Take an aerial tour of one of Mexico's most beautiful states, compliements of contributor Postandfly. Chiapas is the southernmost of the 31 states which make up the country of Mexico. It has a long coastline with Guatemala, longer in fact than its borders with neighboring Mexican states. It's a land of lush rainforests and spectacular waterfalls, with a culture that has retained some of its pre-Columbian elements. For these reasons, it's considered one of the top eco-tourist destinations in Mexico.