Zitácuaro attractions

Church in Zitácuaro

Iglesia de San Pancho

This restored mid-16th-century church in the village of San Francisco Coatepec de Morelos across Hwy 51 south of Zitácuaro appeared in the great John Huston film, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, starring Humphrey …
Ruins in Zitácuaro

Zona Arqueológica San Felipe Los Alzati

About 16km north of Zitácuaro lie these peaceful Matlazinca ruins, the pyramids of Los Alzati, dating from between AD 800 and 1200. Veterans of other archaeological sites won’t be too impressed by the two pyramids, …