Mexico City Private Tour



Days: 5


The Mexico City Private Tour, A Cultural Escape is a five day trip  providing the perfect opportunity to visit the incredible sites and participate in the many activities that Mexico City has to offer, all at a luxurious pace.

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. We’ll help you choose the perfect hotel (Four Seasons Mexico City, perhaps?) or boutique hotel to meet your every need, and we’ll make sure you taste the absolute best in cuisine and drink that this capital city has to offer. The Mexico City Private Tour (Five Day) is an unforgettable experience in itself, but it also makes the perfect starting point for extended trips that venture into other regions of Mexico.



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

Palacio de Bellas Artes – This is the finest opera house in all of Mexico

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

San Angel -Visit this community of brightly painted colonial era homes, mansions and haciendas and visit the Bazar Sabado

Coyoacan – Wander in this enchanting colonial neighborhood where you can actually feel the tranquility and colonial charm of Old Mexico and have the chance to visit Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera’s home “Casa Azul”

Xochimilco –  Colorful trajineras paddle you down t he ancient Aztec waterways of Xochimilco which remind you Mexico’s many layers of cultural and historical past.

4 and 5 star Restaurants – Enjoy the renowned local cuisine at some of the finest restaurants in the world

Day 1: Arrival to Mexico City

You will be welcomed on arrival leaving baggage claim and customs to the Mexico City International Airport and privately transferred to your deluxe room at the Four Seasons Hotel Mexico. Tonight dinner is reserved for you at Limosneros. 
Overnight: Four Seasons Mexico City

Day 2: San Angel, Coyoacan, and Xochimilco

Today you will be met in the hotel lobby by your guide for a privately guided exploration of the subtler aspects of Mexico City. We head to the charming suburb of 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 masterfully crafted by Juan O’Gorman, where you can see the artists’ workshop and original works by Diego Rivera. On to Coyocan, your lunch at Los Danzantes is reserved and included today. After lunch you can explore the Bazar Artesanal de Coyocan where you will find everything from gypsie silverwork to indigenous pottery and weavings; look out for the stilted jugglers performing in the streets! You may also opt to visit the now famous Casa Azul, the famous former birthplace and home of Frida Khalo where you can see original work by Frida as well as photos and other artifacts from her life. Following lunch, you will visit the ancient Aztec waterways of Xochimilco, which remind you Mexico’s many layers of cultural and historical past. You have up to a two-hour private ride in one of the traditional Trajineras (river boats in Nahuatl) to ply the ancient waterways with perhaps a stop in the Nativitas Embarcadero to the large crafts market for some shopping. Time and interest permitting you can visit the Dolores Olmedo Museum which houses 137 original works by Diego Riviera and also includes 25 works by Frida Khalo and more than 600 pre-Hispanic artifacts. In the late afternoon you return to our lovely hotel to relax and freshen up for night on the town on your own or reservations can be made at the extraordinary restaurant  Pujol.
Overnight Four Seasons Mexico City

Day 3: National Anthropology Museum and  Zocalo

Today after a delicious breakfast you will be picked up in the hotel lobby for a full day, privately guided tour of the world-renowned National Anthropology Museum. Your expert guide will add contour and color to the myriad of fascinating exhibits. You will continue on to the Historic Center with continued commentary by your guide with visits to the Catedral Metropolitana, the Templo Mayor and Museum (You may wish to be accompanied by the site’s archaeologist (optional and at additional cost) during your visit to the Aztec’s Templo Mayor), Palacio Nacional, the Zocalo, Palacio de Bellas Artes, and more depending on time and interest. Lunch is included today at Café Tacuba or another of the many fine eateries in the Historic Center. In the late afternoon, you return to your fine hotel for relaxation and dinner on your own in the hotel restaurant, Four Seasons Reforma 500, or at one of the many excellent restaurants within walking distance.
Overnight Four Seasons Mexico City

Day 4: Teotihuacan and Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe

You will be met in the hotel lobby for a privately guided tour of the stunning archaeological zone of Teotihuacan, famous for the enormous Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon. Again, your guide will enhance your experience 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. Your privately guided tour includes a visit to theBasilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Afternoon return to your hotel at the Four Seasons and dinner reservations are made at Dulce Patria.
Overnight Four Seasons Mexico City

Day 5: Departure from Mexico City

Private transfer from  Four Seasons Mexico to Mexico City Airport.


Our trips are fully customized, allowing us to build your itinerary for any time of the year.


Our custom-tailored journeys start from $800 USD per day for two travelers. Contact us today to discuss your travel desires and design a personalized proposal with exact pricing.

Please note, our pricing guideline is a starting from price and is not necessarily applicable to the suggested hotels contained within the suggested itineraries on this web site. Itineraries are customized prior to final pricing.