Pre-Hispanic and Colonial Heritage
We will drive to the impressive archaeological site of Teotihuacan, located 50km northeast of Mexico City. On the way we make a stop at the Plaza de las Tres Culturas, where three cultures converge: Aztec, Spanish, and contemporary Mexican. We will continue to the Basilica de Guadalupe, Latin America's most revered religious shrine. It is here where the Virgin of Guadalupe is said to have appeared before an Indian named Juan Diego in 1531, and an image of her was miraculously emblazoned on his cloak. We will have time to explore the New Basilica de Guadalupe and to see Juan Diego's cloak. We then drive for another hour to Teotihuacan, one of the most impressive cities of the ancient world, held sacred by the Aztecs. We will explore its temples, palaces and pyramids, including the Quetzalpapalotl Palace Complex, the Temple of the Feathered Conches, the Pyramid of the Moon, and the immense Pyramid of the Sun, ranked among the biggest in the world.
We will depart to the archaeological site of Teotihuacan. We will make a stop at the Plaza de las Tres Culturas, in Tlatelolco. Afterwards, we will continue to the Sanctuary of our Lady of Guadalupe. Finally, we will explore the Pyramids of Teotihuacan.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
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End Point Options: Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection
Duration: 8 hours
We will be transported in a Suburban black color with air-conditioned
Estimated Local Cash Needed
300 pesos mexicanos - Approximate spending per consumption per person
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Excellente journée en compagnie de Karina. Les visites étaient très intéressantes, Karina parle très bien le français et nous donne envie de découvrir davantage son pays et sa culture Merci beaucoup