What about spending 9 days in Mexico? Explore the Mayan heritage, taste the original Tequila & see how it is produced, enjoy the beauty of Lake Chapala and the lively Mexico City, among so many other experiences that can’t be described but lived. Let us open the door to your vacations!
*Tours in Spanish are available daily with shared services
*Tours in English are available with shared service if a minimum of 6 passengers is confirmed
*Private tour in English is available
*You can add days to this itinerary to be spent on the beach
Upon your arrival at the airport, the tour representative will assist you and transfer you to your hotel.
After breakfast let’s tour Mexico City, which includes the Plaza de la Constitución or Zocalo, the National Palace (if open) to admire the murals of Diego Rivera, the Metropolitan Cathedral, the Old Major Temple Azteca city (exterior only) and the Plaza de las Tres Culturas, located in Tlatelolco
Next, we will explore the archaeological zone of Teotihuacán, site of pre-Hispanic monuments, such as the Pyramid of the Sun, the Pyramid de la Luna, the Avenue of the Dead, the Citadel, the Temple of Quetzalcóatl and the Palace of the Butterflies.
Lunch and return to Mexico City and visit the Basilica of Guadalupe.
Spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Day at leisure in Mexico City to explore it on your own way. You can, for example, visit the Museum of Anthropology, one of the most important in the world. You can also visit Xochimilco, Cuernavaca or Taxco, which are in the surroundings of Mexico City.
We will go to Tula, an old city that developed between 900 and 1200. There you will explore its pyramids.
Continuation to the World Heritage Site of Querataro, known as "Pearl of the Bajio". It is home of buildings of baroque style from the XVII and XVIII centuries.
After lunch we will continue to San Miguel de Allende.
Enjoy a San Miguel city tour in the morning. The Neo-Gothic Cathedral is one of the highlights.
Next, we will go to Atotonilco. Visit to the chapel from the XVI century that blends European and native culture influences.
Next, stop at Dolores Hilgado, a city of political importance as it was where the country's independence idea as born. The famous singer José Alfredo Jiménez was buried there.
Finally, we will continue to Guanajuato.
After breakfast you will explore Guanajuato, a World Heritage Site, and see its famous attractions, such as the Monument of the Epipila, the Teatro Juárez, the Union Garden, the Plaza del Baratillo, the University, the Hidalgo Market, the Alley of the Kiss and the Alhóndiga de Granaditas.
We will continue to Tlaquepaque, an important pottery and glass centre in the country. Enjoy time at leisure to explore the place.
Let's proceed do Guadalajara.
We will visit the region of Tequila, and as the name suggests it is from where the famous drink comes. You will visit a farm that is dedicated to its production, and will learn about the process from plantation to tasting.
Return to Guadalajara for a panoramic city tour. Most of the buildings are from the colonial times, as the city was founded in the XVI century, such as the Colony to Porphyriato, the Cathedral, the Hospice Bungalows and the Government Palace.
Time to visit the largest natural lake in the country, the lake Chapala, and admire the mountains landscape.
Continuation to a short city tour in Tzintzuntzan and proceed to Patzcuaro, one of the prettiest villages in Mexico. You will enjoy a city tour followed by time at leisure.
Continuation to Morelia by end afternoon, which is a World Heritage site and has 253 arcades.
City tour in Morelia. The city is a rich example of Spanish-American baroque architecture from the XVII and XVIII centuries. Visit to the Cathedral (outdoor Baroque and Neoclassical interior), the Plaza de Armas, the Government Palace, the Clavijero Palace and its aqueduct.
Departure to Tepotzotlan and visit the Virreinal Museum (in the past it was Baroque-style church).
Return to Mexico City and arrive around 6:00 p.m. We will transfer you to the airport to take your flight back home or to the next destination (8 pm if it is domestic flight and 9 pm if it is international flight).