We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Paso de Cortes

Amecameca, Mexico
Improve this listing
Ranked #1 of 2 Attractions in Amecameca
Type: Geologic Formations
Activities: Hiking
11 visitor photos
Write a Review

13 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    10
    3
    0
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
14 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Great time, down to nature neet waterfall to take a summer coooold dip Spanish Vas sobre Viaducto hacia salida de la calle zaragosa pasando el parque deportivo doblas derecha en zaragosa y vas mas de 15 kilometros en la carretera camino a cuota No se incorpora finalmente a la carretera hacia puebla, ya que te desvias a la derecha antes... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Poole
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Paso de Cortes or the Iztaccihuatl-Popocatepetl National Park is great for a few hours hike in nature and even better when it's cloud free when you can get great views. To my knowledge I believe you may need a permit to hike on certain trails (I'm not sure which ones). Iztaccihuatl is an extinct volcano so it is possible to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
anywhere
Top Contributor
171 reviews 171 reviews
31 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

can do great hiking here. Start from Paso de Cortes and walk to the slopes of the Izta volcano (8 KM). Or drive up to the Izta and start climbing the Izta. Go early since it could start snowing / getting cold in the afternoon in spring/winter. Good quesadillas at the starting point for climbing the Izta. When climbing the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3

Travelers who viewed Paso de Cortes also viewed

Amecameca, Estado de Mexico
Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, Mexico
 
Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, Mexico
Central Mexico and Gulf Coast, Mexico
 

Been to Paso de Cortes? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Paso de Cortes, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing