Butterfly  Mexico
Jardin de las Rosas, above, Cathedral and Plaza de Armas, right.
Morelia's Artisan Museum
Morelia Sightseeing Monarch Butterfly  Mexico
Morelia's Church and former Convent of San Francisco  houses the Artisan Museum.  Morelia's oldest building, the museum  provides great shopping for Michoacan Arts and crafts
Morelia Sightseeing  Mexico
The Centro Historico  district of Morelia has outdoor dining at the  elegant old hotels grouped around the main plaza.  
Morelia Sightseeing Monarch Butterfly  Mexico
Where Is Morelia and How Do You Get There:  Morelia is a small walkable and safe city that can be a base for visiting ruins, volcanoes, the Monarch Migration, Guadalajara, Mexico City, and for hiking to cascades in the forest  on surrounding mountain slopes
Distance to Other attractions:  Monarch Migration 110 miles.
Patzcuaro,  Tzintzuntzan archaeological site, 36 miles.  Uruapan, 64 miles.   Four hot springs between 30 and 50 miles.  Mexico City 160 miles.  Guadalajara, 164 miles. Ixtapa,  Pacific coast Zihuatanejo, 213  
How To Reach Morelia By Air: National and International flights service Morelia's Aeropuerto Internacional Francisco J Mujica,  30 minutes outside of the city of Morelia.    Also called Morelia International Airport  (IATA), serving Houston, Chicago, and LA as well as Mexico City  Other designations (MSM)- (ICOA), and (MMMM)
Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico includes Hiking and Sightseeing to view the Monarch Butterfly Migration.  Morelia is near enough to the  Monarch Butterfly Migration area to provide hiking tours into the mountains to see the Monarchs in their winter home.  
Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico includes  Sightseeing   and a good base for tours into the mountains to see the Monarchs in their winter home.  
Morelia/ Michoacan Butterfly viewing sites:
El Rosario and Angangueo are two Michoacan Butterfly sanctuaries in the mountains east of Morelia near the border of Mexico State.  
El Rosario is near the former mining town of Zitacuaro near the municipality of Ocampo.  
MMG Tours visit Rosario and Chincua Sanctuaries
The Chincua Preserve is 8 km northwest of Angangueo.  
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