Pedestrian: $20Plateau: $110
General admission: $60
Monday to Friday: 6:00 am to 7:30 pm / Saturday and Sunday: insectarium.
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The ‘M’ of Chipinque
The so-called ‘M’, which is a rocky figure at the top of the Sierra Madre, is located within Chipinque Ecological Park. Those with a moderate to high physical condition will take a challenging walk and admire the nature. When reaching the top, you will see Monterrey and other towns, as well as a great extension of the Sierra Madre Oriental range. One of the best hiking options within the metropolitan area.
Recommended age: 10+
Season: All year round
This space provides an opportunity to get closer to the world of these interesting insects, where you can learn about its function in nature, their care and its effect on the environmental conservation, as well as discover the butterfly species living in the park as Vanessa cardui and stroll around the beautiful garden with a lake and artificial fountain.
The educational insectarium is an area for the whole family. Here you will learn about the great diversity of arthropods species living in the park and enjoy the talks about the forest dwellers and its importance in the environment.
If you like sightseeing, painting or photography, marvel at the majesty of the mountains or the beautiful night views overlooking the city from the different viewpoints located in the park.
Chipinque has more than 60 km of gaps, sidewalks and highway with a small, medium and high degree of difficulty for mountain or route biking. You will be required to wear an identification badge provided in the entrance booth.
The park is a natural habitat for native species of birds and butterflies that you will see throughout your trip in the forest due to the vegetation type. We have guided trails, where you will learn more about these species.
We have more than 60 km of gaps and natural sidewalks for leisure and mindful hiking, as well as moderate and high impact for athletes.
Children’s Play Area
There is a children’s play area located in the plateau, made with organic materials, an outdoor theater, adequate parking, and a hotel.