Atlixco Tourism

Atlixco (Nahuatl pronunciation: [aːˈt͡ɬiːʃko] is a city and a municipality in the Mexican state of Puebla. It is a regional industrial and commercial center but economically it is much better known for its production of ornamental plants and cut flowers. The city was founded early in the colonial period, originally under the jurisdiction of Huejotzingo, but eventually separated to become an independent municipality. The municipality has a number of notable cultural events, the most important of which is the El Huey Atlixcayotl, a modern adaptation of an old indigenous celebration. This event brings anywhere from 800 to 1,500 participants from all over the state of Puebla to create music, dance and other cultural and artistic performances.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Atlixco in Mexico. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Atlixco like a local. After your splendid visit to Atlixco, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Mexico City. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Mexico City for its bountiful attractions like Muse De Templo Mayor, Chapultepec Castle, Zocalo on your trip to Atlixco. Tour packages of Atlixco are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Atlixco is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

  • Know the pollution level of Atlixco before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 65 (High)
    • Water Pollution 71.43 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 48.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.67 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 65 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 53.85 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 52.94 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 53.33 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Atlixco for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Atlixco.

    • Burglary and Theft 63.16 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 72.37 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 70.27 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 79.05 (High)
    • Car Stealing 56.76 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 69.08 (High)
    • Attacks 58.55 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 59.46 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 55.92 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 27.03 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 56.76 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 42.57 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 71.53 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Atlixco is 111.99 (High)

    • Safety Index 35.61 (Low)
    • Climate Index 91.67 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 72.82 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 33.59 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 63.18 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.76 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 37.56 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Atlixco

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.33 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.94 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.68 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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