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Early Morning Teotihuacan Pyramids Tour with a Private Archeologist

Avoid the crowds on this early morning tour of the Teotihuacan pyramids, also known as the City of the Gods. On this tour, an archeologist takes you around the UNESCO World Heritage site and gives you insight into the majestic plazas and murals. Snap memorable shots from the top of Sun Pyramid and Moon Pyramid, and then cap off your day trip from Mexico City with a visit to an obsidian factory.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
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Teotihuacan Pyramids Private Day Trip with Archeologist from Mexico City

Known as the City of the Gods, Teotihuacan was one of the largest and most important pre-Aztec cities in Mexico, home to nearly 200,000 people from several ancient cultures. Get to know the UNESCO World Heritage site during your own private tour from Mexico City with an archeologist guide. Gain special insight into the majestic plazas and murals, and take frame-worthy shots from the top of the Sun and Moon pyramids. Cap off the day with a mescal and tequila tasting at a local obsidian factory.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
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Teotihuacan Pyramids and Shrine of Guadalupe

Hit two must-see attractions — Teotihuacan Pyramids and the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe — on this full-day tour from Mexico City. Discover architectural treasures in the UNESCO-listed zone of Teotihuacan, also known as the City of the Gods, and then climb the Sun and Moon pyramids for fantastic views of the ancient city. Finish the day with a visit to the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, one of the most popular religious sites in Latin America.
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 11 hours
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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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
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Iztaccihuatl Volcano Hiking Tour from Mexico City

This Iztaccihuatl Volcano hike is a must-do for outdoor enthusiasts visiting Mexico City. An experienced guide gets you ready from start to finish on this adventure-filled day. Trek for 3 hours on an intermediate trail that ends a few thousand feet below the snowcapped summit 17,000 feet high. The air may be thin up there, but the views are not — soak up stunning views of Popocatepetl and the Valley of Mexico before descending the dormant volcano and fueling up with lunch (own expense). 
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Puebla and Cholula Full-Day Tour from Mexico City

Maximize your time in magnificent Mexico on a full-day trip to Puebla and Choula from Mexico City. With a knowledgeable guide, discover the rich cultural heritage of each city, visiting Choula’s breathtaking Church of Santa Maria de Tonantzintla and marvelling at Puebla’s beautiful historical center. Sample Puebla’s enticing range of culinary delights (own expense) and browse a traditional craft market for special souvenirs.
  • Duration: 12 hours
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  • Duration: 12 hours
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Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Private Tour from Mexico City

See the spectacular Monarch butterfly migration that takes place from November to March, when millions of butterflies arrive in central Mexico after the long flight from Canada. Visiting the monarch butterfly sanctuary with a private guide means you’ll spend the day exploring at your own pace, walking or riding a horse through evergreen forests. This monarch butterfly tour includes pickup and drop-off at hotels in Mexico City, as well as admission to the monarch butterfly sanctuary.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Experience Mexico City: Teotihuacan Day-Trip & Dinner with the Locals

Tour the UNESCO-listed Teotihuacán pyramids and join a family for dinner on this day tour from Mexico City. With the help of a guide, reach Teotihuacán by public transport, and walk through the ancient city that Aztecs called 'the place where men become gods.' Enjoy the sunset from the top of the Sun Pyramid. After a visit to a pulqueria, soak up cultural traditions, conversation and food as you share dinner in a local Mexican home. This small-group tour is limited to just 12 people, ensuring a more personalized experience.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Duration: 9 hours
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Butterfly Monarch Tour from Mexico City

Experience Mexico’s spectacular Monarch butterfly migration on a convenient full-day trip from Mexico City.  Escape the city with a memorable visit to the Monarch sanctuary, where these colorful butterflies spend their winters after traveling over 2,500 miles (4,000 kilometers) from the United States and Canada. This hassle-free outing includes hotel pickup and drop off, lunch, and a visit to the pueblo magico—or Magical Town—of El Oro.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Teotihuacan Pyramids and Basilica of Guadalupe Full Day Tour

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: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Chichen Itza and Xcajum Cenote Day Trip

Reach two of Mexico’s most impressive attractions during this action-packed, double-duty guided tour, which takes you to Chichen-Itza archaeological site and Xcajum cenote. Relax and settle back for an all-inclusive experience, cutting the hassle of getting to each location. Enjoy unlimited drinks, air-conditioned transportation, an expert guide, and a regional buffet lunch. Top off your visit to the immense ancient ruins with a refreshing dip in turquoise waters.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Tajin Ruins Day Trip and Vanilla Factory Experience

The pre-Hispanic city of El Tajín is home to remarkably well-preserved ancient sites, including pyramids, palaces, and ball courts. On this fully narrated, small group tour, you’ll explore these well-preserved sites, see a pre-Hispanic “Dance of the Flyers” ritual, and visit a vanilla factory and plantation to learn about the growing, harvesting, and processing of the vanilla orchid.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
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From Mexico City: Day-Trip to Puebla and Cholula

You will going to: • Get to know one of the most beautiful historical centers in Mexico, which has been cataloged as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO • Climb a sacred mountain made by the Indians before the conquest occurred • Visit the Majestic church of Tonanzintl
  • Duration: 10 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Taxco and Cuernavaca from Mexico City

Discover two jewels in Mexico — Taxco and Cuernavaca — on this day tour from Mexico City. In Taxco, known as the ‘silver city,’ you’ll visit Santa Prisca, one of Mexico’s grandest churches, and walk along cobblestone streets full of Old World charm. Plus, see for yourself why so many Mexico City locals escape to Cuernavaca, ‘the city of eternal spring,’ as a weekend retreat. Hotel transport included.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Cuernavaca and Taxco Tour with Lunch

Visit two historic cities on a 10-hour tour from Mexico City to Cuernavaca and Taxco, and spend the day exploring colonial architecture, walking cobblestone streets, and browsing the beautifully-worked silver of the ‘World Silver Capital.’ This full-day tour includes a buffet lunch and guided tours of each town, as well as pickup and drop-off at Mexico City hotels.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Teotihuacán Full Day from Mexico City

Discover the best of Teotihuacán and its lesser-known gems on this full-day guided tour from Mexico City. See the UNESCO World Heritage site’s top attractions including the Quetzalcoatl, Sun and Moon pyramids, as well as mural paintings and the Butterfly Palace. Visit an obsidian workshop, and taste pulque and tuna products at local factories. Upgrade your experience with a bike tour at no additional charge! Buffet lunch and hotel transport included.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Day Trip to Sumidero Canyon

Explore Sumidero Canyon aboard a motor boat during this full-day tour. Take a stroll around the Chiapas region's first settlement, Chiapa de Corzo, with your guide to learn about that time period in history. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: Flexible
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: Flexible
  • Free Cancellation
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Taxco and Cuernavaca Day Trip from Mexico City

Discover the architectural and cultural delights of Taxco and Cuernavaca on an enriching full-day excursion from Mexico City. Accompanied by a professional guide, explore Taxco, a unique colonial town renowned for its silverworks, and gaze at the majestic 16th-century Santa Prisca Church. Then, stroll the quaint cobbled streets of Cuernavaca as you delve deeper into the region’s fascinating colonial and cultural history, delighting in the magnificent architecture of Cuernavaca’s 16th-century cathedral and admiring the grand structure of Palacio de Cortés.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Teotihuacan at first time in the morning

Visit Teotihuacan in the early morning for a memorable view of the landmark site on a full-day tour from Mexico City. Afterward, stop at an artisan market, then have time to purchase lunch and refreshments before returning to Mexico City. Your tour includes entrance fees, air-conditioned transportation, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Miguel de Allende Day Trip from Mexico City

Experience picturesque San Miguel de Allende on an all-day trip from Mexico City. See the colonial city’s well-preserved 17th- and 18th-century structures, cobble stone streets, and lush Spanish-style courtyard on a private tour with a bilingual guide. This hassle-free outing takes you to and from the artsy, UNESCO-listed San Miguel in a convenient private vehicle with hotel pickup and drop off included.
  • Duration: 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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TURITOUR FRIDA KAHLO, COYOACAN, XOCHIMILCO, ESTADIO AZTECA

Discover the charms of Coyoacan and cruise the canals of Xochimilco in a Mexican gondola on this action-packed day trip. Visit a historic church and homes dating back to the 16th century in Coyoacan. Get a glimpse of Frida Kahlo’s life in the Casa Azul, then check out the Aztec Stadium, home to soccer team Club América. Enjoy a 3-course lunch before taking a canal ride in a colorful trajinera.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Tour: Puebla and Cholula Day Trip from Mexico City

Escape the bustle of Mexico City in favor of Puebla and Cholula’s rich colonial charm on a private 11-hour tour from the capital. Following a scenic drive replete with mountains and volcanoes, you’ll admire Cholula’s plethora of Baroque churches and take a walking tour of Puebla’s beautiful historic center. Browse the craft market for unique souvenirs and grasp the opportunity to sample Puebla’s world famous cuisine. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included on this private tour, during which you’ll receive undivided attention from your guide.
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 11 hours
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