Mexico City: Downtown Walking Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Mexico City

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We’ll begin our tour at Mexico City’s Historic Center, where the Aztec empire was once seated and later demolished by the Spanish conquerors to build the colonial city with the same stones of the old temples.
We’ll walk through some of the busiest streets of Downtown area and visit the outsides of some of the main spots, such as the Metropolitan Cathedral, National Palace, Templo Mayor and the Palace of Fine Arts.When there’s a chance of getting in, we’ll admire the insides of the marvelous architecture of the Cathedral, ultimate work of the colonial times in Mexico and the Americas.If you want to stay for a while and there’s the mass, you can stay and hear a coulple minutes of it. That way you’ll get to know both the cultural and the religious side of this building.You’ll also get to see the archaeological vestiges of Tem- plo Mayor in Tenochtitlan, part of the Mexica Culture, of the late Post-Classical period.We’ll also walk through one of the most popular avenues of Downtown: Francisco I. Madero, known for its clothing shops, its bars and coffeeshops, as well as the several street performances that take place there. With this tour you’ll get to know better the heart of the city life in Mexico City!

What’s included

  • Local guide (bilingual guidance may apply)

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off