Mexico City, the national capital, is situated about 60 miles (97 kilometers) west of Tlaxcala.
To discover why so many holiday-makers go for Tlaxcala as a travel destination, make sure you allow some time to hit the road and explore the wider region. Puebla, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north, and Candy Street, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north of Tlaxcala are also waiting to be discovered.
Organize some transport and spend some time in Puebla, a shopping and transport center for the region, located about 19 miles (31 kilometers) from Tlaxcala. This regional center offers a range of attractions, such as El Parian Market, Africam Safari and Angelopolis Mall. If you still have time left, why not stop by Artist Quarter, Guardian Angel and Puebla Cathedral before you return to Tlaxcala.
Visit Tlaxcala's historic historic palaces, it's a great way to explore the area's fascinating history. Enjoy a moment of relaxation in Tlaxcala's churches.
Hot air ballooning is a great option for visitors hoping to get in touch with their more adventurous side. One of the nicest ways to discover the great outdoors in the area around Tlaxcala is to join for a rock climbing or horse riding tour.
As your adventures here draw to a close, spend what's left of your Mexican pesos on last-minute mementos and say Adiós to the people you've got to know and the special places you have seen.