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 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 282 holiday lettings near Zapopan. From 111 Houses to 113 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in Zapopan?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Zapopan. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • National Chamber of Commerce: 283 holiday homes
  • Club de Golf Las Lomas: 278 holiday homes
  • La Gran Plaza Fashion Mall: 285 holiday homes
  • Glorieta Chapalita: 282 holiday homes
  • Geiseres de Ixcatan: 280 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Zapopan! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Zapopan?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Zapopan with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Chapala: 155 holiday lettings
  • Tala: 43 holiday lettings
  • Jocotepec: 155 holiday lettings
  • Ixtlahuacán de los Membrillos: 150 holiday lettings
  • Guadalajara: 279 holiday lettings

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Zapopan. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • National Chamber of Commerce: 283 holiday rentals
  • Club de Golf Las Lomas: 278 holiday rentals
  • La Gran Plaza Fashion Mall: 285 holiday rentals
  • Glorieta Chapalita: 282 holiday rentals
  • Geiseres de Ixcatan: 280 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Zapopan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.