Fuente de las Tarascas, Morelia

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Fountain · Tourist Spot
Visit Fuente de las Tarascas, a monument in celebration of the indigenous peoples of this Mexican region rich with culture. Take a walk around the towering fountain of maidens holding up their bounty, and at the same time appreciate the view of the historic aqueduct that runs nearby. The fountain serves the best location in the city for observing the aqueduct. Grab a seat on one of the many benches and people-watch as tourists and locals pass through. Afterwards, head to one of the many international restaurants in the area for a meal. To visit Fuente de las Tarascas and get the most from your holiday in Morelia, create itinerary details personal to you using our Morelia road trip tool.
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  • Right near the Sanctuary Church of Guadalupe and the Aqueduct this is yet another symbol of Morelia and it celebrates the Tarascan culture. Morelia is the splendid capital city of the Michoacan...  more »
  • Lovely fountain near the aqueduct. Worth a few pics. Lovely gardens around and nearby small park. Recommend.  more »
  • Is a historical beautiful piece of art sorraunded by a nice park.
  • Most iconic fountain in the city. Awesome place to take pictures or just sit back and relax. Everything around it is beautiful. If you miss it, you didn't visit Morelia.

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