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Amazing structure

Incredibly preserved aqueduct. Very accesible for detailed view and photos. Ask where it starts and... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2013
Marcus W
,
Ixtapa Zihuatanejo
When built is was on the outskirts of the city

Walk from the Tarascan Fountain to the Sanctuary of Our Lady Guadalupe Church. December 12th is... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2013
ChewelahBer
,
Seattle, Washington
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Built of stone in 1785, this Aqueduct with 253 arches is one of Morelia's biggest attractions.
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Acueducto, Morelia 58290, Mexico
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Reviewed 24 October 2013

Incredibly preserved aqueduct. Very accesible for detailed view and photos. Ask where it starts and follow it all the way down to the stunning colonial style downtown of Morelia. A must see.

Thank Marcus W
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Reviewed 6 May 2013

Walk from the Tarascan Fountain to the Sanctuary of Our Lady Guadalupe Church. December 12th is the annual celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe which includes a procession along this pedestrian only avenue. It is a lovely stroll with large shade trees and old mansions...More

Thank ChewelahBer
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Reviewed 10 April 2013

The Aqueduct was a very pleasant surprise. I expected to see something in ruins which would be located somewhere at the edge of the city but it was far from that. The walk around the Aqueduct takes you to park area, interesting churches and by...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2013

The construction of this aqueduct started in 1549 and its lenght is of 1,700 meters with 253 arches. It has been renovated several times, last one was made in 1998.

Thank Adeliux
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Reviewed 30 January 2013

A good representation of the ingenuity of the Spaniards. Too trafficky to really be able to appreciate it up close, but wonderful to look at.

Thank chazdews
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Reviewed 29 January 2013

What an amazing piece of engineering, looks lovely and made a nice part of a walk around the old city.

Thank motorhomelifer
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Reviewed 13 January 2013

Quoting history as we heard it: The aqueduct was built at a time of drought. The people were angry about the lack of work and dry farms and were probably about to rebel, when the Spanish rulers figured out that an aqueduct would solve all...More

Thank LostinWonder
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Reviewed 8 December 2012

The Acueducto blinds in so charmingly with the rest of Morelia, quietly making its way above the street to vanish quietly into the streets. Very pretty walk and a nice site. A picturesque walkway runs parallel with it and ends into a beautiful Marketplace (...More

Thank nalena
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Reviewed 1 December 2012

This is worth seeing by day and night. At the Tarascas Fountain end, there's a small park and a nice little terrace bar where you can enjoy a beer in the afternoon sun.

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Reviewed 12 November 2012

Really like this part of Morelia, it is very neat and well maintained. Also nice to walk around this area.

Thank Marie-NYNY
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