Mexico City: Teotihuacan, Acolman & Piñatas Private Tour

Mexico City: Teotihuacan, Acolman & Piñatas Private Tour

From US$ 256.03 per person

Explore the Teotihuacan Archeological Zone and Acolman Monastery on this private guided tour from Mexico City. Create your own piñata in the village where this tradition was born.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
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Small group
Limited to 13 participants
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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
The local partner can pick you up from hotels and apartments situated in the following parts of Mexico City: Reforma, Polanco, Condesa, Roma, Centro Historico.

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the history of the Teotihuacan Archaeological Site
  • Climb the impressive pyramids of the sun and the moon
  • Enjoy a buffet lunch, trying typical Mexican specialties
  • Visit the magnificent ex-convent of Acolman
  • Create your own piñata under the supervision of a local artist
Full description
To start this experience, you will be picked up by your tour guide early in the morning to depart for Teotihuacan. Once at the site, you will start to explore the archaeological zone by climbing the impressive pyramids of the sun and the moon, and walking down the famous Avenue of the Dead. You'll also visit the beautiful Temple of Quetzalpapalotl, and other key sites of this ancient city. As you walk around the site, your tour guide who will share with you the history and facts of this important area.  After the archaeological site tour, you will have a buffet lunch, where you will enjoy some typical Mexican specialties. You will then head to nearby Acolman. This little town is famous for its magnificent 16th-century Augustinian convent, one of the oldest in Latin America. Acolman is also the birthplace of piñatas, which later spread throughout the Americas. You'll visit a museum in an old convent, and attend a workshop where you will create your own piñata. After a full day of experiences, you will return to the vehicle to relax on the way back to Mexico City.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation in private vehicle
  • Service of a private guide
  • Snacks and buffet lunch
  • Non-alcoholic drinks
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Travel insurance

Know before you go

  • The type of vehicle depends on the size of your group and may include a saloon-style car, 7-seater, or minivan
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