Cholula is a city in , 15 km west of the . It contains the smaller municipalities of San Andrés Cholula, San Pedro Cholula, and Santa Isobel Cholula.

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The , also known as Tlachihualtepetl, is a huge complex located in Cholula, , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
was an important city of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, dating back to at least the 2nd century BCE, with settlement as a village going back at least some thousand years earlier. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios is a 16th-century Catholic parish church built atop the Tlachihualtepetl pyramid in the municipality of Cholula located in the central Mexican state of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Localities in the Area

is the municipal seat of Municipality located in the…


19.0641° or 19° 3' 50.6" north
-98.3035° or 98° 18' 12.7" west
United Nations Location Code
2156 metres (7073 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Basque: Cholula
  • Catalan: Cholula
  • Catalan: San Andrés Cholula
  • Catalan: San Pedro Cholula
  • Cebuano: Cholula
  • Dutch: Cholula
  • Dutch: Cholula de Rivadavia
  • English: Cholula, Puebla
  • English: San Pedro Cholula
  • Esperanto: San Andrés Cholula
  • Finnish: Cholula
  • French: Cholollan
  • French: Cholula
  • French: Cholula de Rivadavia
  • French: Grande Pyramide de Cholula
  • German: Cholula
  • German: Cholula de Rivadavia
  • German: San Pedro Cholula
  • Hungarian: San Andrés Cholula
  • Italian: Cholula
  • Italian: Cholula de Rivadavia
  • Japanese: サン・ペドゥロ・チョルラ
  • Japanese: チョルーラ・デ・リバダビア
  • Korean: 촐룰라
  • Lithuanian: Čolula
  • Macedonian: Чолула
  • Norwegian: Cholula
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Cholula
  • Persian: چولولا
  • Polish: Cholula
  • Portuguese: Cholula
  • Russian: Сан-Педро-Чолула
  • Russian: Чолула
  • Scots: Cholula, Puebla
  • Scots: Cholula
  • Serbo-Croatian: Cholula, Puebla
  • Serbo-Croatian: Cholula
  • Spanish: Cholula
  • Spanish: Cholula de Rivadavia
  • Spanish: San Pedro Cholula
  • Swedish: Cholula

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Cholula. See this page's contributions. Photo: AlejandroLinaresGarcia, CC BY-SA 4.0.