Xicotepec (municipality)

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Xicotepec (municipality)
Municipality and town
Country  Mexico
State Puebla
Time zone Central Standard Time (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) Central Daylight Time (UTC-5)

Xicotepec (municipality) is a town and municipality in Puebla in central-eastern Mexico.[1] The wider region is called Sierra Norte de Puebla.

Villa Ávila Camacho, also known as La Ceiba, is a town that lies in the northeast of the municipality, on the banks of the Río San Marcos. Another nearby attraction is the Tlaxcalantongo Falls, by the town of the same name.

Tlaxcolotongo Falls


  1. ^ "-". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Retrieved January 4, 2010. 

Coordinates: 20°18′N 97°58′W / 20.300°N 97.967°W / 20.300; -97.967