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.
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Taxco in One Day from Acapulco
More Info
and up
Taxco and Cuernavaca from Mexico City
More Info
and up
6-Night Best of Central Mexico Tour: Teotihuacan Pyramids, Taxco, Cuernavaca...
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Taxco, Mexico
Write a Review
Reviews (456)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great event that was going on when we showed up which consisted of music, food, and lots of kids. Very cool!

Thank Nathan U
Reviewed 15 August 2017

A relatively small but bustling center plaza. Stay for the evening and enjoy the locals as they come to play and socialize thru the night. Its a great way to experience all that Mexico really is!

Thank NPLP
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I spent several days in Taxco, Mexico. The Zocalo is a very nice plaza where the tourist, families, friends meet to enjoy the evening. Very safe place. I danced at the plaza.

Thank Malsi C
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Many, many shops and restaurants. The week-end is full with locals. Eating, dancing and just people watching. Be aware, everything is on a hill.

Thank DPNA
Reviewed 2 June 2017

you buy an Ice Cream and sit here for a while if you can shoe shine your shoes is a great spot of town where everything passes through here. Great place to sit and observe the local people and very safe.

Thank Carlos R
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Taxco has a really nice Zócalo with an impressive cathedral. At the Zócalo there a various other nice historic buildings and some restaurants with rooftop terraces and great views. Only downside is the traffic around the Zócalo - it should be restricted.

Thank MochiMundo
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The Zocalo is at the heart of Mexico City. Thge side roads leading to the Zocalo are full of shops and restaurants, the Calle 5 de Febrero is closed to vehicles and you can find a large aray of shops including brand names like Zara,...More

Thank Oscar G
Reviewed 24 April 2017

No matter how many times I return here it is not enough! I can picture it in my mind when I am thousands of miles away

Thank Elaine E
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Maneuvering around this very dense, congested mountain town is arduous and confusing, at best but can you--follow the signage and you'll eventually get to the cathedral. Parking is equally difficult but totally possible, often with the help of a local who is likely endorsing a...More

Thank beeedell
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Walking through this town is a walk through old Mexico. The buildings are colonial and the streets were designed for horses not cars. This is the town of silver so stop in and​ perhaps you will purchase some 925 Sterling. Go to the Zocola and...More

1  Thank Barry H
Nearby Restaurants
Del Angel Inn Restaurante
325 reviews
.05 km away
Pozoleria Tia Calla
281 reviews
.04 km away
S caffecito
226 reviews
.10 km away
Sotavento Restaurant Bar
132 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Santa Prisca de Taxco
869 reviews
.01 km away
Teleferico de Taxco
318 reviews
1.36 km away
Plaza Borda
113 reviews
.42 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Vickie K
26 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from aaronschlett | Reviewed this property |
If I had listened to the State Dept. warnings, I would never have known Colombia, Chile, Peru, Nicaragua or Honduras. All were on their list at the time that I traveled there, We planned on 2 nights in MEX on a recent... More