Mexico - Around Mexico City (PDF Chapter)
This is the Around Mexico City chapter from Lonely Planet’s Mexico guidebook.
Even if you’re in Mexico’s capital for only a week, the ancient ruins, pueblos mágicos, and stunning mountain landscape of the surrounding area should not be missed. Try the awe-inspiring archaeological complex at Teotihuacán and the colonial city of Taxco.
- enjoy a sunset drink on Cuetzalan’s tiny zócalo amid the dramatic scenery of the Sierra Madre Oriental
- be blown away by the spectacular pyramids at Teotihuacán, or discover some of central Mexico’s most magnificent, lesser-known ancient sites at Xochicalco and Cantona.
- wander the steep cobblestone streets of Taxco and scope out the city’s famed silver shops
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Around Mexico City, Tepotzotlán, Tula, Teotihuacán, Pachuca & around, Puebla, Cholula, Popocatépetl & Iztaccíhuatl, Tlaxcala, Cacaxtla & Xochitécatl, La Malinche, Huamantla, Cantona, Cuetzalan, Yohualichán, Tepoztlán, Cuautla, Cuernavaca, Taxco, Parque Nacional Grutas de Cacahuamilpa, Toluca, Nevado de Toluca, Valle de Bravo, Malinalco, Ixtapan de la Sal.
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