A lovely village: San sebastian del Oeste
San Sebastián del Oeste is a town and municipality located in the western part of Jalisco state, Mexico, nestled in the mountains of the Sierra Madre Occidental.
It is a magical town with a rich mining tradition, featuring beautiful buildings and picturesque landscapes that attract visitors.
The town was founded on January 20, 1605, following the discovery of mines in the area, and has since maintained a close relationship with its surroundings, covering more than 1,970 square kilometers.
4 Things to visit in San Sebastian del Oeste
Visit the historic Templo de San Sebastián
This beautiful church is a must-see attraction in the town, offering a glimpse into the region’s rich history and architectural heritage.
Explore the Casa Museo Doña Conchita Encarnación
This museum showcases the mining history of San Sebastián del Oeste and provides visitors with a fascinating insight into the town’s past.
Enjoy local coffee at La Quinta
This farm processes the region’s coffee and offers a unique experience for visitors to learn about coffee production and taste the delicious local brew.
Take a trek up to La Bufa:
Ascend to the Bufa hill, which can be reached by ATV, and take an exciting journey that culminates at the top of the hill where there is a natural viewpoint that is 2,411 meters above sea level. Above the clouds, you will see the forested mountain range and even the Bay of Banderas.