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Celebration of the Passion of Christ in Taxco

Product ID: 146361
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First, you'll get a city tour in Cuernavaca and Taxco. Then, in the evening, you will witness the Passion Play and experience Holy Friday, one of Mexico’s most cherished annual traditions, you can't miss it if you're around!
About this activity
Duration 12 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a panoramic tour of the city, known as the city of the eternal spring
  • Visit the famous baroque-style Church of Santa Prisca
  • Enjoy an epic religious celebration, one of Mexico’s most cherished annual traditions
  • Witness the Passion Play which portrays the crucifixion of Jesus and takes place at the former convent of San Bernardino of Siena
  • Visit one of the oldest cathedrals in America
Full description
You will be picked up from your hotel in Mexico City and drive to Cuernavaca. There, you will enjoy a panoramic tour of the city, known as the city of the eternal spring. There, you will visit one of the oldest cathedrals in America, the Palace of Cortes and see the city's mansions and avenues.

From there, you will continue to Taxco, known as the World Silver Capital, you will have a chance to visit the famous parish Church of Santa Prisca and admire the cobbled streets of Taxco.

Finally, you will be part of one of Mexico's most important celebrations, Holy Friday. This is considered the most important day of the Easter celebrations. In Taxco, many events take place around different points in the city. You will witness the Passion Play which portrays the crucifixion of Jesus and takes place at the former convent of San Bernardino of Siena. Learn the history of this event and have an unforgettable time.

After this, you will travel back to Mexico City.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Professional tour guide
  • Buffet express lunch
  • Round trip transportation
  • Visit to Cuernavaca
  • Visit to Taxco
  • Visit to a silver workshop
  • Typical beverage tasting
  • Travel insurance on-board the unit
  • Taxes
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

De La Republica Avenue 154, Tabacalera, 06030. Near to Monumento a la Revolucion, behind Barceló Reforma hotel, in front of ISSSTE building.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Sleeveless shirts
  • Open-toed shoes
Know before you go
• Please contact the local supplier to confirm your hotel pick-up time at least 24 hours in advance. Use the phone number or email listed on your voucher and please include your hotel name and any special requests
• Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or those using a wheelchair
• Please note that a moderate amount of walking is involved
• The hotel pick-up and drop off is from selected hotels only. This includes hotels in Polanco, Reforma, Zona Rosa and Centro
Customer reviews
Overall rating
5.0 / 5
based on 2 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
5.0/5
Value for money
4.5/5
Safety
5.0/5

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Product ID: 146361