Interactive Map of Michoacan, Mexico


Clickable interactive map of Michoacán, Mexico: Morelia, Uruapan, Patzcuaro, Zitacuaro, Playa Azul, Zamora, Paricutin volcano

Interactive Map of Michoacan, Mexico
Interactive Map of Michoacán, Mexico
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The state of Michoacán is in the Central Pacific region, along with the states of Jalisco, Nayarit and Colima. Michoacán is one of the most diverse states in Mexico in terms of its people, landscapes and economy.

The state of Michoacán has an area of about 58,600 square kilometers and a population of about 4.6 million (2017). The capital city of the state is Morelia, a university city with an abundance of beautiful colonial architecture. Other important cities include Zamora, center of an extensive agricultural area that specializes in strawberries, and Lázaro Cárdenas, site of a major oil refinery and container port.

The coastal scenery of Michoacán is among the finest anywhere in Mexico. Inland, volcanic peaks, such as Paricutin Volcano, vie for your attention with fertile intermontane valleys. The state is famous for its celebrations of cultural traditions such as Day of the Dead. Tourist “Magic Towns” in the state of Michoacán include Pátzcuaro, Tlalpujahua, Cuitzeo, Santa Clara del Cobre, Angangueo, Tacámbaro, Jiquilpan and Tzintzuntzan.

This state is the heartland of the indigenous Purépecha people, whose language and customs have remained largely intact to this day.

Clickable interactive map by Tony Burton

Published or Updated on January 1, 2005 by Tony Burton.

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  1. This interactive map of Michoacan, Mexico, is absolutely fascinating! 🗺️ I love how it allows us to explore the region’s rich cultural heritage, breathtaking natural landscapes, and vibrant cities. It’s like taking a virtual journey through Michoacan from the comfort of our own homes. 🌄🌺 The level of detail and interactivity truly brings the map to life. I can’t wait to plan my next trip to Michoacan using this incredible resource. Thank you for sharing this gem! ✨🙌

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