Mexico City - Veracruz
Validity: Until December 2022
Minimum 2 pax
* Rates are subject to change and availability without prior notice.
Php 120,300 per pax
- 6 nights accommodation in a 4* hotels
- Galeria Plaza (4N) + Fiesta Inn (1N) + Hotel Emporio (1N)
- Meals: 6 breakfast at hotels buffet if available.
- All transfers and excursions as mentioned in itinerary by a private van.
- Certified English-speaking local guide for excursions.
- Entrances fees to museums and archaeological sites mentioned in itinerary.
- Applicable Taxes
WELCOME TO MEXICO CITY
You will be amazed by the size of the city from the moment you arrive. Meet and greet with a local representative and transfer to your hotel. As the country's capital, the “Distrito Federal” is a mosaic of contrasts but most of all an experience in which all of Mexico comes together. It’s the perfect place to start your trip in Mexico.
CITY TOUR - ANTHROPOLOGY MUSEUM - COYOACAN - FRIDA KAHLO MUSEUM
Get to know one of the worl's biggest and most exciting cities! Enjoy a guided visit in the historical center, listed by UNESCO as World Heritage. This interesting tour will include “The Zocalo”, the heart of the city, where you will visit the Metropolitan Cathedral, one of the oldest and largest of the Americas, and (if open) the National Palace, home of the famous murals of Diego Rivera. You will also see the ruins of the Templo Mayor, one of the most important temples of the Aztecs in their ancient capital city of Tenochtitlan. Next, we drive down the beautiful Paseo de la Reforma Avenue to arrive at Chapultepec Park, to visit the Museum of Anthropology. This museum is considered to be among the world’s finest of its kind. Here you will admire, among many other interesting treasures, the famous Aztec calendar stone. Then we will go to Coyoacan to visit the museum dedicated to the life and work of Frida Kahlo, which is also known as The Blue House.
PYRAMIDS OF TEOTIHUACAN AND THE SHRINE OF GUADALUPE
Discover Teotihuacán, ‘the place where gods were created’. Teotihuacan is one of the most impressive archaeological sites of the country. It is assumed that the city may have counted 200,000 inhabitants during its period of prosperity. In those years. Teotihuacán was the biggest city of the American Continent and one of the biggest of the world. Until its inhabitants abandoned the city around the 8th century, Teotihuacan was probably the most significant and civilized cultural center of ancient Mexico. During this guided excursion you see the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon, walk down the Avenue of the Dead, visit the Temple of Quetzalcoatl with its unique stone sculptures of plumed serpents, the Temple of the Butterflies, and the Fortresses. Before arriving back at your hotel, we make a stop at the Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe, a pilgrimage place for millions of Mexicans and people from all around the world.
TLAXCALA - XALAPA
Departure towards Tlaxcala. We start with a visit to the Basilica of the Virgin of Ocotlán (a temple with a baroque interior, built in the XVI century) and the ex-convent of San Francisco, nowadays the cathedral, located next to the bullring. We will take a stroll through its beautiful historic center. After some free time, return to Mexico City. We will then continue to Xalapa, the pleasant state capital.
CITY TOUR - VERACRUZ
In Xalapa, we'll visit the ex-hacienda de Lencero, the old estate and plantations belonging to Antonio de Santa Ana, an important military and political figure from the times of Mexico´s Independence War. After that, you’ll see the most interesting sights of Xalapa. Visit the Anthropology Museum, explore the historical city center, and enjoy some free time. Then we will departure to Veracruz watch the Jarochos while they dance “danzón” (a dance that originates from Cuba) on the Zócalo and enjoy the pleasant ambiance. What about showing your own dance skills?
CITY TOUR - MEXICO CITY
We will discover the beauty of the Port of Veracruz in a tour full of history, culture, and sea. We’ll take you to explore the main points of interest in the city’s downtown, including the fortress of San Juan de Ulúa, Baluarte de Santiago, the Lighthouse, the Pier, and the adjacent zone of Boca del Rio.
MEXICO CITY - DEPARTURE TRANSFER
Today will be your departure transfer. At the proper time, you will be picked-up at your hotel for your transfer to the airport for your flight back home.