Ajijic map – Ajijic Michelin maps, with map scales from 1/1 to 1/ Ajijic is a town about 3 miles ( km) from the town of Chapala, part of the municipality also called Chapala, in the State of Jalisco, Mexico. Situated on the north. Ajijic google map. Satellite image of Ajijic, Mexico and near destinations. Travel deals.

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Situated on the north shore of Lake Chapalasurrounded by mountains, Ajijic enjoys a moderate climate year-round.

The population of Ajijic was 10, as of the ajjic.

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Due to Ajijic’s tropical latitude, the sun is warm year-round; due to its relatively high elevation, it is seldom unpleasantly hot or humid. Even during the rainy season, precipitation generally occurs during the ajimic or at night.

December and January are the coolest months and Ajijif is the hottest, just before the onset of the rainy season. Overall, there is very little temperature variation year round: Up until the arrival of the Spanish, the region was occupied by nomadic Indian tribes, probably the Cocas tribe that settled the northern shore.


There seem to be many explanations, and meanings for the names Chapala and Ajijic, all of which are Indian place names, probably derived from Nahuatlthe native language of the ajijjic. Many retired Americans and Canadians now live in Ajijic, about 1, full-time and another during the winter months. The Lake Chapala Society on the grounds of the former estate of Neill James in central Ajijic has about 3, mostly foreign members.

Mexico’s National Chili Cook-Off has been held in Ajijic since and currently attracts thousands of Mexican and International visitors each February. Ajijic has attracted foreign artists and writers since the s.

Map of Ajijic, Jalisco – road map, satellite view and street view

Putnam’s Sonsabout building a house on the edge of the lake in nearby San Antonio Tlayacapan. Using the same pen name, Peter Lilley later teamed up with Anthony Stansfeld an English academic to write House in the Sunwhich concerns the operation of a small inn in Ajijic. They were written when the main road was unpaved, ice was delivered by bus from Guadalajara, and electricity was just being installed.


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