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Great tour! picked up right on time! The time at each site was more than enough and we felt we had a great value for our money. The guide's English was very clear and concise. We would definitely use this tour company again.
The pyramids were awesome and the tour was extremely good. The guide Jose was very knowledgeable and spoke excellent English. Fully recommend the tour.
Jose our guide was just amazing! Very knowledgeable. We were pleasantly surprised that there were only five people on our tour - a lady from Argentina, a lady from Brazil a gentleman from France and my wife and I, two Americans. The couple of side trips that we made one to a silver store and one to an artsy and craftsy store were a welcome break from the travel and great WC breaks. Drive to the pyramids was about an hour and gave us a chance to see how people live their lives outside of the City of Mexico amazing how they build their houses on the sides of mountains. The only negative we have about the entire tour was the restaurant. We didn't realize that we could have ordered off the restaurant's menu and that the price of the meal DID NOT include drinks or gratuity. One other problem with the restaurant is that the charged two different rates for the drinks. We the Americans were charge 35 pesos for the Coke Lights, while the other people in our party who all spoke Spanish were charged 25 pesos for their drinks. Did the restaurant staff see us coming? The additional tour of the Shrine of Guadalupe was gorgeous! Beautiful. Other than the bad taste from our restaurant experience the rest of the tour was well worth the money and time.
This trip had an excellent driver and guide. Francisco had many facts to relate to the group.
Two stops at shopping areas were painless. The pyramids at Teotihuacan are fantastic and a
mysterious part of Mexico's history. Deserted by the time of the Aztecs they show remarkable
engineering skill. One of my favorite sites in the country.
Awesome awesome awesome tour. The guides were wonderful and they even took us shopping. I'd definitely do it again. It's well worth the price and super safe.
Excellent tour. Our guide was knowledgeable and friendly. The tour was well-paced ... we had just enough time at each site. I would definitely recommend this tour if you visit Mexico City.
Long day, but well worth it! Spectacular views from the pyramids and the Shrine of Guadalupe was mind blowing!
Awesome, definitely worth it, Would have paid 3 times as much after completing tour. Tour guides are informative and are ready to answer any questions. Would highly recommend this tour.
The place is amazing! These is the largest and best pyramid I've seen in Mexico aside from Chechen Itza. As a christian born it's a must to visit The Shrine of Guadalupe, it's fulfilling to visit such sacred place as a part of the tour.
This tour started off on the wrong foot in that the tour company taking us on the tour had us registered at the wrong hotel. When I booked the tour online I got an email from the the host company asking for the name of the hotel in Mexico City. I typed in the name as our hotel was not on the list but it seems that our hotel has a similar name to a hotel on the list and somehow the list defaulted to the name on the list and I did not catch that. This meant we were late getting picked up by about half an hour. Once organized, we were on this tour with 10 other people plus the tour guide and driver. Our tour guide spoke English quite well and our tour was in Spanish and English.
The tour began with a visit to Plaza de las Tres Culturas. It was interesting to hear about this area in the middle of Mexico City. The ruins are of an Aztec market place and the rocks from the ruins were used to build the Church of Santiago in 1604 and is home to a huge housing complex today.
We left there and headed for Teotihuacan. If at all possible sit on the right side of the bus heading out of Mexico City to Teotihuacan, there is quite a lot to see of Mexico City and surroundings.
At Teotihuacan we were introduced to the Mexican hairless dog and also had a lesson in geology. We finally got to the ruins and this is very much a walking tour, not difficult walking but there are some steep steps before getting to the main attractions. There are also no park benches to sit and take in the view. I really enjoyed seeing the Temple of the Moon and the Temple of the Sun. They were very awe inspiring and really make you think about how did the Aztecs manage to build these pyramids? You are also free to climb these ruins. I did not climb them but my sister climbed the Temple of the moon as there were only 50 steps involved. She said they were fairly steep but some of the younger people were practically running up the steps. The Temple of the Sun had 250 steps and we did not climb them. I was glad I was able to see these ruins.
From there we stopped and had a very nice lunch. I prepaid for our lunch when I booked the trip and I would suggest that is a good idea.
Our next stop was the Shrine of Guadalupe. Wow this was an amazing church. Amazing in that it is such a modern shrine built on an ancient story. It is the most visited shrine in the world and if you are in Mexico City you should go and visit.
At the end of the tour we were not dropped at our hotel because they still had not figured out that they did not have the correct name of our hotel. Given the traffic in Mexico City the Tour operator asked if we would mind being dropped off with in about 2 blocks of our hotel. We were agreeable and they pointed us in the right direction and we wound up back at our hotel safe and sound.
Other than the glitch about our hotel I really enjoyed this tour. I thought out tour guide was friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. He spoke English very well. I think his name was Jose.
For personal information there is a lot of off and on a van that seats 12 people, a lot of walking, no places to sit while touring, plenty of washroom breaks.
I would recommend this tour.
Totally recommend this trip. My son and I had a great day. Guide very knowledgeable and helpful. Worth every penny!
Excellent!!!!!!!! what an experience. Frank was so knowledgeable and professional. Highly recommended
Excellent must see places. The guide was also excellent with his explanations and English. Highly recommended
It was my fist time at Teotihuacan and the Shrine of Guadalupe, it was an amazing experience, great service, friendly tour and driver guys. Hardly recommended.
Excellent day! Guide and driver were most pleasant and very informative.I got a real good exposure to the culture and history of the area. Side stops along the way were great added experiences.
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