Puebla, Colonial City Made of Talavera
Find What to Do & Where to Go in Puebla
The city of Puebla, Mexico is an excellent destination to vacation, relax or make business due to the great array of places and areas developed within the state.
Start your journey in the Historic Center of Puebla. Both this area and its surroundings offer an immense culture and architecture to explore. Visit the Cathedral of Puebla, built between the XVI and XVII centuries, a true colonial jewel that embellishes the downtown area of the city; discover the Los Sapos neighborhood, with its very own bohemian ambience, to purchase art crafts and antiques. Since you’re here already, don’t miss El Parian, which was the first artisanal market in the city and has been renovated with over 100 stores for you to get the best local crafts, including the traditional talavera pottery.
Puebla de los Angeles also has different recreational areas, many of them a must for your upcoming trip. Explore the Michin Aquarium and see the wonders of its amazing diversity of fish; Africam Safary is a classic for family outings to learn and admire how the animals wander free. The El Loro and Volcanic Parks are other options to go with your family and spend a fun day in Puebla.
If this is not enough, the state has 9 Magic Towns to visit through a not so long road trip: Cholula, Atlixco, Chignahuapan, Pahuatlán, Cuetzalan, Huachinango, Zacatlán, Xicotepec and Tlatlahuquitepec are magic places that keep, each one in a different way, a little of the culture and traditions of Puebla.