Mexico City is the largest city in the America’s and the biggest in the world by population. Full of culture, history and Colonial architecture, the city was originally built by the Aztecs in 1325 on the dry bed of Lake Texcoco. It is surrounded by high mountains and volcanos in the valley of Mexico, also known locally as the Valley of the Damned. Blending Hispanic and indigenous culture, was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Mexico City has left behind its bad reputation for crime and pollution and is now better known for its thriving nightlife, cuisine, culture and vibrant cosmopolitan energy.
Special features of our 5 Day Adventure in Mexico City Tours:
Type of Tourism: Adventure, Culture, History, gastronomy.
Places to Visit: Mexico City
Duration: 5 Days and 4 Nights.
Type of Service: group tours.
Accommodation: 3 star hotels at every destination that you will visit. These hotels have been carefully chosen and we can guarantee that you will feel comfortable and your every need catered for!
Today is the day that you arrive to the biggest city in the world, Mexico City. Your guide will be waiting at the airport to take you to your hotel. You will have a free evening and afternoon
To explore this magnificent city and acclimatize.
Today we will head out on a full day tour of the city. We will visit the famous Casa Azul, the home that belonged to Frida Kahlo, the famous artist. We will experience a “trajinera” ride, the mexican version of a gondola, along the Xochimilco canal which runs through the city, taking us to the Zocalo, main square Palacio Nacional, Catedral and the The fine arts palace. We will enjoy some of the local flavours in a traditional restaurant for a full introduction to the amazing Mexican cuisine!
After breakfast, we will visit the plaza de Tres Culturas, the pyramids of Teotihuacan, where the sun moon and the beyond, all combine at The Pyramid of the Sun, the largest pyramid in Latin America. We will then continue to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, the iconic, religious shrine of Mexico.
Today, we will visit the Anthropology Museum and Chapultepec Park which offers spectacular views over the city and has the magnificent Chapultepec Castle as one of its central features. Chapultepec Castle is located on top of Chapultepec Hill and means “grasshoppers hill in the native language. In the afternoon, you will have some free time
to wander the streets of Roma and Condesa with their incredible contemporary art galleries, boutiques, shops and street vendor...
Today we will take you to the international airport for your flight back home or on to your next exciting destination!
*If you are in Mexico City on a Friday evening, then we suggest a trip to the Arena Mexico, to see the iconic lucha libre wrestling matches. This cultural experience is a must see in the city providing you will some unforgettable moments and even a full head face mask as the perfect souvenir of the city!
Remember to sample all of the gastronomy i...