Even when Hotel Urdinola is really close to many museums, the tourist tramway and temples, in Saltillo and its surrounding areas you’ll find numerous activities and things to do for you to enjoy your stay to the fullest.
The Natural Park of the Arteaga Sierra, 54 km away from the city, features canyons such as Los Lirios, endowed by rocky areas and walls perfect for adventurous sessions; San Lorenzo Canyon is only 5 km to Saltillo’s south, this place features walls over 2,000 meters high among a protected forest zone that is overwhelmed by pine tree vegetation.
Monterreal Forest, also within the Natural Park of the Arteaga Sierra homes an interesting site for tourism. There is an artificial surface that emulates snow, given that weather conditions in Arteaga Sierra are suitable for this activity during all year round.
Arteaga Sierra is a natural reserve with multiple peaks and mountain chains of abundant vegetation that offers the possibility to discover and challenge your physical abilities. This mountain chain is ideal to climb over natural elevations such as Martha Mountain and De la Viga Mountain of respectively 3,700 and 3,550 meters above the sea level where you can appreciate the wonderful tree presence of pine, cedar and Encino.
This tour consists in several kilometers of distance that cover La Carbonera and Las Alazanas canyons, which are popular in the region due to its challenging routes and tracks. This park is located within 54 km towards the east of Saltillo, via State highway.
Travelers may find water reservoirs and parks just ideal for family recreation within Saltillo and outer areas as well. These places are adapted to provide a great experience. The places we highly recommend include La Luz, Zapata, La Estrella reservoirs and Las Maravillas Park.