Xochimilco floating gardens and southern Mexico city neighborhoods

Tour Number

Activity Level

275503


Categories

Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Food and Wine, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Chlidren activities upon request

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of the car

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent), German (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

San Angel and Tlalpan with a look like little towns


Visit neighborhoods that are often ignored by visitors like National university campus, Tlalpan and a highlight of Mexico city: magnificent floating gardens of Xochimilco with all Mexican folklore.

Itinerary

Choose 3 of the following sites

- San Angel on Saturday with its colorful and lively Saturday market and some magnificent architecture and cobble stone streets or

- Tlalpan downtown during the rest of the week with one of the OLDEST traditional local markets in Mexico city and mostly original building from 1900 and yes, this area has also some cobble stone streets

- National Autonomous University of Mexico campus with its unique library with tiles murals and the Olympic stadium declared world heritage by UNESCO.

- Ride a boat in Xochimilco floating gardens with a farming islands system created since Aztec times where Mexico city still produces an important percentage of flowers and greens. Xochimilco was declared world heritage by UNESCO.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 6 hours

duration may vary due to traffic conditions

Transportation

In a comfortable van with A/C

What’s Included

  • Private Transportation

Other: transportation in a Toyota Hiace van or similar with A/C

Boat ride for one hour for all passengers

Estimated Local Cash Needed

300 Mxn - for drinks or snacks

What’s Extra

Other: Personal expenses

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    Currency
    Tour Price

    350 USD(for up to 6 people) (duration: 6 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    275503


    Categories

    Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Food and Wine, First Time Visitor

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Chlidren activities upon request

    Friendly: Yes.
    You must be able to get in and out of the car

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), French (fluent), German (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

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