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Mexico City Super Saver: Teotihuacan, Tlatelolco, and Guadalupe Shrine Plus Xochimilco and Frida Kahlo

Mexico City’s vibrancy extends across arts and culture, cuisine, and history. This tour combines six of the area’s top sites over a two-day trip, all seen with the expertise of a local guide. Dive into ancient history at Teotihuacan and Tlatelolco, learn explore the Guadalupe Shrine, visit  Xochimilco, learn about art in Coyoacan, and tour the Frida Kahlo museum.
  • Duration: 2 days
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  • Duration: 2 days
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Puebla and Cholula Day Trip from Mexico City

Discover architectural wonders on this guided day trip to Cholula and Puebla from Mexico City. Inside Cholula’s archaeological zone, feast your eyes on Pirámide Tepanapa, or the Great Pyramid, the world’s largest — even bigger in volume than Cheops in Egypt! Wind your way through the UNESCO-listed city of Puebla, home to gorgeous tiled buildings and Mexican Baroque churches, including the Church of Santo Domingo and Chapel of the Rosary. Bonus: Hotel transport and lunch are included.
  • Duration: 10 hours
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  • Duration: 10 hours
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Teotihuacan Pyramids and Basilica of Guadalupe

Hit three top historical attractions on this full-day guided tour from Mexico City: Tlatelolco, the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe and Teotihuacan. See where the main market of the Aztec empire once stood in Tlatelolco. At the Shrine of Guadalupe, one of the most popular Catholic pilgrimage sites in the world, see a cloak with an image of the Lady Virgin on display. Stroll through the archaeological ruins of Teotihuacan, known as the City of the Gods, and climb the Sun and Moon pyramids for fantastic views.
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
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Museo Frida Kahlo Entrance Ticket

Guarantee your entry to the Frida Kahlo Museum (Museo Frida Kahlo), one of Mexico City’s most popular museums, by booking your admission ticket in advance. You’ll be able to choose from flexible time slots and avoid the long lines of people waiting to buy tickets on the day. The museum features clothes, belongings, and artworks that offer deeper insight into the life and work of one of Mexico’s most iconic artists.
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hrs
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  • Duration: 4 to 5 hrs
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Experience Mexico City: Cantinas, Lucha Libre and Mariachi in Garibaldi Square

Pack in three punches of fun in one night on this Mexico City tour. An in-the-know guide whisks you around the city via public transport, allowing you to experience the city like a local. First, dine at a traditional cantina before moving on to a reserved seat at a lucha libre match. Get lost in the theatrics and cheer on for your favorite masked wrestler until your voice gets hoarse. At Garibaldi Square, dance to mariachi band music and cap the night off at a pub in the Zocalo.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Frida Kahlo House, Xochimilco, and University City Tour

Visit Frida Kahlo’s house, the colonial-era neighborhood of Coyoacan, and Xochimilco’s floating gardens on a small-group tour in Mexico City that explores art, architecture, and history. You’ll get a fascinating glimpse into Kahlo’s life and work in “Casa Azul,” then take in the main sites in Coyoacan. Next, head to Xochimilco for an hour-long boat ride in a trajinera, following a series of flower-lined canals. The tour concludes with a trip through the UNAM campus, including a series of beloved murals by Diego Rivera, O’Gorman, and Siqueiros.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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Full-Day Basilica of Guadalupe and Teotihuacan Archaeological Site Tour from Mexico City

Get an intimate view of two popular Mexico City sites on an intimate guided tour. Experience the Basilica of our Lady of Guadalupe and learn why this national shrine lures millions of pilgrims annually. Then head to the ancient Mexican ruins of Teotihuacan, delve into its mysteries and climb the Pyramids of the Sun and Moon. A tasting of traditional Mexican beverages—pulque and tequila—is included.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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Viator Exclusive: Chapultepec Castle Early Access plus National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City

This Viator Exclusive — available nowhere else — gets you inside Chapultepec Castle, one of Mexico City’s most popular attractions, before the crowds pour in. In relative tranquility, discover the castle’s 12 halls filled with royal artifacts and learn about Chapultepec’s origins as a retreat for Aztec rulers. An informative guide then takes you to the National Museum of Anthropology, which houses the largest collection of traditional Mexican art in the world.
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
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Mexico City Markets and Food Tour

Peruse 5 of Mexico City's top street markets during this 5-hour cultural and educational tour. Navigate the bustling markets packed with goods like exotic flowers, traditional piñatas, super hot tamales, handcrafted voodoo dolls and 'magic' love potions with your guide, who will give you the inside scoop on the best places to find whatever you're after. With tasty samples along the way, you'll finish your tour with panza llena, corazon contento: a fully tummy and a happy heart.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Private Full-Day Museums of Mexico City Tour

Discover the roots of Mexico City’s thriving art and cultural scene on a 9 to 10-hour private tour of the National Museum of Anthropology, Frida Kahlo Museum, and Leon Trotsky Museum, all led by a private guide with a history degree. Personalize your educational experience of the museums and the bohemian Coyoacan district, and travel through the city's traffic in comfort with private transportation.
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hrs
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  • Duration: 9 to 10 hrs
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Historic Center Food Tour in Mexico City

Discover the culinary riches of Mexico City’s Historical Centre on this 4.5-hour food walking tour. Taste authentic Mexican cuisine, designated an UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage, as an in-the-know guide takes a small group to a local market, a traditional cantina, a street food stall and restaurants. Sample eight different types of foods, and gain insight into Mexico’s history and culture as you admire its historical architecture along the way.
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
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Teotihuacan & Basilica Guadalupe Tour with lunch

Start your tour briefly visiting the Plaza of the Three Cultures, where you will see the Church of Santiago de Tlatelolco. Appreciate the ruins of a pre-Hispanic city, and visit the memorial in honor of the student movement of 1968.Continue to the Basilica of Guadalupe to see the ancient and modern Basilica. Experience the relic, sheltered since 1531, considered a gift of the Virgin Mary towards the Indigenous Mexican people. Finally, move on to the State of Mexico to visit the majestic site of Teotihuacán. Climb the pyramid of the Sun and the Moon, explore part of the archaeological zone, and learn about the transcendental history of this magnificent pre-Hispanic city. Visit a craft center to taste one of the oldest Mexican drinks, known as Pulque, and take an hour to taste the typical foods of Teotihuacán in the  Restaurant.
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
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  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
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6-Hour Private Guided Tour: Essential Mexico City Highlights

With so much to do and see in Mexico City, don't lose precious time stuck in a group tour visiting places that do not interest you. Book this private 6-hour tour, accommodating up to four people, and design your itinerary. Whether it’s the Zocalo, Coyoacán, the Anthropological Museum, or the Frida Kahlo Museum, make the most of your time with your personalized guide.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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Mexico City by Night Sightseeing Tour

Get a different perspective on Mexico City during this 5-hour nighttime sightseeing tour. Take in the city's highlights such as Reforma Avenue and Zocalo, the middle of the UNESCO-listed Centro Historico. Listen to in-depth commentary on Mexico City's people, culture, and history from your guide as you walk.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Mexico City Tour of Local Markets and Teotihuacán

Immerse yourself in Mexico City’s food and craft markets with an in-the-know guide, and then tour the UNESCO World Heritage site of Teotihuacán. Discover a ‘witch market,’ a flower-market extravaganza, and sample treats like tamales and tostadas, before exploring Teotihuacán’s ancient pyramids. Make your way to the apex of the Sun Pyramid for incredible views, and then cap your day off with a home-cooked meal at a family home. On this small-group experience limited to just 12 people, you’ll take in memorable sights and learn about local sustainable businesses.
  • Duration: 13 hours
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  • Duration: 13 hours
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Afternoon Guided Tour to Teotihuacan from Mexico City

Skip public transit and let a guide navigate for you to the ancient archaeological site of Teotihuacan. Going with a guide is essential, as it ensures you understand uses and meanings of the often unmarked ruins. After taking in panoramic views from the top of a pyramid, climb down and watch the sun set over the pre-Columbian city. An option to upgrade includes a traditional Mexican meal after the tour.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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Private Tour: Tula and Tepotzotlan Day Trip from Mexico City

Discover some of the history of Mexico on this private day trip from Mexico City. Visit the Tula archeological site of the Toltec Empire and see Tepotzotlán, a baroque-style convent of the Jesuit order. A personal guide and driver accompany you to each location to learn about the architectural innovations.
  • Duration: 7 hours
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  • Duration: 7 hours
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Lucha Libre Experience in Mexico City

Immerse yourself in one of Mexico’s most exciting cultural traditions during a 4-hour ‘lucha libre’ (Mexican wrestling) experience in Mexico City. Sample a Mexican cocktail at a traditional tavern before watching a live Mexican wrestling match at Arena Mexico, one of the country’s most famous lucha libre stadiums. Small-group tour limited to 15 people.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Full-Day Teotihuacan & Basilica Guadalupe Tour

Start your tour briefly visiting the Plaza of the Three Cultures, where you will see the Church of Santiago de Tlatelolco. Appreciate the ruins of a pre-Hispanic city, and visit the memorial in honor of the student movement of 1968.Continue to the Basilica of Guadalupe to see the ancient and modern Basilica. Experience the relic, sheltered since 1531, considered a gift of the Virgin Mary towards the Indigenous Mexican people.Finally, move on to the State of Mexico to visit the majestic site of Teotihuacán. Climb the pyramid of the Sun and the Moon, explore part of the archaeological zone, and learn about the transcendental history of this magnificent pre-Hispanic city. Visit a craft center to taste one of the oldest Mexican drinks, known as Pulque, and take an hour to taste the typical foods of Teotihuacán in the nearby Jaguar Restaurant.
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
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  • Duration: 8 to 9 hours
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Pueblos Magicos Cultural Day Trip: Real del Monte and Huasca de Ocampo

Get to know the Pueblos Magicos, or 'Magic Towns,' in Hidalgo during this 12-hour trip from Mexico City. With your guide in the lead, learn about daily life in these colonial towns, as well as their cultural and historical significance to the region. Round-trip transportation from a central meeting point in Mexico City included.
  • Duration: 12 hours
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  • Duration: 12 hours
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Shrine of Guadalupe Tour in Mexico City

With more than 20 million annual visitors, the Shrine of Guadalupe in Mexico City is one of the top Catholic pilgrimage sites in the world. On this 4-hour tour, an informative guide takes you to the shrine’s two basilicas, where you’ll see a cloak with an image of the Lady Virgin on display. Climb nearby Tepeyac Hill, where it is said the Lady appeared, and hear more about the events that led to the construction of the shrine. Transport from central Mexico City is included.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
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Garibaldi Night Tour

Experience Mexico City at night in all its rambunctious glory on this 3-hour guided tour. Admire the illuminated monuments of the Zocalo, one of the largest city plazas in the world, before you revel in the festivities of Plaza Garibaldi. Listen to mariachi bands, dance to live music, watch a folkloric show and witness a symbolic cockfight in the square. Enjoy a complimentary drink and the convenience of hotel transport.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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MEXICO CITY TOUR

Experience Mexico City’s highlights on one affordable half-day tour. After a convenient hotel pickup, travel to the capital’s UNESCO-designated historic center. With an informative guide leading the way, visit famous murals, the central plaza, ancient Aztec Templo Mayor, the Metropolitan Cathedral and other top attractions. Cap off your outing at Chapultapec Park—home to world-class museums and the former presidential palace—and the vibrant commercial district of Zona Rosa.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Queretaro and San Miguel de Allende private tour from Mexico City

Explore two gorgeous colonial cities on an all-day private tour from Mexico’s capital. After a convenient hotel pick-up, head to Queretaro and learn about its significant role in forging Mexico’s independence from an informative guide. Check out its 74-arch aqueduct and picturesque plazas. In San Miguel, visit the Allende Institute, marvel at the majestic cathedral, and see famous murals at the Nigromante monument.  
  • Duration: 10 hours
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  • Duration: 10 hours
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