Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Zapopan

Enjoy the area's live music, festivals and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Zapopan. This romantic city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. Hospicio Cabanas and Basilica de Zapopan are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Zapopan

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Zapopan a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Scotiabank Aquatics Center (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Guadalajara Country Club (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Avienda Chapultepec (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Parque Planetario (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Zoologico Guadalajara (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Selva Magica (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Zapopan

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Zapopan is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bosque Los Colomos (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Metropolitan Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Parque Revolucion (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Morelos Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Parque Agua Azul (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Parque Mirador Independencia (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)

How to get to and around Zapopan

The nearest airport is in Guadalajara, Jalisco (GDL-Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla Intl.), located 16.3 mi (26.3 km) from the city center.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at Dermatologico Station or Periferico Norte Station if you're interested in seeing more of the city.

Where to stay around Zapopan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 225 holiday lettings near Zapopan. From 97 Houses to 99 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Zapopan is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Zapopan?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Zapopan:

  • Ciudad Bugambilias: 140 holiday homes
  • Los Sabinos: 51 holiday homes
  • Zona Centro: 80 holiday homes
  • Americana: 85 holiday homes
  • Mexicaltzingo: 49 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Zapopan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Zapopan. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • National Chamber of Commerce: 232 holiday lettings
  • Club de Golf Las Lomas: 230 holiday lettings
  • Glorieta Chapalita: 230 holiday lettings
  • Plaza de las Americas: 229 holiday lettings
  • Akron Stadium: 229 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Zapopan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Zapopan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 97 Houses in Zapopan. Our other popular types of Zapopan holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 99 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Zapopan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 30 holiday homes with pool available in Zapopan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.