Mexico City Weekend Getaway

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Days: 4

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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.

Pyramides of TeotihuacanHave a weekend getaway in the beautiful, historical Mexico City. Use your days to explore the treasures of the city and experience the culture this area has to offer, while spending your nights in the luxurious Las Alcobas, located in the exciting Polanco district of Mexico City. From visiting the National Palace in the Zocalo to witnessing a Mexican Lucha Libre Show, this trip is thrilling and will make for the perfect weekend escape.

 

 

Highlights

Historic Center – Discover the roots of Mexico’s capital which lie in the Historic Center, where the ancient Tenochtitlan was historically settled, and afterwards hosted the administration, commerce and religious constructions of the New Spain

Zocalo – Visit the Zocalo which is among the largest plazas in the world; here you can admire the cathedral, the National Palace, and visit Templo Mayor

Teotihuacan – Teotihuacan – Explore this stunning archaeological zone famous for some of the world’s largest pyramidal structures, the Pyramids of the Sun and Moon

Luchas Libres Show – Attend a Mexican “wrestling show” characterized by colorful masks

San Angel -Visit this community of brightly painted colonial era homes, mansions and haciendas; the Saturday market is famous for quality art work, handicrafts and pottery

Coyoacan – Wander in this enchanting colonial neighborhood where you can actually feel the tranquility and colonial charm of Old Mexico

Zinco Jazz Club – Relax at one of the best Jazz night clubs in the city, located in downtown

 

Dates & Prices

Prices

Because this itinerary will be custom tailored to your liking, please inquire for pricing.

Dates

This trip can be customized for a private journey all year round.

Itinerary

Day 1

Arrival Day Mexico City – Four Seasons Hotel / Walking tour Historic Center
Today you will be met by your driver outside of customs and privately transferred to your Mexico City hotel.

Later this afternoon enjoy a brief walking tour (approx 3 hours) of downtown, the roots of Mexico’s capital lie in the Historic Center, it is the architectural set where the ancient Tenochtitlán was historically settled, and afterwards hosted the administration, commerce and religious constructions of the New Spain, maintaining its character of urban center until today. You will visit the main ZocaloPlaza, which is among the largest plazas in the world. There, you will admire the Cathedral and the NationalPalace and its historical murals of Diego Rivera. Take a  look to the Mayor Temple Archeological Site and Bellas Artes beautiful Palace.

Tonight we suggest that you walk through the beautiful tree lined streets of Polanco to enjoy dinner on your own at one of the many gourmet Mexican restaurants in the area. We are delight to suggest our top-picks for restaurants and can also assist making reservations.Overnight: Four Seasons Mexico City

Day 2

San Angel and Coyoacán Tour
Today you will be met in the hotel lobby for a privately guided visit the charming colonial suburbs of Coyoacan and San Angel for the Bazar Sabado (Saturday Bazaar). The bustling market is held along the cobblestone streets and pretty San Jacinto Plaza and features a lovely mix of jewelry, ceramics, glassware, and household items. You will also visit the Casa Estudio de Diego Rivera, the actual home of Diego and Frida and on to Coyocan explore the Bazar Artesanal, enjoy time for lunch suggested at  Los Danzantes (not included) and visit  the now famous Casa Azul, the former birthplace and home of Frida Khalo.

Return to your lovely hotel,  to relax and freshen up to later meet your private transportation and visit Zinco Jazz Club and enjoy your evening in one of the best Jazz night clubs in the city. Overnight: Four Seasons Mexico City

Day 3

Teotihuacan Pyramids / Evening Folkloric Ballet or Lucha Libre
Early Today you will be met in the hotel lobby for a privately guided tour of the stunning archaeological zone of Teotihuacan, famous for the some of the world’s largest pyramidal structures. Your guide will enhance your experience as you visit the  Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon with expert explanations of the importance of the site and its place in the rich history of Mexico’s many layers of pre-Columbian civilizations.

This evening, you may enjoy the world-famous Mexico City Folkloric Ballet (Ballet Folklorico) to witness the Mexico of yesterday and today during three hours of entertainment with beautiful folk songs and dances, including mariachi music. But if you are feeling more dauntless you may opt for a unique experience at the Arena Mexico for a Mexican Lucha Libre Show (subject to availability).

Enjoy rest of evening at leisure, suggested restaurant for farewell dinner at Pujol. Overnight: Four Seasons Mexico City

Day 4

Mexico City Hotel Private Transfer to Mexico City Airport
Today you will meet your driver at the hotel for your transfer to the Mexico City airport

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Mexico City Center

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Palacio Nacional

Mexico City Cathedral

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La Casa Azul in Coyoacan

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Chapultepec Castle

Culture in the Zocalo

Shopping in San Angel

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National Anthropology Museum

Market Culture in Coyoacan
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