Private tour

Private Tour: Teotihuacan and Guadalupe Shrine

4.9 / 5

37 reviews

Activity provider: Mexico Tour Freelance

Private Tour: Teotihuacan and Guadalupe Shrine

Activity provider: Mexico Tour Freelance
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From US$ 279.99 US$ 237.99 per group up to 1

Discover the ruins of Mexico's last pre-Hispanic empire in Tlatelolco. See the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, and the mythical city Teotihuacán.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Pick-up at your hotel in Mexico City
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Teotihuacan, the most important archaeological site in central Mexico
  • Receive information about ancient Mesoamerican civilizations
  • Visit the second most visited Catholic place after the Vatican
Full description
The day begins with a panoramic tour in Tlatelolco, today the largest Archaeological site in Mexico City that was part of the capital of the Aztec Empire. It was the main marketplace of that empire and where the conquest of the Aztecs was consummated. Right there is the Plaza de las Tres Culturas, where the pre-Hispanic, colonial and present world of Mexico meet. Later, continue the tour to the Basilica of Guadalupe, the most important religious building in all of Mexico and one of the most visited places in the Catholic world, which receives annually more than twenty million pilgrims. After the Basilica of Guadalupe in Mexico City, continue to Teotihuacan, the City of the Gods, located in the northeast of Mexico City. In Teotihuacan, the guide will tell you about the history of this place, its mysteries, its development, its greatness, its importance and its fall. After, you will have free time for those who wish to climb to the Pyramid of the Sun or walk through the famous Avenue of the Dead.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Tickets
  • Meals and drinks (without breakfast)
  • Water bottle
  • Tip
  • Drinks in restaurant
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • 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
  • Masks are optional for this activity
  • Masks are required while indoors

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • All children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • The tour is free for children (0-3 years)
  • Baby seats are available
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 37 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5
  • Safety
    4.9/5

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It was a fantastic tour with our guide Carlos and Arturo as driver. Not only did we learn a lot about the fantastic Teotihuacan and the Virgen de Guadalupe, all our additional questions were also answered competently! Even the stop for lunch was delicious. I can only recommend this guided tour to these important and beautiful destinations!

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December 8, 2021

We are a group of five friends traveling together. We had such a wonderful time on this private tour to Tlalteco, Teotihuacan and the Basilica of Guadalupe. Our tour guide Carlos and driver Cristian were impeccable. Carlos was fun, engaging, very informative, and spoke fluent English for our non-Spanish speakers. The van was spacious and comfortable for all of us. Highly recommend!

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March 9, 2020

Gio, our guide, was very knowledgeable and personable. We had a great day. He was flexible, tailoring his information to our interests. We also visited the Basilica and Gio gave us all the background. Pedro, our driver, was great also - very capable. They had water for us, which was essential - it was hot!

February 18, 2020

Product ID: 96570