Attractions

Top Choice Waterfall in Xico

Cascada de Texolo

From Xico, it's a pleasant, signposted 3km walk (or short drive along a potholed road) past an ex-hacienda to the spectacular, plunging, 80m Cascada de Texolo. From the viewpoint, cross the bridge. A five-minute wal…
Museum in Xico

Museo del Danzante Xiqueño

Inside the Casa de Cultura, this excellent, colorful museum takes you through the centuries-old history of Xico's costumed dances that take pride of place during the town's celebrations dedicated to its patron saint…
Plantation in Xico

Café Gourmet Pepe

This plantation produces almost-organic, shade-grown coffee. It also offers tours (call ahead) and sells delicious coffee and liquors. Get off at the first bus stop in Xico and walk back 150m to where you’ll see sig…
Museum in Xico

Casa Museo Totomoxtle

A small museum highlighting the town’s peculiar artisanal pastime of making intricate and detailed figures from hojas de maiz (maize leaves). Only in Xico! Opening hours can be flexible.
Museum in Xico

Museo del Vestido

Inside the church, this esoteric, niche museum displays a revolving collection of St María Magdalena’s past festival dresses, dating from 1910.