Monarch Butterflies Sanctuary

San Juan del Lago ECO RV Park & Community is centrally located. Many unique tours / colonial cities Mexico /  are available to you within a radius of less than 150 km: Pueblo Magico, thermal stations, Monarch butterflies etc... We can assist you design your one to five-day sightseeing tour according to your interests and budget. Our friendly and helpful staff will be happy to help you with every need you may have. We are dedicated to your comfort and contentment.

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Several possibilities for a one-day trip are available to you within a radius of less than 150 km: Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary, Morelia, Patzcuaro, Lake Cuitzeo, Azufres thermal water pools and Moroleón.

Are you ready for a two-to-five day trip? Here are other stunning option: Mexico City, Querétaro, San Miguel de Allende, Cuernavaca, Taxco, as well as many other beautiful attractions. We require a minimum of five parties to book them.



Please speak with the office staff to make arrangements.


Reserve a tour with our team

Following are some tours that are already designed and programmed for your convenience;
The Monarch Butterfly Tour:

Visit the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary and witness the incredible natural phenomenon of the Monarch butterfly migration. Each year, to escape harsh winters, millions of beautiful, orange and black-winged Monarch butterflies migrate 2500 miles from Canada to the butterfly reserves, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site, in rural Michoacán, Mexico. Their home is in the branches of almost 2,000 oak and evergreen trees that are approximately 100 feet high…it’s breathtaking.


The City of Morelia Tour:

San Juan del Lago RV Resort & Spa is located within 20 minutes of the enchanting colonial city of Morelia, the state capital of Michoacán. This tour is designed to take you to the Historical Center (Centro Historico), which has a variety of stores, restaurants, coffee shops, art galleries, arts and craft shops, and many historical buildings - a must see! We will also show you most of the important commercial centers of the city, such as Mega Super markets, and the Centro Commercial Americas (mall-style center). Morelia offers full amenities, shopping centers (Costco, Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club, etc.), movie theatres, and diverse restaurants that offer the best in national and international cuisine. In addition, excellent, modern medical facilities are easily accessible. Morelia’s amazing colonial architecture, vibrant historic downtown area (Centro Histórico) and one of the most striking relics – a mile-long limestone aqueduct, are enchanting.




The Town of Pátzcuaro Tour:

This tour takes you to one of the most picturesque towns in Michoacán. There you will witness the work of local artisans and find a variety of arts and crafts, excellent restaurants and amazing lake views. You will interact with Tarasco natives and learn about some of the oldest cultures in Mexico.    


The Lake Cuitzeo Tour: 

The town of Cuitzeo (Pueblo Mágico)  is located about 10 minutes driving time from the RV resort. In this tour, we will visit an interesting Plateresque-style Augustinian ex-Convent, one of the most important in the state of Michoacán. The historic convent houses some of the archaeological artifacts found in the area and gives you an idea of life in the Middle Ages in Mexico. Cuitzeo offers the conveniences of small super markets, mechanic shops, boutiques, restaurants, doctors, Pemex diesel and gasoline stations etc. From there, the tour takes you on a ride around the West shore of the lake and goes through many idyllic towns.  Some of the activities that you can enjoy are: strolling by the shore of the lake, hiking, biking, bird watching, kayaking, picnicking, and so much more.





The Azufres Tour:

This tour takes you to the Sierra Mountains to a balneario that offers barbecue pits, lodges, and lake activities. The highlight are the thermal water pools.






The Moroleón Tour:

This town offers all the services found in a small city, but is well known for their work in textiles and clothing at bottom market prices. This is an excellent place to shop for the kids, friends and family.