Spend an incredible day in Necaxa Dam

Huauchinango , Puebla

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Not far from Huauchinango, you will discover the first hydroelectric plant in the country.


ADMIRE ITS MONUMENTAL CONSTRUCTION


Built in 1902 by an American engineer, the hydroelectric plant’s construction was designed to exploit the force of the waters from the Necaxa, Tenango and Xaltepuxtla rivers and its tributary streams, which include large waterfalls. At the time of its construction, it was considered the largest and most modern hydroelectric production plant in the world.


TOUCH THE TRANSPARENCY OF WATER


Walk around the area and get close to the wall of falling water, where its color is most transparent. Enjoy a boat ride and go fishing for some of the abundant sea breams and carps that populate this huge body of water.


ENJOY THE EXQUISITE CUISINE


Be sure to taste the regional food such as mole poblano, chile en nogada, pipian, chalupas and mole de chicharron are some of the dishes that you will find here.
Delicious desserts await you following you main meal so be sure to try a traditional Santa Clara sweet potato, cocadas, candied fruits, jamoncillos, and an endless number of choices that will delight your palate with an explosion of flavors.

 

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