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Mountain Climbing in Puebla

One of the favorite destinations in Mexico!

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.

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There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Climbing in Puebla

In Puebla you will find extremely pleasant places to set up camp. To the north you can also visit the valley of Piedras Encimadas and combine horseback riding or hiking tours with your mountain climbing excursion.


Good to know:

Country Code


Best time to visit

From October to February


Mexican Peso or US Dollar


Spanish, although due to its proximity to USA, English is also spoken


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

How to get there

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

More info about Mountain Climbing in Puebla:

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

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