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Mexico City Sightseeing Tour

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily except Sunday & Monday

  • Duration

    4 hours

  • Start time

    9am (Pick-up prior this time, please call to reconfirm exact pick-up time)

  • Meeting Point

    Hotel Pickup & Drop Off

    Good news! You can get picked up from selected hotels in Polanco, Zona Rosa, Reforma, Tabacalera and Centro, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details. Please be ready 5 minutes prior to the pick-up at your hotel lobby. The most approximate pick-up time depends on the address of your hotel.


    Alternate Meeting Point

    If your hotel is outside of these zones, you have to make your own way to our alternative meeting point. So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the meeting point 5 minutes early.

    Address: De La República 140, Tabacalera, 06030 Ciudad de México, D.F., México. (We will see you in front of ISSSTE building; exactly at the corner of the revolution monument, behind Grand Krystal Reforma Hotel at at 9:15am.)

  • Ending Point

    Your hotel in Mexico City

Key Highlights

  • The perfect introduction to Mexico City
  • View the magnificent Metropolitan Cathedral, largest in the Americas
  • See powerful and compelling murals by renowned artist Diego Rivera
  • Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Expert guide to accompany you

Overview

A sightseeing tour of Mexico City is a great way to get a glimpse into Mexico’s rich culture and heritage. Explore the many beautiful architectural monuments of the city, with elaborate style and design as unique as the times you will find represented in the historical centre of the city.

Don’t miss out on some of the city’s famous architectural sites such as the Metropolitan Cathedral where you can appreciate baroque and neo classical architecture. Here you’ll also come across mural paintings by famous artist Diego Rivera. Browse the National Palace and you’ll see patios, corridors and stairways adorned with impressive murals again by Diego Rivera, depicting the history of Mexico.

Pan through the ruins of the ancient Aztec Major Temple, see the centuries-old woods of Chapultepec Park and some of the important residential zones of the city.

Itinerary

  • Take a trip to the National Palace where you will see beautiful murals painted by the great muralist Diego Riviera. Further on, proceed to the Constitution Square, also known as Central Plaza or Zocalo, a massive concrete area signed with a giant flag. Inside the underground Zocalo station, you’ll see historical reproductions of the Square, exhibits of ceremonial offerings and stone statues of goddesses among others.Continue to the Metropolitan Cathedral which represents a synthesis of art forms in New Spain. The church has a baroque and neo classical façade, its Altar of Forgiveness, the sacristy, and the Altar of Kings are worth looking out for! Also visit the Aztec Major Temple, an ancient temple ruins discovered in 1978 while workers were digging to place underground electric cables. In addition to the main avenues, you will also visit Chapultepec Park, noteworthy for its centuries-old forest which encircles the Chapultepec Hill and for the castle which crowns its summit. Explore the most important residential zones of the city and the Pink Zone (Zona Rosa). Head back to Mexico City at the end of the tour.

Inclusions

  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach Professional guide

Exclusions

  • Snacks and drinks

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Please note

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour for reconfirming departure details. Hotel pick-up outside of the areas mentioned applies surcharge, which depends on the number of passengers and hotel location. Provide the below mentioned details at the time of booking so as to avoid your reservation getting cancelled. • Name of the hotel where the customer will stay

• Flights information and times

• Names of all the customers who take the tour

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.

Customer Reviews

  • 4
    That was a very good tour
    01/15/2013 ARNE VENNESLAND, Canada
  • 4
    Mexico City
    02/03/2009 L H TUCKEY, United Kingdom

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