Las Espectaculares Cascadas de Tamasopo en la Huasteca Potosina

The Spectacular Tamasopo Waterfalls in the Huasteca Potosina

The Spectacular Tamasopo Waterfalls in the Huasteca Potosina

The heart of Mexico is home to dream landscapes, rich in beauty and culture. One of the most precious treasures is, without a doubt, the Huasteca Potosina. This region, which is an ode to nature at its finest, gives us natural settings that seem taken from a hand-painted canvas. And among all the wonders that Huasteca has to offer, the Tamasopo Waterfalls stand out in a special way.


What to do in the Tamasopo Waterfalls?

The Tamasopo waterfalls, beyond being a visual spectacle, offer a variety of activities for all types of visitors. Whether you are looking for adrenaline, relaxation or simply connecting with nature, here are some options to make the most of your visit

  • Swimming in Natural Pools: The rock formations of the waterfalls have created natural pools ideal for a refreshing swim. These turquoise waters are perfect for relaxing and enjoying the surroundings.

  • Hiking: The surroundings of the waterfalls are full of trails that will take you through the tropical forest. It's a great way to explore the local flora and fauna while enjoying spectacular panoramic views.

  • Photography: The combination of turquoise waters, lush vegetation and blue skies make Tamasopo a paradise for photography lovers. Don't forget your camera or smartphone to capture unique moments.

  • Zipline: For the more adventurous, some areas near the waterfalls offer the option of ziplining. Fly over the river and feel the adrenaline while enjoying unparalleled views.

  • Guided Tours: If you prefer to learn more about the history, geography and biodiversity of the area, there are guided tours that offer you an educational experience while you explore.

  • Local Markets: Near the waterfalls, you can find markets and local craft stalls. It is an excellent opportunity to purchase souvenirs and support the local economy.

  • Enjoy local cuisine: Within the ecotourism park you will find a wide variety of restaurant options with typical food from the region. Take advantage of the opportunity to delve deeper into the gastronomy that this beautiful destination has to offer us.

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How to get to the Tamasopo Waterfalls?

Located in the municipality of Tamasopo, San Luis Potosí.

In the Huasteca Zone of the state, approximately 250 km from San Luis Potosí capital.
Km 2 Tamasopo Highway – Agua Buena.

It is located 3 hours and 14 minutes from the Capital of Potosina
and 3 hours from Tampico, Tamaulipas

Tamasopo 2023 costs and schedules


  • Public entrance from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

2023 costs:

  • Admission: $150 pesos per person
  • Parking: $100 pesos per car
  • Vests: $60 pesos
  • Lockers: $30 pesos + $200 deposit

Tips for your visit to the Tamasopo Waterfalls

  • Don't forget your sunscreen and mosquito repellent
  • Avoid the rainy season so you can appreciate the turquoise blue color of the water
  • The entry of food and drinks is not allowed
  • Consider carrying enough cash
  • The life jacket is mandatory only in the deeper areas of the park
  • The use of drones and professional cameras has a photographic location price
  • You can take advantage of your visit to also visit Puente de Dios, since they are only a few minutes away

With so many options available, Tamasopo waterfalls promise days full of adventure, relaxation and connection with nature. No matter what your interests are, this destination has something special for you. Get ready to live unforgettable moments in the heart of the Huasteca Potosina!

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