Taxco is a beautiful city in built on a hill in . It is rich with old and new silver mines in the surrounding areas with narrow winding streets and hundreds of silver shops.
Photo: Cirod, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The Parroquia de Santa Prisca y San Sebastían, commonly known as the Church of Santa Prisca, is a colonial monument located in the city of Taxco de Alarcón, in the southern state of , , built between 1751 and 1758. Photo: Mario guerrero ledesma 1, CC BY-SA 3.0.


18.5565° or 18° 33' 23.6" north
-99.6053° or 99° 36' 19" west
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1770 metres (5807 feet)
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node 273606737
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: تاكسكو
  • Armenian: Տասկո դե Ալարկոն
  • Catalan: Taxco
  • Catalan: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Cebuano: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Chinese: 塔克斯科
  • Czech: Taxco
  • Danish: Taxco
  • Danish: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Dutch: Taxco
  • Dutch: Taxco de Alarcon
  • Dutch: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Egyptian Arabic: تاكسكو
  • English: Taxco de Alarcon
  • English: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Esperanto: Taxco de Alarcón
  • French: Taxco
  • French: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Galician: Taxco de Alarcón
  • German: Taxco
  • German: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Hungarian: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Italian: Taxco
  • Japanese: タクスコ
  • Japanese: タスコ
  • Japanese: タスコ・デ・アラルコン
  • Japanese: タスコ(ゲレーロ州)
  • Korean: 탁스코
  • Ladino: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Norwegian: Taxco
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Taxco
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Occitan (post 1500): Taxco
  • Persian: تاکسکو
  • Polish: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Portuguese: Taxco
  • Portuguese: Taxco de alarcón
  • Romanian: Taxco
  • Romanian: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Russian: Таско-де-Аларкон
  • Russian: Тахко-де-Аларкон
  • Serbian: Таско де Аларкон
  • Serbo-Croatian: Taxco de Alarcón, Guerrero
  • Serbo-Croatian: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Spanish: Taxco
  • Spanish: Taxco de Alarcon
  • Spanish: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Swedish: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Ukrainian: Таско-де-Аларкон
  • Ukrainian: Таско
  • Ukrainian: Тахко-де-Аларкон
  • Urdu: تاکسکو
  • Vietnamese: Taxco de Alarcón
  • Tasco
  • Tlachco
  • Tlachco Alarcón

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