Tampico is located in Tamaulipas state, and it is known as an oil, copper and silver production center. But it has come a long way from its former settlement status.
Since the city is situated in a truly picturesque location on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, it has quickly attracted the attention of travelers in recent years. Here, the combination of phenomenal beaches and a rich natural landscape, make it ideal for relaxation. While the region’s mild climate allows for the feeling of an endless summer.
The best time to visit Tampico will be when average temperatures are at a comfortable level, which is during the months of February through November. This is when temperatures fluctuate between 68°F and 86°F on average. The remaining months are usually a little cooler, but still pleasant, often moving between 50°F and 68°F.
This year-round perfect weather ensures that there are always things to do in Tampico.
Take advantage of the glorious weather, and spend your time at the Carpintero lagoon, discover the historical landmarks, or take a walk along the historical center of the city. Eco-tourism has also taken off in the past few years. Whether horseback riding, mountaineering, exploring the exquisite cave systems, whitewater river rafting, going on the occasional waterfall tour, or a simple afternoon spent enjoying the local wildlife, you will always find yourself looking to be admonished within the fantastic Tampico climate.