Perfect way to get a snapshot of the Mexico City in historical center

This is the best introduction to Mexico City’s downtown

Full description

The walking tour This is the best introduction to Mexico City’s downtown where we will take you back in time from Aztec Empire times until the arrival of the Spaniards looking to stablish a new civilization. An insightful, fun-filled and informative walk about history, gastronomy, architecture, places to go, cultural offer and what mexicans actually like. Our walking tour will take you around the best sights that downtown has to offer.

Our aim is to let you discover and experience our city through the eyes of locals, and bring to life our cultural expressions, historical and representative institutions, the events that have changed the city and more!

Discover the school of the Aztec nobles, the ruins of the Major Temple, the Zocalo, with the fourth largest square with national symbols and the first American printing press among other places.

Meet the most important Cathedral in America, the house of tiles with its baroque architectural beautiness. Stories and legends of the Jesuit temple, Manuel Tolsa Square and its Neoclassical architecture., meet the eclectic style of the Fine Arts  Palace and the Postal Office.

Highlights

  • Metropolitan Cathedral

  • Diego Rivera murals

  • Ruins of the Great Temple

  • Santo Domingo Square

  • Tolsa Square

  • Latin American Tower

  • Palace of Fine Arts

  • Postal Palace

Meeting & pickup

We meet all travelers at a starting point

 

Starting points

Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral, Plaza de la Constitución S/N, Centro, Cuauhtémoc, 06000 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

End points

Palacio de Bellas Artes, Av. Juárez, Centro Histórico de la Cdad. de México, Centro, 06050 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

Historical Center and Anthopology Museum in private tour

Discover the Anthropology Museum the Mexico City

About

A fun & exciting journey through history to discover some of the most unknown secrets of Historic Center!
We’ll meet in big Metropolitan Cathedral and we’ll walk around the different places in downtown! At the National Palace we will see epic mural of Diego Rivera and the painstaking detail with which they were rendered will have you squinting in concentration. His wall-sized murals contain many themes, all competing against each other for attention.

We will continue walking by ruins of the Aztec Empire (Mayor Temple) and the pedestrian street called Madero to watch the daily life, surrounded by baroque and modern architecture.
We are gonna be able to try in local market a local expert,varieties of pre hispanic food, mezcal, cocoa beans, chocolate, delicious mexican cheese, and grasshoppers for a delight of your palate.

Finally, we will visit the National Anthropology Museum where the richness of ancient Miso-America is on full display, replete with statuary, art objects, jewelry and more, all curled with an eye to both anthropology and archaeology. Either way, this is a MUST in Mexico City.


Highlights

  • Explore the Metropolitan Cathedral and and the National Palace
  • Walking by ruins of the Aztec Empire (Mayor Temple)
  • Learn more about pre-Hispanic ethnic groups at the National Museum of Anthropology 
  • Wide collection of pieces, such as statues and tombs
  • View of the Piedra del Sol, national symbol of Mexico

Meeting & Pick-Up

  • Pick-up/drop-off at the client’s hotel at the time he/she chooses, please indicate the exact time & location for your pick-up during your booking. We can pick you up from the following parts of Mexico City: Polanco, Condesa, Roma, Centro Historico. Other more remote locations might involve an extra fee.

 

Schedules

Every day available but Monday

  • 10am, 1pm & 2pm

Includes

  • Entrance to Anthropology Museum
  • Specialized Official Tourism Guide
  • Languages available: Spanish, English.

Excluded

  • Meals
  • Tips
 
 

Art, Exotic Food and Pre-Hispanic Mexican Drinks

Teotihuacan in private tour with an expert

Overview

Explore During this private 6h tour The Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan that fully preserves its monumentality, urban design and artistic wealth, as well as the relationship of the architectural structures with the natural environment. Located 48 km northeast of Mexico City, Teotihuacan is one the archaeological sites with the longest history of exploration in Mexico.

Highlights Day Trip To Teotihuacan:

You will enter the enigmatic archaeological site and visit:

✓ temples of Quetzalpapálotl (butterfly-quetzal) ✓ Palace of the jaguars and feathered snails ✓  Discover the story of The Temple of the feathered serpent ✓  Explore the pyramids of the Sun and the Moon

Full description Day Trip Teotihuacan

After hotel pickup, we’ll head to Teotihuacan, Mexico’s «City of the Gods.» Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, it was once a prosperous city. Hear about its mysterious origins from your guide, who tells you stories about its former residents and theories about the city’s decline.

During this informative tour, see temples, world-famous attractions like the Pyramid of the Moon and the Pyramid of the Sun, which you can climb for incredible views. Explore the intricate murals and stone-carved designs at the Temple of Quetzalcoatl, where you can see first-hand the latest archaeological finds. Then stop at an obsidian workshop to sample spirits made from cacti and hear how local families keep traditional crafts alive.

Included

Private transportationHotel pickup and drop-offPrivate transportationAll Transfers by Private A/C Latest Model Vehicle 

Excluded

TippingLocal Food (Optional)Any Optional Tours

Included

Excluded

  • Private transportation
Tipping
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Local Food (Optional)
  • Private transportation
Any Optional Tours
  • All Transfers by Private A/C Latest Model Vehicle
 

Impressive Murals in Historical Center of Mexico City

Discover the jewels from floor to ceiling that live in the heart of the CDMX


About

Travel the circuit full of buildings that preserve treasures on their walls that are the testimony of an era and are part of the cultural legacy of the city.

Walk through some of the most emblematic and beautiful murals you’ll find in Mexico City.Muralism has been a big thing in Mexico for almost a century and some of its exponents are also considered to be among the country’s greatest artists. Murals are much more than just aesthetics though; they act as detailed representations of the political and social environment of Mexico throughout its history. If you’re interested in learning some Mexican history, murals are a great place to start. Most of them are in historical buildings and museums you can not miss in your visit.

There are 4 emblematic places that this tour considers to enjoy the muralist movement, of which 2 buildings are entered depending on the day of the week. From Tuesday to Friday it includes a visit to the National Palace and the Secretary of Public Education (or the Colegio San Ildefonso if you request it at the beginning of the Tour). On weekends we visit the National Palace and the Palace of Fine Arts.


Highlights

  • Great introduction to one of the largest cities in the world
  • The largest cathedral in Latin America and the National Palace
  • Colonial monuments in the historic center near El Zócalo
  • Murals by Diego Rivera and David Alfaro Siqueiros among other artists.

Meeting & Pick-Up

You will see us with the orange shirt and orange umbrellas

  • We meet all travelers at a starting point
    Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral, Plaza de la Constitución S/N, Centro, Cuauhtémoc, 06000 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico
  • End points
    Palacio de Bellas Artes, Av. Juárez, Centro Histórico de la Cdad. de México, Centro, 06050 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

Schedules

Every day available, but Monday

  • 10am, 2pm

Includes

  • Bilingual guide
  • Admision Fees
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