Be Captivated by Tampico

Tampico , Tamaulipas

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The historic city of Tampico is surrounded by water and brimming with life. Its Porfirian and Art Noveau architecture dresses up and beautifies this city known as "The Little New Orleans." 

Start by exploring the spectacular Plaza de Armas, which is located in the heart of the historic center and boasts the beautiful, original kiosk with a unique style known as El Pulpo –the octopus. The buildings are adorned with balconies. Visit the Sagrada Concepcion Temple with its spectacular neo-classical facade. Be surprised by the incredible marble altar, one of the cathedral's many treasures. Then, direct your footsteps towards the Panuco River. The Casa de la Aduana awaits you there with wrought-iron details and English-style red brick arches.

Visit the Plaza de la Libertad and enjoy the local orchestra's music.


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