Journey to the Hidden Gem: A Scenic Drive to San Cristobal de la Barranca in Jalisco
San Cristóbal de la Barranca is a small town located in the Mexican state of Jalisco.
How long is the road to San Cristóbal de la Barranca?
The road to the town is totally paved and pretty scenic, running through a canyon, just north of Guadalajara and parallel to Mexico 54. The road is called Mexico 23 (aka San Cristóbal de la Barranca road). Starting at García de La Cadena, the road is 44km (27.34 miles) long and features steep sections and countless turns.
Is the road to San Cristóbal de la Barranca worth it?
Tucked away in the central-western part of the country, the road offers sweeping views of the canyon walls and vegetation hanging over, such different biomes such as semi-tropical rain forest and some cactus.
Road suggested by: Eblem Torres