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Top 10 Things to Do Mexico City
Planning your next trip to Mexico? Don’t miss out on these top things to do in Mexico City! Get a comprehensive view of the city with all-in-one guided city tours that take you to top attractions. Discover Mexican culture on a night tour with a Mariachi show or a local lucha libre match. Taste authentic cuisine on a food tour or dining experience.
Don't miss out on these things to do in Mexico City!
1. See ancient Mesoamerican temples or get a one of a kind view atop an ancient pyramid at Teotihuacan, once one of the largest Mesoamerican cities in the world.
2. Discover the pre-Columbian heritage of Mexico and walk through galleries of ancient treasures at the National Museum of Anthropology
3. Get a chance to ride a colorful trajinera at Xochimilco and travel through a winding network of canals lined with floating gardens.
4. Admire stunning colonial architecture at the UNESCO World Heritage historical center of Puebla and visit the fascinating centuries-old churches of Cholula
5. Head out to Taxco and learn about the colonial town’s mining history and enjoy a day in the parks and gardens of Cuernavaca on a day tour
6. Marvel at the Basilica of Guadalupe, dedicated to Mexico's iconic Virgin of Guadalupe and learn about the significance of this site to Catholics around the world
7. Stop by the Frida Kahlo Museum, known as the Blue House, to learn about the artist’s life, see her collection of artwork and explore rooms of personal belongings and memorabilia
8. Experience the lively sporting event known as lucha libre and watch a thrilling match filled with amazing acrobatics, colorful masks and flamboyant characters
9. Explore the eclectic Mexico City markets for a chance to try local snacks, purchase artisanal products or find a unique souvenir
10. Take a walk in Chapultepec and stop by the Chapultepec Castle, a presidential residence turned museum that is the only royal castle in the Americas
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  1. Historical Mexico City Walking Tour with Sweets Tasting Mexico City
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    Navigate through Mexico's historical city center on this guided tour! Visit popular sights like Zocalo, Pasteleria Ideal, Palacio Nacional & more. Enjoy sweets at one of the oldest candy stores!

    USD34.00

    Tue, Fri
    4.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. Explore the Frida Kahlo Museum, also known as the Blue House. Discover the colorful life of the iconic artist and experience Mexican culture with visits to Coyoacan market & a 16th-century old church!

    USD72.00

    Tue, Thu, Sat
    5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. Put on your dancing shoes and experience a traditional Mexican show at Plaza Garibaldi, home of mariachi music. Be entertained, mingle with locals, and enjoy your complimentary drink.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD48.00

    Thu, Fri, Sat
  4. Spend the day acquainting yourself with Mexico's vibrant history on a guided tour of the National Museum of Anthropology. View artifacts that date back to the Aztec period!
    Accessible

    USD18.67

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  5. Experience a night of drinking, dancing & singing to Mariachi music at cantinas. Watch an action-packed Mexican wrestling, also popularly known as lucha libre and take some photos of your fun night!

    USD59.00

    Sun, Tue, Fri
    5.5 - 6 hour(s) (evening)
  6. Discover three local street markets in Mexico City and enjoy some food tastings along the way! Explore the Teotihuacan archaeological site and learn about the area's rich culture. Top the day off with a real Mexican dinner served by a local family!
    Meal Provided

    USD114.00

    Daily
    13.5 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Explore three of Mexico's local street markets, and learn about these eclectic shops that showcase the city's rich culture, while sampling delicious local food and exotic drinks with an expert guide.

    USD45.00

    Daily
    5.5 hour(s) (morning)
  8. Spend the day touring around Mexico City aboard an open-top double-decker bus. Choose from 4 different routes & sightsee through various architectural marvels at the Historic City Center and more.
    English Available

    From USD8.90

    Daily
  9. Ascend to the top of the Sun Pyramid and explore other Teotihuacan pyramids! After that, walk along neighboring streets & sample various products at a cactus factory as you move along.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD46.00

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    9.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  10. Go on a trip to the colorful boroughs of Xochimilco and Coyoacan and immerse yourself in its culture as bright as the murals at University City and the trajineras at the canals. Then, visit the Frida Kahlo Museum and see the artist's best pieces.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD59.00

    Sun, Tue
    8 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  11. Discover Mexico City's storied past as you visit some of its most treasured places like the Square of the Three Cultures, the Teotihuacan Pyramids, and the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, the Patroness of America.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD36.00

    Daily
    10 - 10.5 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Visit Mexico City's Chapultepec Castle, the only castle in Latin America. Discover its history from your guide and admire your view of Paseo de la Reforma and more. Sample sweets at a churreria and chocolate factory!

    USD38.00

    Wed, Thu
    4 hour(s) (morning)
  13. Experience history and art when you visit Cholula to see incredible archaeological buildings. Head to Puebla after, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to marvel at tiled buildings and sculpted freestone. Pass by the Chapel of Rosary, an art world wonder.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD65.00

    Tue, Thu, Sat
    10.5 - 11 hour(s) (morning)
  14. Get to know the culture and people of historical sites Puebla & Cholula on this full-day sightseeing tour. See the best sights of Popocatepetl, Puebla Cathedral, plus visit Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, & the Church of Santo Domingo.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD51.00

    Daily
    10.5 - 12 hour(s) (morning)
  15. Grab the chance for an exclusive early access to marvel at the beauty of the Chichen Itza ruins, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Take in the view without the heavy crowds and learn about its colorful history through your expert guide.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD50.00

    Daily
    9 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  16. Learn about the culture of the Mayan civilization as you tour the captivating Chichen Itza complex. Afterwards, enjoy an afternoon of relaxation at Mayaland Resort and a visit to Cenote Ik Kil.
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD85.00

    Daily
    9 - 12 hour(s) (morning)
  17. Sail along the beautiful Caribbean Sea to reach the beautiful Isla Mujeres from Cancun! Go snorkeling, "spinnaker" sailing, and shopping. Enjoy a lunch buffet and an open bar on board the Catamaran.
    Meal Provided

    USD85.00

    Daily
    8 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  18. Take a 2-day tour that is a true value for money! Hop on board a catamaran & sail away to Isla Mujeres. Then, take a dip at a cenote, visit the ruins of Tulum & walk the town of Playa del Carmen.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD112.00

    Daily
    (morning, night)
  19. Avoid the usual crowds with this early access tour to one of the most popular and picturesque archaeological sites, the Tulum Ruins. Marvel at the splendid views of the ruins and the ocean backdrop.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD46.00

    Daily
    7.5 - 11 hour(s) (morning)
  20. Feel the adrenaline rush as you take on thrilling activities in Cancun's Jungle Maya! Climb treetops and slide down several zip lines, ride an ATV for a 6-km jungle tour and swim in the crystal clear waters of a cenote, a natural Mayan sinkhole.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD93.00

    Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    (morning)