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The nightlife in Mexico City is second to none and provides an array of entertainment, but this show — the 'Best Dance Show of the World in Mexico' — is not to be missed. Watch a performance of the renowned Mexico City Folkloric Ballet (Ballet Folklorico). For three hours, you’ll be mesmerized by dance choreography from Mexico’s past and today, and you'll find the onstage energy and dancers in their vibrant costumes infectious. Hotel transport included.

Highlights

  • 3-hour Ballet Folklorico show in Mexico City
  • Watch talented musicians and dancers perform on stage
  • Enjoy captivating costumes in a swirl of color
  • Learn about the history and culture of Mexico through its songs and dances
  • Round-trip transport from most downtown Mexico City, Reforma and Polanco hotels

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What You Can Expect

Folkloric Ballet in Mexico City

Folkloric Ballet in Mexico City

After pickup from your hotel in the downtown Mexico City, Reforma or Polanco area, travel by air-conditioned coach with your guide to one of Ballet Folklorico of Mexico’s four rotating venues.

Settle into your seat and discover for yourself what makes this performance the 'Best Dance Show of the World in Mexico.’ Witness the Mexico of yesterday and today during three hours of entertainment with stirring folk songs and dances, including mariachi music. Founded by Amalia Hernandez, the Ballet Folklorico of Mexico has performed more than 15,000 shows to 22 million people worldwide. The folk dance company is dedicated to preserving Mexico’s traditional arts by filming dances, recording music and photographing costumes from regions throughout Mexico, and presents these forms on stage.

Listen to the music and watch each choreographed dance to learn about the folk traditions from various populations in Mexico, ranging from the Yucatan Peninsula’s Maya empire to the cowboy cultures of Spanish-colonized Jalisco. Multi-colored shawls, embroidered shirts, sombreros, fans and ribbons are all part of the cultural spectacle.

After the final bows from the cast, board your coach for transport back to your hotel. 

Customer Reviews

E. Ross United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

This was fantastic and worth every Penny. A must see when going to Mexico City!

Karen M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

We were picked up at our hotel promptly and taken to the theater. Our seats were excellent. Our guide was waiting across the street afterward. Couldn't have been any better.

George P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

A wonderful show and well worth seeing.

Charles W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

5 stars in overall acceptance, fairness, courtesy among all involved, events. It would be most unfair to state any negatives, shall plan yet another mini vacation in mexico city.
c.c. texas residents

Kevin K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

The performance was exhilarating. The transportation was on time and very pleasant.

Nancy M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

Well worth the time and money - fantastic show!

Yilmaz O

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

An outstanding performance !

Gabriela E

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

This was so beautiful to watch. The seats were excellent and the Palacio de las Bellas Artes is beautiful. It was a great reason to dress up and have a nice dinner

murielrosenfeld

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

beautiful and entertaining

James P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

Beautiful theater and wonderful music and dancing.

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