Explore the Pyramids of Teotihuacan and the Shrine of our Lady of Guadalupe

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You will soon realize that it´s hard to understand Mexican history well without taking into consideration the impact that these places still have in modern CDMX (yes, even the 2000 years old archaeological site!) You will find out at your own pace how Teotihuacan influenced the Aztec culture and why the painting of Our Lady of Guadalupe is perhaps the most meaningful image for millions of people all over the world. Your guide will make sure that you make the most of your time at these places by providing some historic context in a fun and entertaining way. Your guide is experienced enough to detect what type of information you are more interested in so he'll adapt the tour based on your needs and expectations. We have 4 years of experience and after experimenting several ways to offer the best possible experience, we have finally found the most efficient and entertaining way to do this tour. Thank you very much for considering us!

Itinerary Details

Operated by: En Route To Mexico

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Teotihuacan Pyramids

Teotihuacan is the biggest archaeological site in Mexico. Exploring this place can take a long time and can be exhausting if you don't know where to start. This tour is designed to make sure you visit the three main temples without having to walk too much. You will be at what used to be the most powerfulcity in the Americas almost 2000 years ago! You will learn about the Quetzalcoatl temple (a must see and usually skipped highlight) at the citadel, the Pyramids of the Sun and the moon are part of the itinerary as well. Your professional guide will also take you to the Quetzalpapalotl palace. Here, you'll have the opportunity to admire some of the best well preserved murals. Later on, you'll have the possibility to decide if you want to have a lunch break before going back to CDMX or closer to the Shrine of Guadalupe. You will always have the freedom to decide where to go, however, your guide can also suggest some of the best restaurants in Teotihuacan or back in CDMX.

Duration: 4 hour

Stop At: Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe

After having a delicious meal, your guide will drive you to the second most visited Catholic Church in the world; The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in the north of CDMX. Here, you will admire some beautiful baroque churches and the "supernatural" painting of Guadalupe at the modern Basilica. Your guide will explain why this is a very important and meaningful place not just for catholics but also for Mexicans in general. It is shocking to see how thousands of people still believe and embrace the story of the appearance of Guadalupe in 1531. You'll find out why it became such a popular tale and learn about its impact today in the Mexican (and global society). Lastly, you will be taken back to your hotel safely. Remember that you will always go at your own pace and will have the possibility to make as many suggestions on the go!

Duration: 45 minutes
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