Most of Puebla’s surface is in the Eje Neovolcánico, a chain of volcanoes that crosses the country from the Pacific Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico. Its geography is marked by the presence of high peaks and surrounded by mountains of more than 6000 meters.
It is undoubtedly an ideal area for mountaineering. The main spots are the Sierra Nevada mountains, such as the Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl. Check out the best mountain climbing trips in Puebla for your next vacation in central Mexico.
The state of Puebla has some of the most attractive mountains for athletes: Pico de Orizaba, Popocatépetl, Iztaccíhuatl and La Malinche are natural protected areas where mountaineering is on top. Some are more technical and challenging than others, but in all cases it is essential to go with a certified local guide.
The climate is mild and somewhat humid, although with little rainfall because the high mountains in the east prevent the arrival of clouds coming from the Gulf of Mexico.
Spanish, although due to its proximity to USA, English is also spoken.
Mexican Peso or US Dollar.
From October to February
You can get Puebla by car, bus and taxi from Mexico City, located about 130 km. Although Puebla also has an airport, there are no air connections with Mexico City because of its proximity.
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