Tuxtla's origin is found in a Zoque's village named Coyatoc (rabbit's place), name that ancient Nahuatl speakers translated to Tochtlan. In the XVI century the Dominican monks rearranged the place and called San Marcos Tuxtla
San Cristóbal de las CasasVisit
This beautifull magic town is placed in the Jovel valley, is a colorful city that enjoys an amazing weather and has a strategic location. It was founded by Diego de Mazariegos in 1528.
Tapachula is well known as the "Soconusco Pearl", is the 2nd most important city in the state of Chiapas.
Comitán de DomínguezVisit
The colonial Comitán, is recognized as magic town. Inheritor of ancient settlements it was founded by the Dominican monks shortly after the arrival of the Spaniards to the region in 16th century.
Chiapa de CorzoVisit
One of the oldest cities in the continent, located at the right side of Grijalva river.
Palenque became one of the most notable cities of the classic mayan era, capital of a powerful dinasty that ruled the Chiapas northen mountains and the plains of Tabasco; territory that now some researchers have now named as the Lakamhá kindom.