From Tapalpa, the city of Puerto Vallarta is 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the northwest.
Jalisco is a well-established travel destination, which means getting from A to B is easy. Make sure you leave yourself sufficient time to explore the incredible range of attractions this region has to offer. Places in the vicinity of Tapalpa are Ciudad Guzman, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest, and San Ignacio, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east.
Guadalajara is approximately 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Tapalpa. This center offers a some great things to see and do, like Parque Revolucion, Regional Ceramic Museum and Casa de la Cultura Jalisciense. Plaza de Toros El Centenario, San Pedro Parish and Parque Mirador Independencia are good places to visit.
Discover Tapalpa's religious side by spending a little quiet time at the area's cathedrals and other holy sites. Go to Jalisco's craft workshops, history museums and art museums. These are excellent spots to spend time, particularly on unpleasant days.
For those who love the water, this is a great place for watersports. Boating is popular with locals and tourists and another great outdoor sport is swimming. When you hear the call to adventure, follow the lead of active locals and spend a few hours quad biking and hiking.
Before you return to your friends at home, you'll be bidding Tapalpa a fond and teary Adiós (farewell).