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You can do it !

My husband and I are 58 and 61 years old and in relatively good shape, we’re active. However, even... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peaceandquiet57
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El Sobrante, California
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A great mystical place to visit

You have everything: great food, interesting traditions, a beautiful mountain, a pyramid on the top... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
engelfonseca
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Mexico City, Mexico
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All reviews worth the effort great hike mexico city take your time small pyramid bring water pay pesos views are spectacular coming down steep hike rainy season day trip stone steps bring enough wear comfortable shoes hiking shoes start early
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I are 58 and 61 years old and in relatively good shape, we’re active. However, even if you aren’t active you can make this climb! Wear comfortable shoes, I wore running shoes, take water, wear a hat, sunscreen. This is a fun...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Peaceandquiet57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You have everything: great food, interesting traditions, a beautiful mountain, a pyramid on the top and nature

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank engelfonseca
Reviewed 3 December 2018

If you are not a person in good physical condition, take it easy. Wear suitable shoes for slippery and rocky surfaces. The visit will be much more pleasant if you do not go on a weekend, which is really crowded. When you get to the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hajimexica
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

On top of the mountain in the lovely town of Tepoztlan sit the ruins of Tepozteco, a temple to the god of the ancient Mexican drink pulque. The view is extraordinary, both to the colorful town below and of the sun-filled blue sky above. Standing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ek_rivera
Reviewed 19 November 2018

This is a beautiful, if strenuous hike. The story of the leader who was a legend in his own right and then converted to Christianity is endearing. The temple is lovely, but the highlight is the trip up (very up) the canyon to the top...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank cookpias
Reviewed 16 November 2018

I went there with my family and the only thing I can say is that it is incredible, when you get to the top you can see an incredible view.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank oscarSD14
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

It’s a grind getting up here, and even more brutal getting back down, but totally worth it! This was my third trip up and hopefully not my last. The views at the top are incredible, but the way up is pretty awesome as well. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mudgie_Kerr
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

The 2km hike isn’t easy. Most people walk as far as they can and then rest and repeat (and there is a lot of repeating). The view is worth the journey so if you are in Cuernavaca then take the extra 40 minute trip to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Jaysuhn12
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We went there with our 4 and 8 year olds. Tough trip up, but great experience. Beautiful jungle and view

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jeanetb2016
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Climbing starts from paraje Axitla. To get to El Tepozteco you hace to climb a +- 2 km stone, rustic pathway. There are no railings available for most of the climber, so you have to be extra careful. As it is a rustic path made...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Holly N
24 September 2018|
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Response from Pete_soto | Reviewed this property |
There is a price to see the pyramid = aprox 8usd Regards
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Kiks0311
24 November 2015|
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Response from Shinthya h | Reviewed this property |
You might find a private guide in Cuernavaca, at any Spanish language school, there is no special tour for the area. Actually, it is not worth it, this attraction has more of a physical element and the enjoyment of nature... More
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Doug C
24 April 2015|
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Response from Jane A | Reviewed this property |
At the base of the trail up to the pyramid there was a restaurant which looked like it had lovely views. If I'd had more time before catching my bus back to Mexico City I would have tried there.
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