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Day Trips & Excursions

Veracruz Combo Tour: La Antigua, San Juan de Ulúa and Veracruz City Sightseeing

Combine city sightseeing with Mexican history on this 5-hour tour of Veracruz and its surrounding attractions. Visit the small town of La Antigua, an early site of the Spanish conquest, and San Juan de Ulúa, one of the oldest fortresses in the Americas, for interesting facts about Mexican history. Afterward, see the top sights of Veracruz — including the 'zocalo' (aka plaza) and the Municipal Palace — and neighboring Boca del Río on a city sightseeing tour.
$83
5 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Veracruz Combo Tour: La Antigua, Cempoala and Quiahuiztlan Ruins

Combine visits to three historical Mexican sites in one day with this day trip from Veracruz. With a local guide, you’ll travel to the ruins of Quiahuiztlan and Cempoala, followed by a stop in the small town of La Antigua, the first Spanish settlement in Mexico. See ancient temples, admire views of the Gulf of Mexico, and visit attractions such as the first Catholic church in the Americas. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
$108
6 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

El Tajín Ruins and Papantla Day Trip from Veracruz

Learn about Mexico’s pre-Columbian Totanac culture at two important Totanac sites — the archaeological ruins of El Tajín and the 13th-century city of Papantla. This full-day trip takes you three hours north of Veracruz, where you’ll see El Tajín’s World Heritage-listed ruins with a guide, learning about its pyramids and plazas. Then tour Papantla and learn about its cultural traditions, from flying pole dancers to vanilla, which the Totanacs grew in this region before the Spanish invasion.
$153
12 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Tajin Ruins Day Trip and Vanilla Factory Experienc

Come and visit the pre-Hispanic City of "El Tajín". During this full day tour, you will be able to see a vanilla factory where the first furnaces for the benefit of the vanilla were built. Then, admire the impressive architecture of the Totonac city at the north of Veracruz. See its interesting architecture, consisting of pyramids (The most famous "Pyramid Of The Niches"), palaces and several courts of ball game. Also, you will enjoy the fabulous pre-Hispanic ritual  "Dance of the Flyers”  in the traditional market next to Tajín. Your tour includes tickets, transportation and a guide.
$86
12 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Catemaco and Los Tuxtlas Natural Adventure Day Tri

This is one of the most popular attractions in Veracruz. Take a break of the city in this full day tour and see a great variety of natural landscapes to explore. At Santiago Tuxtla be amazed by the biggest Olmeca head found. See the "Salto de Eyipantla" waterfall where you can admire a beautiful view of San Andres Tuxtla.Then, ride a boat on the Catemaco Lake to observe the famous Monkey Islands and the Heron Island. Later on at the ecological park “Nanciyaga”, we will see the biodiversity of this rain-forest area. Your tour includes tickets, transportation and a guide.
$86
12 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Cordoba and Orizaba High Mountains Route Day Trip

These cities are surrounded by the tallest volcano in the country "Pico de Orizaba" and enclose many nature and culture. During this tour, you will visit the Ex- Hacienda Guadalupe and Cordoba, where you will find most of the buildings of architectural and historic value. Then, see Orizaba which has a unique building called the “Palacio de Hierro” and whose structure was brought from Belgium. You'll also visit the Art Museum or the cable car. Your tour includes tickets, transportation and a guide.
$92
12 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Coatepec-Xico Magical Towns and Xalapa Day Trip

On this full day tour, discover an area well known for coffee plantations and traditional dishes like mole. Discover the history of the former hacienda “El Lencero”, an old farm and plantation house that belonged to Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna. Enjoy a panoramic view of Xalapa downtown and visit the Museum of Anthropology. Drive through coffee plantations on the way to the waterfall of “Texolo” located in Xico and finally visit Coatepec, known for its exceptional coffee production. Your tour includes tickets, transportation and a guide.
$77
10 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Tlacotalpan World Heritage Site and Alvarado Day T

Tlacotalpan is a town declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Its building has a Spanish/Caribbean architecture. It also has a museum where some belongings of the musician and composer Agustin Lara are displayed. Absorb the seaside atmosphere in Alvarado where the purchase and sale of seafood is the most common.
$68
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Antigua-Cempoala and Quiahuiztlan Archaeological D

Head to the most interesting archaeological sites near the port with much history yet to be discovered. One of those is Quiahuiztlan, it was simultaneously a city, cemetery and fort. In addition, you will appreciate the archaeological site considered the capital of the Totonac Empire, Cempoala and visit the town of Antigua. Your tour includes transport and a guide.
$68
8 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Veracruz and Boca del Rio Food Tour with Mangroves

Besides natural spectacles, archaeological sites and history, Veracruz is known for its wide gastronomy. On this tour, we invite you to taste the traditional dishes of Veracruz Boca del Rio.
$96
6 hours