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From Mexico City: Pyramids of Tula and Teotihuacan Day Tour

1. From Mexico City: Pyramids of Tula and Teotihuacan Day Tour

Your tour begins with morning hotel pickup in Mexico City, in your private vehicle you will head to two of the most important cities in ancient Mexico, Teotihuacán, with its impressive Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon and the Pyramid of the Feathered Serpent. Tula is the region that was the cradle of the most important indigenous civilization in the history of Mexico, seat of the Toltec culture since the year 713 after Christ, whose testimonies today exist in the majesty of its archaeological zone where it stands out its great spiritual center with its famous Atlanteans and the paintings that the passing of the centuries has not been able to destroy its characteristics of native beauty. The archaeological site of Tula. You can see the Atlanteans, statues of approximately 5 meters. It is a ceremonial center from the 8th century. Before the Mexicas, the inhabitants of Tula were considered the best architects of ancient times. Learn from your expert guide how the Tulenses were the ones who innovated with different construction techniques. You can admire the use of sidewalks and stucco decoration during your visit to the site. We will continue the trip by car to the archaeological zone of Teotihuacán, where you will have an in-depth visit. See the main points of interest such as the Pyramid of the Moon, the palace, the Pyramid of the Sun, Av. De los Muertos. After the visit, go to a local restaurant and enjoy a delicious lunch with typical dishes. Your visit ends with drop-off at your hotel in Mexico City. After the visit, go to a local restaurant and enjoy a delicious lunch with typical dishes. Mexican. Your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel in Mexico City.

From Mexico City: Tula And Tepotzotlán Private Day Tour

2. From Mexico City: Tula And Tepotzotlán Private Day Tour

Your tour begins with hotel pick-up in Mexico City in the morning. Board your private vehicle and head to visit the archaeological site of Tula. Here, you can see the Atlantes, which are something like 5-meter statues of warriors and related to Atlantis. This is a Ceremonial Center from the 8th century. Before the Mexicas, people from Tula were considered the best architects of ancient times. Unfortunately they disappeared because of invasions of cultures from the north of the country. Learn from your knowledgeable guide how Tulenses were the ones innovating in different techniques of construction. Admire their use of sidewalks and decoration with stucco as you visit the site. Your tour then continues with a visit to the convent of the Jesuits order: Tepotzotlán. This is the best example of the conquest of Mexico. See the chapel of San Francisco Javier which is a very impressive construction as it is part of the samples of Mexican Barroque Style. The entire church is covered with gold leaves and you'll even visit the room of the nuns which includes samples of their clothing. After taking in some great history of Mexico, you'll drive back to Mexico City and be dropped-off back at your hotel.

Tula: Archaeological Site Skip-the-Line Entry Ticket

3. Tula: Archaeological Site Skip-the-Line Entry Ticket

Skip-the-line and enter into Tula. Explore the ancient ruins and look out over the historic town of Tula de Allende. Climb to the top of the pyramids, admire the Temple of Quetzalcoatl, and walk the archeological sites at your own pace. Go through your own separate entrance and begin your exploration of the archeological site of Tula. From there, you can overlook the beautiful Tula Valley and see out over Tula de Allende. Learn its ancient history and feel astonished at the prowess of the pyramids. Feel the charm and atmosphere of this site and get to know the Atlanteans, the magnificent and enormous dark basalt statues of Toltec warriors. Spend a half-day exploring on your own, without the stress of the long lines.

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What people are saying about Tula, Mexico

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 10 reviews

Ernesto, our guide, and Chris, our driver, we’re absolutely wonderful. Ernesto is very knowledgeable and friendly. We had an amazing experience. We highly recommend both of them.

Since Tula is unfortunately closed due to COVID-19, my guide Carlos offered me a tour to Xochimilco, Coyoacan, Anahuacalli and Frida Kahlo. It was a very nice experience.

Ernie and Daniel were great. Trip was super interesting. Guide has very big knowledge. Really interesting stories. Thx for fantastic time in Mexico.

Excellent experience in Mexico City AAA Class Service with private Tour Guide Ramon and our driver Arthur Mucho Gracias

It went very well with Veronica and her assistant Very friendly with a lot of empathy Recommended