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From Mexico City: Hot Air Balloon & Walking Teotihuacan Tour

From Mexico City: Hot Air Balloon & Walking Teotihuacan Tour

From $285.33 per person

Discover the best of Teotihuacan and its lesser-known gems from two different perspectives on this full-day guided tour from Mexico City. Climb the pyramids, learn about the local community, and feel the freedom of flying in this exclusive experience.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 8 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Skip the line through a separate entrance
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Please provide the complete address (and name), of your hotel or Airbnb, in the neighborhoods of: Colonia Centro, Condesa, Polanco and la Roma, one day before your visit. We will confirm you the driver's name, type of car and pick-up time.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Fly in a Hot Air Balloon and appreciate the panoramic views of the 'City of the Gods' from the sky
  • Marvel at the frescoes in Teotihuacan's murals
  • Eat and enjoy authentic Mexican gastronomy
Full description
Enjoy a breathtaking hot air balloon flight through the Teotihuacan Pyramids, and compare different views from the sky and in land. Savor a hearty breakfast so you can and continue your adventure in the archeological site, where you'll see the famous Pyramids of the Sun and Moon. Walk through the iconic city to the fresco murals that are still preserved in the old residential neighborhoods. Before leaving the archaeological site, visit the home of an artisan to learn more about obsidian, and the most famous drinks of Mexico: Pulque, Tequila and Mezcal. Enjoy a typical lunch in the Village of San Martín de las Pirámides. You will return to Mexico City around 4:00 PM.
Includes
  • Entrance fees to the pyramids
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Local guide
  • Use of bicycle
  • Hot air balloon flight
  • Walking tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Alcohol and drugs

Know before you go

  • We suggest to bring an extra battery for your phone, so you can take plenty of photos.
  •  Children must be accompanied by an adult
  •  Tour may be guided by a multi-lingual guide
  •  Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
  •  The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  •  Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund only for activities that were not completed
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    5/5

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The best tour of my entire trip. The best 250 dollars invested in my life. After flying for 50 minutes I was surprised with a breakfast and also 2 lunches between the walks through the archaeological center. My excellent guide. They treated me like a queen until they sent me to look for a battery for my cell phone because I had run out.

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November 6, 2019

Visit to do if you have the chance! It was well organized (hotel pick-up, pilot, guide), complete for a day (tours in the clouds, on land then by bike), and above all unforgettable. Thank you also to our guides (Victor the balloon pilot and Felipe the guide).

June 20, 2021

Our guide Migel was great. Helpful, informative, competent and friendly. The rest of the team is doing a good job too. Well worth the price. In addition to a wonderful hot air balloon ride at the beginning, many more exciting adventures await.

May 26, 2021

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