Street of Candies, Puebla

#12 of 113 in Things to do in Puebla
Landmark · Tourist Spot
The stuff of children’s dreams, Street of Candies lives up to its name. With many of the sweets invented by the city’s local nuns, visitors their sugar fix and a taste of history from the wide selection of candied sweets and local delicacies that line the shelves. Try the popular fruit-flavored sweet potato cigars or frosted shortbread “Tortitas de Santa Clara” while you are in the city. Plan to visit Street of Candies and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Puebla attractions using our Puebla online day trip planner.
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  • Nice street but so are many others. Shops around the cathedral sell the same candy for the same prices. Interesting but can be purchased has ed elsewhere.  more »
  • This is a fun stop to buy traditional candies. There are many shops, all selling similar things. Nevertheless it’s fun. Plus it’s a fraction of the cost of goodies at the airport if you bring sweets.....  more »

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