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Quaint little village with cobblestone streets, colonial buildings and charming square.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The trip to Copala was with Vista tours. Our guide Martin was very knowledgeable about all the history of the 3 towns we stopped at. The first town was Malpico. We stop at a bakery that was amazing. We also stopped at a jewelry store...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took the Copala tour that was supposed to show us three authentic Mexican towns. I did not like this tour. Copala pueblo was mainly a tiny square with a church. Around it the city hall, two pharmacies, one dress shop, one shoe shop, one...More

Thank laurapoint
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the base of the Devils Spine this small mountain town sets ! I have been there quite a few times over the years and enjoyed this very quite location! The town also has a 400 year old church! That has a long history sitting...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely town with winding roads from Mazatlán. Cobbled streets, not much to see on a Sunday. Beautiful church, we were fortunate enough to hear and watch the bells being rung.

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Thank warren161
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We took a tour with Victor and Javiar...write into Capala. What a beautiful scenery! We had a wonderful time with Victor and Javiar! We ate at the Butteryfly...chicken fahitas...were very good! We saw the San Jose Church (1700's) and saw the school children (wood-carved souveneirs)...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Tired of sitting by the pool and craving a little outside the resort activity, we signed up for a tour which included a stop at a bakery in Malpica and lunch in Copala. We completely lucked out and got David Maciel for our tour guide....More

Thank Apoet2
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

A small village on a hill outside of the city. Cobbled streets, donkeys and an old town square. Had lunch at a family home where their front area is set up as a restaurant. The best fresh baked banana cream pie ever!!! They even pack...More

Thank Racheal W
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Small little town with only 350 people in the city. Very interesting to see how people live so far from the next big city? The church was very old and was being worked on. So much greenery around us.

Thank osikman
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Enjoyed to visit the church. We went as a group for the church and the market place. Everyone should venture to the city for a few hours and enjoy everything!

Thank d13b2013
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We visited Copala with a small group out of Mazatlan. We walked through the town to the plaza and the old church. We saw maybe 10 residents of the town... five of them were school boys trying to sell cottonwood bark carvings. As an architect,...More

Thank travelfanaticsunltd
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Tami V
17 February 2017|
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Response from Dalitraveler | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for not seeing your question earlier. To get to Copala from Mazatlán take a bus heading to Concordia. They leave about every 5-10 minutes from the bus station a short walk from the Malecon near the aquarium. I usually... More
27 December 2014|
Response from Inspired12 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the corner units in El Moro tower are 1 bed room, if that works for you just ask for 1 bedroom, I don't remember the #'s. sorry. also ask for a renovated room, we did and got a nice room. El Moro is in the heart of... More
18 December 2014|
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Response from Robert W | Reviewed this property |
Depending on your starting spot in Mazatlan, it takes just over an hour to drive to Copala.