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Cuernavaca and Taxco Tour from Mexico City

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Key facts

Where: Mexico City , Mexico Duration: 10 hours

Highlights

  • Enjoy the climate and ambiance of the City of Eternal Spring
  • Go shopping in the picturesque ′Silver Capital of the World′
  • Visit Santa Prisca, one of Mexico′s most magnificent churches
  • Delicious buffet lunch included
  • Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop-off

Overview

Set out on a culture and sightseeing tour of Cuernavaca, the city of eternal springs, steeped in rich colonial heritage. Take a trip to Taxco, popularly referred to as the ‘Silver Capital of the World’. Browse the famous parish church of Santa Prisca for its impressive Churrigueresque art style. Stroll down the town’s lovely cobbled streets admiring the silver work of skilled craftsmen. The charm and magic of Taxco allows you to discover a kind of romanticism that can only by found in Mexico’s “Magical Towns”!

As you walk the narrow streets, you can admire the architecture of the Cathedral which stands out from the rest as one of the city’s most beautiful religious structures. Shop from a range of ethnic silver trinkets and artifacts at the local market. As the day winds down, drop in at one of the bars near the main plaza to relax and admire the sunset.

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Itinerary

You will be picked up in an air-conditioned coach from your hotel in Mexico City. Accompanied by a bilingual guide speaking English and Spanish, you will be taken to the colonial city of Cuernavaca. It is also known as ‘the city of eternal springs’ owing to its year round warm climate. Visit one of the oldest cathedrals in the American continent before continuing on.

Further on, proceed to the beautiful town of Taxco and head to the famous parish church of Santa Prisca. The quaint silver-mining town of Taxco is nestled on a steep hillside and has narrow cobblestone streets lined with well preserved colonial buildings. Enjoy a walk on its cobbled streets and soak up the old-world aura of the town. Along the way, stop for a delicious lunch (international buffet lunch) at a local restaurant.

You can visit the various stores and markets where precious silver products are sold at reasonable prices. To thoroughly enjoy the place, you could watch one of the frequent cultural events held in the squares and theatres.

After exploring the ‘Silver Capital of the World’, return to Mexico City and you will be dropped back to your hotel.

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Reviews

I spent a really great time from Taxco tour! The driver and guide were super super super kind and punctual. If I have a chance to travel Mexico, I'd like to spend a day trip... REINA HONDA

Taxco is beautiful, the guide's awesome, the entire experience's great.... Xiaoli Xu

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

10 hours

Start time

Start Time: 9:00am
Duration: 11 hours

Meeting point

Your hotel in Mexico City. (We would require your hotel details in order to arrange your pick up. If you do not have this information at the time of booking, please contact the local activity operator at least 48 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details)

Ending point

Your hotel in Mexico City

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Transportation in air-conditioned coach
  • Bilingual guide speaking English and Spanish
  • Buffet lunch

Do/Dont's

Wear light clothes and comfortable walking shoes Carry a hat and sun block lotion

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Please note

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

Hotel pick up includes from the locations are the following: Downtown (Zocalo - Centro Histórico), Reforma, Zona Rosa, Chapultepec, Polanco. Outside of this areas applies surcharge, which it depends of the numbers of passengers and hotel location.

HOTEL LIST FOR PICK UP:
Zone Centro: Gran Hotel Cd. México, BW Majestic, Holiday Inn Zócalo, NH centro Histórico, Fiesta Inn, Marlowe, Metropol, Monte Real, Estoril, San Francisco, Ambasssador, Sheraton Centro Histórico
Zone Rosa: Calinda Geneve, Century, Fiesta americana Suites, Galería Plaza, Misión, NH Kristal México City, Plaza Florencia, Royal Zona Rosa,
Zone Reforma and Polanco: Casa Inn, Sheraton María Isabel, Casa Blanca, Misión, Premier, Fiesta Americana, Jena, Regente Del Angel, Emporio, Fiesta Americana Grand, Four Seasons, Gran Melia Reforma, Marquis, New York, Hyatt Regency Mexico City, Presidente.

Surcharge rates for pickup with hotels outside of the above zones (Round Trip, Per Person):
Zone 1 and 3: US$27 for 1 passenger, US$15 for 2 passengers, US$12 for 3 passengers, US$10 for 4 and more passengers
Zone 4 and 5: US$42 for 1 passenger, US$22 for 2 passengers, US$16 for 3 passengers, US$13 for 4 and more passengers

This is mandatory to provide below information at the time of booking. If some of this information is missing, unfortunately we will refuse the reservation.
• Name of the hotel where the customer will stay
• Flights information and times
• Names of all the customers who take the tour

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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