MEXICO CITY:
A VIBRANT MODERN CITY THAT IS A MELTING POT OF HISTORY AND CULTURE

The pulsating megatropolis of Mexico City lies nestled in the Valley of Anahuac between the dramatic peaks of two snow-capped volcanoes, Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl.   Travelers to Mexico City find themselves in a melting pot of history and culture where the ancient past and contemporary present blend to create a unique synergy with a foot in both worlds.  Packed full of museums, tourist attractions, award-winning restaurants, boutique hotels and possibilities for unique adventures, Mexico city is a world-class destination ranked among the best cities in the world.

Mexico City Travel Highlights:

  • Historic Center and Zócalo – Discover the roots of Mexico’s capital which lie in the Historic Center where the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan was historically settled. It is here where you will find international art museums, the Palacio de Bellas Artes, the Metropolitan Cathedral, the Aztec Templo Mayor and the National Palace.
  • Teotihuacán – Just outside of Mexico City, this ancient city last inhabited by the Aztecs boasts the impressive temples of the sun and the moon and fascinating histories.
  • Xochimilco – The banks of the Aztec-made waterways of Xochimilco once produced much of the food for the city of Tenochtitlán. Now colorful boats take you floating down the canals to enjoy the views.
  • San Ángel and Coyoacán – In the southern part of Mexico City are the charming neighborhoods of San Ángel and Coyoacán. San Ángel has a tranquil, artistic vibe, while Coyoacán offers colonial charm and fascinating museums, like La Casa Azul, Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera’s home.
  • Polanco, La Roma & Condesa – Trendy neighborhoods full of restaurants, bars, and boutique hotels, La Roma and La Condesa boast European architecture and a hip vibe.
  • Chapultepec – Home to many of the best museums in Mexico City, a stroll through this huge park is a culturally rich experience.

SAMPLE ITINERARIES

Exploring Southern Mexico

Discover the fascinating history, rich culture and natural wonders of southern Mexico. This unique itinerary is specially designed to expose you to the…

Mexico’s Great Colonial Cities

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Days: 9

On this trip through colonial Mexico you will be winding down cobblestone streets, exploring colorful folklore, discovering pre-Columbian sites…

Day of the Dead Celebrations in Mexico

Visit Mexico during the Day of the Dead Celebration (Día de Muertos) to experience this colorful, intimate holiday of love, loss, and life after death…

Art and Architecture in Mexico City

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Discover the vast array of art and architecture in Mexico City that features pre-Hispanic structures contrasted by contemporary 21st century works.

Culinary Tour Through Mexico City, Puebla, and Oaxaca

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Days: 12

Taste your way through Mexico’s divine history by sampling some of the finest gastronomic offerings in all of the country with renowned chefs and local families…

Mexico’s Central Highlands & Pacific Coast

Discover some of Mexico’s most culturally rich states, including its capital, and immerse yourself in mariachi, folklore, colonial cities and tequila before heading to…

Food, Wine and Tequila in Colonial Mexico

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Days: 8

This trip will captivate your senses through personalized private tours, an exclusive tequila tasting, hands-on cooking classes, visits to boutique wineries and more…

Mexico City to the Yucatan Peninsula

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Days: 10

The Mexico City to the Yucatan Peninsula itinerary allows you to discover the wonders of two regions in Mexico with a visit to several pre-Colombian ruins.

Mexico City Private Tour

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Days: 5

From visiting art museums, cathedrals, and archaeological ruins to shopping in bazaars and markets, this trip is packed full of amazing things to see and do…

Mexico City Weekend Getaway

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The Mexico City Weekend Getaway is a combination of culture and luxury, where you can immerse yourself in Mexico’s capital and also get the relaxing time you deserve.

Culture of Mexico Experience

The Culture of Mexico Experience explores Mexico City, Guanajuato, and the Yucatan Peninsula for a look at the many of the traditions and history that the Mexican people take great pride.

Volcano Mountain Climbing Expedition

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Days: 10

This ten day mountain climbing trip will take you up two beautiful Mexican volcanoes where you will explore the mountaintops, caves, and glaciers of central Mexico…

UNESCO World Heritage Cities

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This trip visits the majority of Mexican cities that have been recognized as UNESCO World Heritage Site. In addition to visiting many of Mexico’s colonial cities…

Colonial Mexico Trip: Exploring The Heartland

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Days: 7

Journey into the heart of Colonial Mexico in Guanajuato and Michoacan for an intimate experience with Mexico’s history and lore…

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