El Carmen Vacations
From El Carmen, the well-known city of Puerto Vallarta is 85 miles (137 kilometers) to the west.
From big-ticket tourist hotspots to hidden gems that await the more intrepid traveler, Jalisco is brimming with fabulous things to see and do. If you have time, head 5 miles (8 kilometers) where you'll find Teuchitlan. Here you can spend an hour or two visiting the Teuchitlan Plaza and Teuchitlan Arches.
Zapopan, is another good place to head to. It is about 35 miles (56 kilometers) from El Carmen and offers a great selection of attractions, including Autonomous University of Guadalajara, Los Arcos de Zapopan and Telmex Stadium. Scotiabank Aquatics Center, Metropolitan Park and Municipal Palace of Zapopan are some of the other attractions in Zapopan that should be on every visitor's itinerary.
The most rewarding places for travelers to visit when they arrive in a new town are the ones that best illustrate the culture. Don't skip Jalisco's history museums, art museums and craft workshops. Get outdoors and discover Jalisco's popular open-air markets.
Take some time out from seeing the sights and cool off with a spot of boating or fishing. Jalisco is an excellent place to sign up for a fascinating city walking tours that are offered here.
When it's time to leave, say a fond Adiós (farewell) to the interesting people you've met and the places you've enjoyed.