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Hidden Mexico City Tour: A Historical Mexico City Trip

  • When does it run?

    Daily, except Monday 

  • Start time

    9:00 a.m. 

  • Duration

    Approximately 7 hours 

Inclusions
  • Hidden Mexico City Tour: A Historical Mexico City Trip
  • A 7-hour, guided tour of Mexico City focusing on the history of Mexico
  • Entrance fees
  • Public transportation fares
  • Samples of local products
  • Live guide and commentary

Key Highlights

  • Smartphone vouchers accepted – no need to print!
  • Discover secret Mexico City attractions that date back centuries!
  • Encounter Aztec ruins that remain under modern Mexico City!
  • Delve into the syncretization of ancient Aztec beliefs and colonial Catholicism!
  • Check out the largest cathedral on the continent: Metropolitan Cathedral!
  • Sample exotic food at a specialized local marketplace!
  • Enjoy a tasty dessert and coffee or tea near the Palacio de Bellas Artes!
  • Meet your friendly and informative guide!

Overview

Explore parts of Mexico City that most tourists don’t get to see during the Hidden Mexico City Tour: A Historical Mexico City Trip!

With your Hidden Mexico City Tour: A Historical Mexico City Trip tickets, you’ll discover the secret Mexico City attractions buried below the modern city! Check out the remains of an Aztec city from the post-classic stage! Encounter one of the most important buildings from the colonial period! And, learn about the merging of Spanish Catholicism and ancient Aztec beliefs! It’s one of the best things to do in Mexico City if you’re fascinated by Mexico’s tumultuous history!

Meet your friendly, local guide at Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral before branching out into the city and discovering some of its more esoteric point-of-interest. Visit the largest cathedral in North America: Metropolitan Cathedral! Then, use Mexico City’s expansive subway system to reach an exotic marketplace, where you can taste samples and even take some snacks home with you. Finally, enjoy a sweet treat and some coffee or tea near the exquisite Palacio de Bellas Artes! It’s what to do in Mexico City for a truly authentic experience!

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily, except Monday 

  • Duration

    Approximately 7 hours 

  • Start time

    9:00 a.m. 

  • Meeting Point

    Hostel Mundo Joven Catedral, Calle República de Guatemala 4, Cuauhtémoc, Centro Histórico, 06020 Ciudad de México, D.F. We’ll meet behind the Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral, on a pedestrian-only street.

  • Ending Point

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Hidden Mexico City Tour: A Historical Mexico City Trip
  • A 7-hour, guided tour of Mexico City focusing on the history of Mexico
  • Entrance fees
  • Public transportation fares
  • Samples of local products
  • Live guide and commentary
  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Souvenirs and items of a personal nature
  • Tips/gratuities for your guide

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet, you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.

So there is no last minute rush, please arrive 15 minutes early.

If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point. Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.

There will be a considerable amount of walking.

We recommend that you leave your valuables, such as passports and credit cards, in the hotel and only bring a small amount of spending cash. Keep large cameras discreetly stored in a backpack.

Children below the age of 12 years will have to sit this one out. 

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