Tenexamaxa Waterfalls

Huatusco

A wonderful natural spectacle that you must see in Huatusco is Las Cascadas de Tenexamaxa (Tenexamaxa Waterfalls), located in the community of Sabanas, within the municipality.

Its name in the indigenous language means “Site of limestone soil”, but the inhabitants know it as “Infiernillo”. Legend has it that sometimes you can hear the loud voice of the devil bathing, but in reality, it is the roar of the 40 meters (130 feet) high waterfall.

The way to get there must be through the town of Metlapoxteca, right at the entrance you can see the beautiful waterfalls surrounded by dense vegetation.

Around the waterfalls, there is a wild sanctuary where you can rest or take a walk. It is the ideal place to spend a weekend.

To reach the waterfalls you must follow the dirt road that goes to Metlapoxteca until you reach the area. It is recommended to go by car.

A wonderful natural spectacle that you must see in Huatusco is Las Cascadas de Tenexamaxa (Tenexamaxa Waterfalls), located in the community of Sabanas, within the municipality.

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Its name in the indigenous language means “Site of limestone soil”, but the inhabitants know it as “Infiernillo”. Legend has it that sometimes you can hear the loud voice of the devil bathing, but in reality, it is the roar of the 40 meters (130 feet) high waterfall.

The way to get there must be through the town of Metlapoxteca, right at the entrance you can see the beautiful waterfalls surrounded by dense vegetation.

Around the waterfalls, there is a wild sanctuary where you can rest or take a walk. It is the ideal place to spend a weekend.

To reach the waterfalls you must follow the dirt road that goes to Metlapoxteca until you reach the area. It is recommended to go by car.

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