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Mexico: Private Xochimilco and Colonial Coyoacan Trip

Activity provider: MEXITOURS

Mexico: Private Xochimilco and Colonial Coyoacan Trip

Activity provider: MEXITOURS

From US$ 88 per person

Join this private traditional boat ride around Mexico. Visit Mexico City’s World Trade Center, the Siqueiros Cultural Polyforum, and the Monumental Mexico Bull Ring guided tour.

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Private group


  • Visit 2 World Heritage sites such as Xochimilco, UNAM University and Coyoacan
  • Visit the famous university library that features mosaic murals by Juan O´Gorman
  • Explore Coyoacan’s colonial district with its rambling 16th-century houses
  • See the impressive mansion of the Spanish Conquistador Hernan Cortes
  • Enjoy a relaxing, scenic journey on a traditional Xochimilco canal boat
Full description
Setting off on this half-day tour of Xochimilco and Coyoacan, you’ll pass by Mexico City’s World Trade Center, the Siqueiros Cultural Polyforum, the Monumental Mexico Bull Ring, and the Insurgentes Theater with its mosaic mural of Diego Rivera’s. Explore the university library that features mosaic murals by Juan O´Gorman, Mexico’s Olympic stadium, and the residential area of Pedregal de San Angel, built on lava fields. Enjoy the peaceful waters of the Xochimilco canals, one of the last traces of the Aztec era. Take a relaxing, scenic journey on these ancient waters on a traditional punt or pre-Hispanic boat. You’ll visit the impressive colonial district of Coyoacan. Walk along Francisco Sosa Street to the town’s main square, admiring its large, rambling 16th-century houses on the way. See the impressive mansion of Spanish Conquistador Hernando Cortes and the Church of St. John the Baptist, with its magnificent paintings and altarpieces.
  • Pickup from meeting points
  • Admission fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and beverages
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Av. de La Republica 154 to begin the tour It's near the Monumento a la Revolucion and behind the Barceló Hotel

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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

Know before you go

  • Please dial to our 24hours cell phone number +521.55.4238.3966 to coordinate time pick-up.
Customer reviews

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Wonderful tour! Our guide Fabi (Italian guide) was very knowledgeable and made the tour extremely fun. Our driver Christian was amazing very safe driver and got us to every location in a timely matter. Tour was worth every penny! Both gentlemen made a great team. Definitely learned a lot.

October 15, 2022

The tour was amazing! Gabriella was so knowledgable and thorough! We highly recommend!

November 25, 2022

Product ID: 421657