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Los Mármoles


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About Los Mármoles

Los Mármoles National Park.  This protected area is located in the State of Hidalgo; it is a transit zone for the migratory phenomenon of the monarch butterfly. It inclu...

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How to get there?

  • Most important locality

    The town of Durango, in the center of the park and 45 km from the municipality of Zimapán, Hidalgo.

  • Airport

    Querétaro International Airport - Querétaro
    Felipe Angeles International Airport, Estado de Mexico

References and Transportation
  • Ways to get there

    By land from the city of Pachuca de Soto, Hidalgo; take federal highway 85, Mexico - Nuevo Laredo with a distance of approximately 150 Km.

  • Transportation facilities

    Transportation is public and can be taken from the Central Bus Station in Mexico City and Pachuca de Soto, Hidalgo. Public transportation is...

  • Mobility within the protected area

    At the crossroads to the municipality of Pacula, Hidalgo, near the community of Tierras Amarillas, there is a sign for Los Mármoles National...

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  • Schedules

    Every day of the year.

  • Entrance fee

    $46.23 MXN

  • Average weather in the area

    Humid temperate and semi-dry temperate.

Los Mármoles in Mexico

Activities and recommendations



  • All year round is recommended to visit the Protected Area.
  • We recommend a hat or cap, long-sleeved shirt or t-shirt, cargo pants or jeans, field boots or tennis shoes for extreme activities.


Services within the PA


Lodging near the PA

Camping areas

Food service near the PA

Cheap restaurants

Available services in the nearest locality to the PA

Transportation services

Nearest locality to the PA

The town of Durango, in the center of the park and 45 km from the municipality of Zimapán, Hidalgo.

Admission fee

Protected Area entrance fee

$46.23 MXN Entrance prices per person, per day, as collection of rights.

Senior citizens, pensioned and retired persons, disabled persons, and minors under 12 years of age will be exempt from the payment of fees, whose status will be accredited once they enter the Protected Area, if applicable, with the corresponding valid credential. A 50% discount will be applied to students and teachers with a valid credential, which must be presented upon entering the Protected Area.

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Interesting facts

In Los Mármoles the red or northern cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) can be observed; the plumage of the male is bright red, while that of t...

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The ruins of an iron foundry in the town of La Encarnación, Municipality of Zimapán, and La Barranca de San Vicente or the marble ravine.

Representative species of PA

Cougar (Puma concolor), White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus), American Hog-nosed Skunk (Conepatus leuconotus), Flying squirrel (Pterom...

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You can see more representative species of Los Mármoles on the web site

Go to the Naturalista web site

Visitor regulations

Follow these indications to conserve the Protected Area

1. Contributes to conservation
2. Take care of your natural and cultural heritage
3. Manage your waste responsibly
4. Be carefu...

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  • PA office address

    Internal office in the building of the Municipal Presidency of Zimapán, Hidalgo.

  • Phone

    +52 (771) 719 1831

  • Email

    Without information

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Gobierno de México
Medio Ambiente