Tourism Information

Tourism Bureau of Guadalajara

The General Direction of Tourism and Economic Promotion of Guadalajara, responsible for business and tourism promotion, concentrates its efforts in the following programs that bring economic and social benefits to our city.

Services and products

Free tourist Tours

During the holiday season, Easter week, Spring break, summer and specific dates besides, this Direction organizes these tours that start in the City Hall of Guadalajara at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday and include different interesting points in the city. The purpose is so that citizens and tourists get to know the city's history legends and architecture.

¡Vive Guadalajara!

It is the most ambitious program ever done to promote the tourist offer of Guadalajara and its Metropolitan area. This program through high technology system such as internet and a Cd-Rom allows showing our guests the new image of our Beautiful City and the Metropolitan area.

Support for the convention and expositions

Guadalajara is considered one of the most beautiful and appropriate cities in Mexico in which to arrange conventions or expositions, due to its accessibility. With these specific essentials, this Direction offers all the lgistic support that one may require.

Tourist and interesting point guides

The material form this department is a very important tool for the orientation and information of our visitor. The material includes a map of Guadalajara and the Metropolitan area with a focus of the Downtown area. Also is a plan including 9 options of different tours in Guadalajara and in the Metropolitan area with the interesting points to visit.

Tourism and Business (CD-ROM)

The material form this department is a very important tool for the orientation and information of our visitor. The material includes a map of Guadalajara and the Metropolitan area with a focus of the Downtown area. Also is a plan including 9 options of different tours in Guadalajara and in the Metropolitan area with the interesting points to visit.

Promotional material

Information folder

In this material you will find general information about Guadalajara, its history, as well as the most important characteristics of the economical and touristical sectors, population statistics, etc.

An excellent material for the visitor that is looking for new trading and cultural frontiers.

Libro de Guadalajara

Wonderfully presented, in which page to page you can discover the beauty of Guadalajara and its surroundings, with non-edited and current photos, and with which you will begin to fall in love with this beautiful city.

In this book, not only the phisical beauty of its buildings is shown, but also the folklore and warmth of our people.

Posters

An armonious collage poster in which some of our most beautiful historical and cultural attractions are highlighted, such as the Degollado Theater, the Expiatorio Church, the Illustrious Men Circle, the Metropolitan Cathedral, and the Hidalgo Firing Figure, which is the work of art from the great muralist José Clemente Orozco, who painted the Father of our country shouting for war.

Cuadríptico

A practical brochure with a quick information in which is described in general, the economical sector of Guadalajara.

Guadalajara Metropolitan Area promotion kit

This information kit was created in an effort to promote tourism in Guadalajara and its metropolitan area, and which was made with the participation of the Tourism Department of the Jalisco State Government, the Guadalajara City Hall through its Tourism and Economical General Direction, as well as the municipalities surrounding the city: Zapopan, Tlaquepaque, Tonalá and Tlajomulco de Zúñiga; in order to integrate in just one place all the sight-seeing you can find in Guadalajara and the metropolitan area, and to offer you a high-quality promotion material that includes each of these vigorous districts that, undoubtedly, represent together our Mexican nationality, due to the deeply rooted customs and traditions of this land. This kit includes the following material:

  • CD-ROM: know this metropolitan area of Guadalajara in an interactive way and discover through pictures and videos each little corner of these five municipalities, their folklore, their “mariachis”, their tequila, their arts & crafts, their food, our national sports “the Charrería” and, of course, the kindness and hospitality of the people, something that for sure is a quality that distinguishes the “tapatíos”

  • Tourist Guide: the tourist guide presents to you throught its entertainment icons: sight-seeing locations, art and culture, shopping, business, hotels, restaurants, bars and tourist services; all the different options that the metropolitan area of Guadalajara offers to all those who visit and enjoy it, and to warrant you a delightful and harmonious stay

  • Metropolitan Area of Guadalajara Map: it allows you to easily locate on the six maps the points of interest of the main services offered by each municipality.

  • Postcards: beautiful pictures, full of color and tradition that show what is most representative of our municipalities.

  • Brochures: in a more specifical and practical way, we recommend you to visit the sight-seeing that we consider essential for you to take back home: the best memories of this privileged area in the western part of our country.

For further information about our promotional material or question about services you can contact us, office:

Monumento Los Arcos
Av. Vallarta #2641, Col. Arcos Vallarta C.P. 44110
Guadalajara, Jalisco, México.
Tels./Fax: 3616 9150 y 3615 1182
E-mail: vive@guadalajara.gob.mx