Find great value on US Airways flights from PHX to GDL when you book with CheapOair! Dotted with museums, bars, hotels and colonial relics, Guadalajara is bursting with history and is often called as the Pearl of the West. Located just 350 miles west of the Mexico City, Guadalajara is also the birthplace of Mariachi Music. A must visit attraction is the Guadalajara Cathedral which took 50 years to complete, the towers were destroyed in an earthquake in 1818 and were replaced by the present one in 1854. Take a walking tour of the city and explore the most distinctive sights including Museo Regional de Guadalajara, Plaza de Armas and the Governor's office. Savor some traditional Mexican dishes at La Rinconada, La Chata or Fonda San Miguel.