Iztaccíhuatl–Popocatépetl National Park

Amecameca

Approximately 23 km (approx. 14 miles) from Amecameca is the Iztaccíhuatl-Popocatépetl National Park, endowed with great biodiversity and natural wealth; it is one of the oldest protected areas in the country. It has 40 thousand hectares (99 acres) and includes part of the states of Mexico, Puebla and Morelos. In 2010 it was declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO.

The area is home to the imposing Iztaccíhuatl and Popocatépetl volcanoes and is ideal for enjoying nature.

There, you can find various hiking trails surrounded by a wide variety of flora and fauna of the region, as well as waterfalls and streams.

One of the main activities of this destination is the ascent to the Iztaccíhuatl volcano, also known as the Sleeping Woman, it is recommended to be accompanied by a guide.

Nature lovers will be able to camp and enjoy the incredible landscapes and starry nights, as well as mountain biking and horseback riding.

March to November is the ideal time to visit the park, but you can take a getaway any time of the year.
Approximately 23 km (approx. 14 miles) from Amecameca is the Iztaccíhuatl-Popocatépetl National Park, endowed with great biodiversity and natural wealth; it is one of the oldest protected areas in the country. It has 40 thousand hectares (99 acres) and includes part of the states of Mexico, Puebla and Morelos. In 2010 it was declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO.

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The area is home to the imposing Iztaccíhuatl and Popocatépetl volcanoes and is ideal for enjoying nature.

There, you can find various hiking trails surrounded by a wide variety of flora and fauna of the region, as well as waterfalls and streams.

One of the main activities of this destination is the ascent to the Iztaccíhuatl volcano, also known as the Sleeping Woman, it is recommended to be accompanied by a guide.

Nature lovers will be able to camp and enjoy the incredible landscapes and starry nights, as well as mountain biking and horseback riding.

March to November is the ideal time to visit the park, but you can take a getaway any time of the year.

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