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About San Cristóbal de las Casas


Welcome to San Cristobal!

San Cristobal de las Casas is the most popular destination in Chiapas. It's the main city on what is called "the highlands of Chiapas" (Los Altos de Chiapas). It is a colonial town of red-tile roofs, narrow sidewalks, and nice colored markets. The city is nestled in the mountains of the state of Chiapas 2,140 m (7021 ft) above mean sea level (AMSL). The average temperature is 18 °C (65 °F) being December and January the coldest months.

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