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Metepec and "Tree of Life" clay handcrafts.

Enjoy a private guided daytrip from Mexico City!

 
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Metepec is in the East of the State of Mexico, 50 km from Mexico City, and is known for its pottery items. Principal crafts include objects made from clay, glass and includes saddle making. The craft Metepec is best-known for the Arbol de la vida "Tree of Life" which is a traditional pottery and distinguished by their bright colors. The tree sculptures have become emblematic of this municipality, and are part of a clay sculpture tradition found only here.
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  Itinerary:
First we visit the church of El Calvario and continue to the Church and Exconvent of Saint John the Baptist.
Then, Tlanchana-the fountain of the mermaid, the handcrafts market and workshops.

We'll make appropiate stops for rest and photographs. We'll have lunch in a restaurant.
  Where and When:
Meet up location: Your hotel
End location: Your hotel
Duration: 8 hours
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TOUR PRICE:  (duration 8 hours)
330 USD (for up to 4 people)
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  Estimated Local Cash Needed:
250 pesos - For food
  What's Included:
Van transportation from Mexico city and the guided visit.
  What's Extra:
Parking, lunch and drinks are extra expenses
  Details:
Tour #: 22469
Tour Type: Cultural, Youth and Family
Activity Level: Light
Friendly: No.
Kid Friendly: Yes.
Language(s): Spanish (fluent), English (fluent) explanation
Maximum travelers: 4
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