A Mini Mexico City Tour
A Mini Tour Sept 8th-12th 2023.
Tour the breathtaking sights of Mexico City and explore its vibrant culture with a specialized tour experience. From awe-inspiring architecture to delicious cuisine, discover the beauty of this storied city as your guide brings you through centuries of art, history, and culture. Get ready for an unforgettable visit to Mexico City!
- 4 nights accommodations: Barcelo Hotel - La Calle Reforma
- Museum tours: Casa Azul, Museum of Anthropology & Bellas Artes
- Walking tour of El Zócalo, Coyacan and San Angel
- Daily meals, each a unique Mexican culinary experience
- Excludes - roundtrip airfare to Mexico City Airport
What to Expect
Mexico City is a study in contrasts, where the venerable old world meets the bustling energy of a contemporary metropolis. From ancient ruins to striking modern architecture, and from pulsing nightclubs to traditional plazas, there’s something for everyone in this vibrant Mexican capital.
- The All-Inclusive Price of $1,299 is based on double occupancy.
- Clients eligible for a $100 discount per booking – existing customers or refer a friend
- Includes: Accommodations, meals, daily English-speaking guides & Transportation
- A deposit $500 to secure a reservation during checkout
- Final payment is due 45 days prior to departure.
- Refunds: 45 days prior to departure
- Safety protocols enforced
Upon arriving at Mexico City Airport, transportation will be provided from the airport to the hotel. Those guests that arrive before 6 pm will join a Zocal walking tour, that will include a stop at a favorite taqueria. Check in to Barcelo Hotel La Calle Reforma.
Our day will begin at San Angel, a beautiful colonial-style neighborhood. Starting with an elegant breakfast, then on to enjoy Plaza Jacinto - 100 artists displaying artwork for sale, along with boutiques offering stunning Mexican Folk Art. A visit to Diego and Frida's studios will be included, before heading to the historic center to visit Palacio de Bellas Artes, The highlight is “Los Grandes de Arte” – Rivera, Orozco & Siqueros Murals.
An afternoon visit to, The Museum of Anthropology; the most important museum in Mexico and Latin America. It was built especially to focus on the indigenous people in Mexico. Inside the museum are specialized rooms for different pre-Hispanic cultures, but the most important is the Aztec, wherein the main hall is the Sunstone, often referred to as the “Aztec Calendar”. This museum is stunning and breathtaking, no other way to describe this experience.
Return to the hotel for a dinner and enjoy Hotel Bar "Jorongo" which features Mariachis.
The day will begin with a visit to the vibrant neighborhood of Coyoacan. Breakfast at a local cafe, a walking tour of the neighborhood including the main Mercado, then a visit to Casa Azul the childhood home of Mexico's most celebrated artist, Frida Kahlo.
The afternoon will be fun with a trip to Xochimilco - known as the Floating Gardens. If eating, drinking, dancing, and listening to live mariachi bands on the water sounds that will be our next stop. We will board a Trajinera; a wooden boat painted in colorful colors that has a traditional Mexican name to honor a family member of the owner.
The day will end with a dinner and mariachi in Plaza Garibaldi.
Breakfast at the hotel, then on to a day of contrasts. Our day begins with a visit to the Teotihuacan pyramids one of the oldest and most important of Mexico’s archeological sites in Mexico.
Explore the 3 main temples of the archaeological site (Pyramid of Quetzalcóatl, Sun, and Moon) we´ll start at the pyramid of Quetzalcóatl with a brief explanation of the general history of Teotihuacan. Please note walking is optional, the tour guide can provide the history that does not require extensive walking.
Followed by one of a kind experience, lunch at La La Gruta restaurant. This is the well-known grotto/cave restaurant near Teotihuacan and the only place to experience a cave restaurant in Mexico City! serving traditional Mexican favorites, and also uncommon dishes like escamoles, often referred to as Mexican caviar.
The afternoon will be contrasted by a visit to the modern neighborhood of Polanco, a visit to the Soumaya museum, followed by a stroll & dinner in the Polanco parks and shops.
Breakfast then transportation to the airport
A Mini Mexico City Tour
- 5 Days
- Availability : September 8-12 2023
- Mexico city
- Min Age : 14
- Max People : 10