Cultural & Theme Tours in Copper Canyon & Northern Mexico

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Travel through the history of Acapulco and discover the relevance Acapulco had in Mexico's history. A visit to the fortress will take you back to the battles between corsairs and the Mexican army. Visit the museum of the masks of the 7 regions of Guerrero State and enjoy the Voladores de Papantla show, an amazing experience of brave people dancing in honor to the four elements. a short stop to the souvenir, jewelry store will be scheduled
Your tour guide will pick you up at the lobby of your hotel or port and your journey thru the history will begin. The first stop will be San Diego Fortress, a silent witness of the time passed and the history. Each of the chambers tells different episodes of Mexico´s history, since the first civilizations that settled in the area, the battles with the corsairs, the glamorous days of La Nao de China, the evangelization of natives, the battle for the Independence and Revolution. All of these Mexican history chapters are in one monumental fortress. Acapulco embraces prominent expositions and one of them is at the museum of the masks, masks used by the dancers of the 7 regions of Guerrero State. continuing our journey visiting the jewelry and souvenirs store for a refreshment and time for shopping. and last but not least will be the voladores de Papantla show, brave dancers performing this ceremony when they literally fly 13 times around the pole to complete the 52 weeks of the year. This ceremony is done in honor of the four elements: wind, water, fire, and earth

What’s included

  • Light refreshments
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Bottled water
  • Alcoholic Beverages

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities