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Escape into the confines of the dainty town of Valle de Bravo, nestled on a hilltop in a dazzling pine forest. The town is around 90-miles west of Mexico City and is a 2-hours drive away from the hustle-bustle of the city.
Credit: AlejandroLinaresGarcia / CC-BY-SA 4.0There is unfathomable exhilaration to behold with an array of adventure sports at Valle de Bravo. The town’s lake Avándaro is an ideal getaway for boating, sailing, kayaking, water-skiing and other water sports. The surrounding hills offer opportunities for hiking, mountain climbing, camping, paragliding, and more. You can also choose to rent out bicycles, horses or boats to explore the picturesque landscapes.
Indulge in shopping handmade products from the lively Handcrafts Market. The local artisans bring you first-rate handicrafts like pottery, wrought-iron mementoes and more. Savour the culinary delights from the spectrum of Mexican food.
Look out for the monarch butterflies which are one of the town’s main attractions, with January being the best month to enjoy their flight. La Cruz Hill or the Monte Alto hills offer awesome hand gliding spots. Recharge your batteries and return rejuvenated from the Valle de Bravo tour.
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