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Teotihuacan Archaeology Tour

  • Walking tour of Teotihuacán led by an art historian–guide with a masters in anthropology
  • Visit the archaeological park early in the morning
  • See top landmarks including the Citadel, the Avenue of the Dead, Sun and Moon pyramids, Quetzalpapalotl Palace
Teotihuacan Archaeology Tour
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Teotihuacan Archaeology Tour
US$ 80.00
Gain special insight into Teotihuacán on this walking tour led by an art historian–guide with particular expertise in the UNESCO World Heritage site. See the pre-Columbian Mesoamerican ‘City of the Gods’ early in the morning, and watch as the sun rises over the pyramids. Enjoy the serene, mystical atmosphere as you visit the Citadel, the Avenue of the Dead, Sun and Moon pyramids, Quetzalpapalotl Palace and more. Learn about their archaeological significance, stories about this ancient city and the latest discoveries.
What to Expect
On this Teotihuacan tour, you will be accompanied by a specialist guide so you can truly learn about this place as you visit Teotihuacan "City of the Gods". Meet your guide right at the site early in the morning. You can get there by taxi or bus from Mexico City or can ask about transportation (additional cost).

You will visit the site early morning when the sun begins to rise over the pyramids, so you will enjoy some peace here. The visit includes The Citadel, The street of the Death, Pyramid of the Sun, Pyramid of the moon, Quezalpapalotl Palace, Wall paint Palace and museum (optional).
Some of the tours are given by Jorge Archer, researcher and author with a Master in Anthropology and 12 years experience in Teotihuacan.
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Reviews (11)

1 - 5 of 7 reviews

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Amazing Tour with the Passionately Knowledgeable Jorge

Our tour of Teotihuacan with Jorge was a highlight of our visit to Mexico City. The area itself is accessible, so without a guide, of course you can still walk the grounds and climb the pyramids. However, you wouldn't be able to develop a true...More

Thank Alexander K
Reviewed 17 May 2018
Early morning tour of Teotihuacan

An early start (6:20a pickup downtown) and air conditioned bus means fewer people and cooler temperatures. Amigos tour presented in English and Spanish with personable and knowledgeable guides. Climbing 2 pyramids (steep, but use handrails) and studying the carving on the Temple of the Feathered...More

Thank Cathy D
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile
Very impressed

If you visit Mexico City you must visit Teotihuacan. It's pyramids are very large (especially the moon and the sun pyramids). The site it's large and you can spend a half day taking photos and climbing the pyramid. I would recommend a private tour

Thank Cristi C
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile
Worth a visit, no guide needed

We spent the day here without a guide and got there on public transport really easily from the main bus terminal in Mexico City. Although not the best archaeological site in Mexico, definitely worth the visit as it's Aztec not Mayan and still a sight...More

1  Thank James C
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile
Best tour guide period.

We had the pleasure of spending a day touring the Teotihuacan archaeological site with Jorge. This tour by far exceeded our expectations and was the highlight of the trip. Jorge is extremely knowledgeable and passionate about his work and really does take you on the...More

Thank kingofsalsa
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