Great History and Culture at Cd. Victoria

Plan A Vacation Filled With Adventure and A Diversity of Attractions and Activities

Founded in 1750, Ciudad Victoria is the capital of Tamaulipas. While known as an industrial and financial center, the city also offers a gateway to eco adventures, historic Huastec sites, beautiful architecture, tranquil parks and more. Just outside the city, you will find a diverse array of recreational activities, including sport fishing, hunting and hiking. With over 400 species of migratory birds, Ciudad Victoria is one of the top bird-watching destinations in Mexico.

During your visit to iStay Hotel Ciudad Victoria, our friendly staff is happy to offer recommendations on local attractions, activities and things to do.

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Estadio Marte Gómez

Distance from hotel: 6 min
Attractions at the Smart iStay Hotel Ciudad Victoria Tamaulipas Mexico

This multi-use stadium is primarily used for football matches and serves as the home stadium for Correcaminos UAT.

Museo Tamux

Distance from hotel: 13 min
Attractions at the Smart iStay Hotel Ciudad Victoria Tamaulipas Mexico

One of Mexico’s top natural history museums, Museo Tamux features a planetarium and a botanical garden, plus interactive exhibits on asteroids, dinosaur cloning and fossils.

Museo Regional de Historia de Tamaulipas

Distance from hotel: 9 min
Attractions at the Smart iStay Hotel Ciudad Victoria Tamaulipas Mexico

Learn about the fascinating history of Tamaulipas in this beautiful building that once served as a convent and army headquarters. 

Zoológico y Parque Tamatán

Distance from hotel: 16 min
Attractions at the Smart iStay Hotel Ciudad Victoria Tamaulipas Mexico

Located on the grounds that served as the country estate of president Manuel Gonzalez in 1921, this zoo features over 1,000 species from Australia, Asia, North America and Africa plus an aviary and a Children’s Zoo. 

Parque Cultural y Recreativo Siglo XXI

Distance from hotel: 14 min
Attractions at the Smart iStay Hotel Ciudad Victoria Tamaulipas Mexico

Spend the day at this scenic park, which includes the Planetarium Dr. Ramiro Iglesias Real, the Museo Tamux, tennis courts, a pool, shady palapas, a bike path and other facilities.

Parque Bicentenario

Distance from hotel: 11 min
Attractions at the Smart iStay Hotel Ciudad Victoria Tamaulipas Mexico

This urban park is one of the most beautiful in Victoria.

iStay Hotel Ciudad Victoria

Smart iStay Hotel Ciudad Victoria Tamaulipas Mexico

Adolfo López Mateos #909 Ote. Esq. Con Blvd. Tamaulipas, Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas, México. CP 87020