4-day Luxury Long Weekend in Mexico City

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Go on a luxury long weekend in Mexico City and immerse yourself in one of the world’s great capital cities

Consistently named one of the planet’s finest cities, there’s nothing quite like a luxury long weekend in Mexico City.

Use this weekend getaway to explore the treasures of the Mexican capital, visiting the central plaza, the fascinating archeological site of Teotihuacán, and enjoying the thrills and spills of a Lucha Libre show. You will also have the opportunity to explore Mexico City’s quaint yet thriving neighborhoods including the former home of Mexican icon Frida Kahlo.

Plus, if you’d like to extend your trip to see even more of the capital (or visit some of the other gorgeous nearby cities), speak to a Journey Mexico Travel Planner who can fully customize the trip to your exact desires.

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HIGHLIGHTS

Explore Mexico City’s historic center – Discover the roots of Mexico’s capital, which lie in the historic center where the ancient Tenochtitlan was historically settled

Stop at the Zócalo – Visit Mexico City’s main plaza, which is among the largest in the world, to admire the cathedral, the National Palace, and visit Templo Mayor 

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

Enjoy a Lucha Libre show – Attend a Mexican wrestling show, made famous by its colorful masks and aerial acrobatics

Tour Coyoacán – Stroll through this enchanting colonial neighborhood and feel the tranquility and charm of Old Mexico

Day 1: Arrive in Mexico City, enjoy a privately guided walking tour

Landing at Mexico City airport, you will be met by a Journey Mexico guide who will privately transfer you to your hotel.

After taking some time to settle in, enjoy a walking tour of Mexico City’s celebrated downtown area where the roots of Mexico’s capital lie in the historic center.

Visit the main plaza (zócalo), which is among the largest plazas in the world. There, admire the Cathedral, the National Palace, and the stunning murals by renowned Mexican artist Diego Rivera. Then visit the Templo Mayor Aztec archeological site and the Palacio de Bellas Artes.

In the evening, enjoy some free time to explore the city. We suggest you dive into Mexico City’s famous culinary scene. Everything from road-side tacos to world-class restaurants is available. If you’d like some help making reservations, Journey Mexico would be happy to assist.

Overnight: Four Seasons Mexico City

 

Day 2: San Angel and Coyoacán Tour

Explore quaint Mexico City with a privately guided tour around the colonial suburbs of Coyoacán, the former home of Mexican artist and icon Frida Kahlo.

Stroll through its charming cobblestone streets, stopping at two artisanal markets, and visiting the home and workshops of artists Kahlo and her husband Diego Rivera.

After returning to your hotel, freshen up for an evening in Zinco Jazz Club, considered one of the best nightclubs in the city.

Overnight: Four Seasons Mexico City

 

Day 3: Visit the Teotihuacan pyramids, enjoy folkloric ballet or a Lucha Libre show

Having explored modern Mexico City, it’s time to dive into its rich past with a visit to the archeological zone of Teotihuacan, famous for being home to some of the world’s largest pyramids, the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon. To enhance your experience, your expert guide will provide you with the history behind Mexico’s pre-Columbian civilizations.

In the evening, enjoy the world-famous Mexico City Folkloric Ballet (Ballet Folklorico) and witness the Mexico of yesterday though traditional song and dance. Alternatively, if you’re feeling more boisterous, head to Arena Mexico for a Mexican Lucha Libre show.

Overnight: Four Seasons Mexico City

 

Day 4: Transfer to Mexico City Airport

Enjoy a private transfer to Mexico City Airport for your flight home. Alternatively, speak to a Journey Mexico Travel Planner and extend your stay, exploring Mexico City’s many wonders or heading to another fascinating city in Mexico.

Dates

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

Prices

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.