Tantoyuca is located approximately 150 miles (241 kilometers) from Mexico City, the national capital.
Visitors commonly use Tantoyuca as a launch pad for further adventures. This sought-after tourism region has been endowed with plenty of fascinating natural and man-made attractions. Huejutla de Reyes and El Ojite are two more places worth checking out while you're in Veracruz.
Ask those who live in the area their favorite places to see, they'll often point to the region's fabulous open-air museums, open-air exhibits and open-air markets. To discover the spiritual side of Tantoyuca, be sure to call into the region's many cathedrals.
If the sun is shining while you are here, make the most of local water activities. Swimming and rafting are just two of the well-established watersports here.
Get to the core of the Veracruz cuisine by exploring regional cafés and restaurants. Popularly used ingredients in this area are lime and vanila. No vacation in this region would be satisfying without ordering a huachinango a la veracruzana (veracruz-style red snapper) or huevos tirados (scrambled eggs and beans).
At the end of your adventure in Veracruz, you'll be sure to bid this place a fond "Adiós" But be comforted by the fact that you'll be leaving with memories and photos that are yours to keep forever.