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Mexico City and Surroundings Four Day Tour

Product ID: 182468
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Take this package and visit Mexico City using the Turibus, the Pyramids of Teotihuacan and the Basilica of Guadalupe, the City of Puebla and Cholula, and the Coyoacan neighborhood and Lake Xochimilco.
About this activity
Duration 4 days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Pick-up is available from accommodation in Zona Rosa, Reforma Centro, Downtown, Roma Norte, and Roma Sur only.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the magnificent sites of Teotihuacan and the Basilica of Gudalupe in one day
  • Enjoy a day seeing the best sites of Mexico city
  • Understand what life in Mexico City was like 500 years ago at Xochimilco Lake
  • Visit the wonderful city of Puebla
Full description
Basilica of Guadalupe and Pyramids of Teotihuacan: 
Begin with a visit to the Plaza of the Three Cultures. See the Church of Santiago de Tlatelolco and appreciate the ruins of a pre-Hispanic city. Visit the memorial in honor of the student movement of 1968. Continue to the Basilica of Guadalupe to see the ancient and modern Basilica. Experience the relic, sheltered since 1531, which is considered a gift from the Virgin Mary to the Indigenous Mexican people. Move on to the State of Mexico to visit the majestic site of Teotihuacán. Climb the pyramid of the Sun and the Moon, explore part of the archaeological zone, and learn about the transcendental history of this magnificent pre-Hispanic city. Visit a craft center to taste one of the oldest Mexican drinks, known as Pulque, and take an hour to taste the typical foods of Teotihuacán in the restaurant. 

Xochimilco and Coyoacan:
Take a visit to an artisan center in one of the most emblematic neighborhoods of the city, Peralvillo. Learn all about the handicrafts of all the regions of Mexico. Continue to the southern part of the city, to visit the Frida Kahlo Museum, or if you prefer, to the center of Coyoacan, for an hour-long visit. Move on to discover the beautiful scenery of Lake Xochimilco. Make the most of the opportunity and take a ride on a boat named Trajinera through the ancient canals of the lake. In Xochimilco, see the chinampas, artificial islands, and find out what life was like 500 years ago in the great Tenochtitlan. Take the chance to savor the typical food of the region as well as enjoying the Mexican music mariachi. Finally, visit one of the most important universities in Latin America, UNAM. 

Puebla and Cholula:
After being picked up from your accommodation in Mexico City, venture to the city of Cholula. During your journey, see the beautiful view of both the Popocatepetl and Iztaccihuatl volcanoes, if the weather allows for it. Arrive at the beautiful city of Cholula and can climb the biggest pyramid in Latin America. See the Church of Our Lady of the Remedies, which is at the top of the pyramid. Following this, go to Tonanzintla Town to explore the indigenous church, complete in exquisite Indochristian style. Explore the center of Puebla to sit down at a restaurant offering a unique blend of authentic local cuisine and international fare. Take a walk and admire particular highlights of the town including the Cathedral, the Chapel of the Rosary, beautiful streets, buildings of French and colonial styles, and the traditional handicrafts of Talavera. At the conclusion of your tour, return to Mexico City to your accommodation. 

Mexico City:
Take your own tour of the streets, avenues, monuments, museums, and buildings considered important to the heritage of the City of Mexico. Use your bracelet for the Turibus to navigate between the stations to explore the sights and attractions.
Includes
  • Transportation on an air-conditioned vehicle on three of the days
  • A certified guide on three of the days
  • Tickets to the archeological site of Teotihuacan
  • A one-hour ride on Trajinera at Xochimilco
What’s Not Included
  • Food or drink
  • Tickets to the Museum of Frida Kahlo
  • Tickets to the archeological site of Cholula

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• This package requires you to stay a minimum of five days in Mexico City
• Please advise us of the days that you will be in Mexico City and you will receive your final itinerary by email
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Value for money
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Product ID: 182468