Cholula is a city in Puebla state, 15 km west of the city of Puebla. The Great Pyramid of Cholula is the largest pyramid on a platform in the world. The Spanish covered it with earth and imposed a church on its top. It is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in North America.
Cholula includes the smaller municipalities of San Andrés Cholula, San Pedro Cholula, and Santa Isobel Cholula. Cholula is home to one of the main Mexican universities: the Universidad de las Américas de Puebla.