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Mexico: Private tour to Taxco & Xochicalco

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US$ 49.00
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Stop At: Archaeological Zone of Xochicalco, Carretera Federal Xochicalco Tetlama, sin numero Xochicalco, Municipio de Miacatlan, Morelos, Cuernavaca 62605 Mexico

After hotel pickup, head to the pre-Columbian city of Xochicalco that in Nahuatl means “Place of flowers.” Developed between 650 and 900 AD its is currently on UNESCO World Heritage List and is the 4th most visited archeological zone in the country. Once there, discover its Temple of the Feathered Snake, Acropolis, Grand Pyramid, Observatory and other prominent constructions. After Xochicalco, we will continue to Taxco. Situated in the mountains, this beautiful colonial town is rich with old and new silver mines, has narrow picturesque streets and architecture that has not changed for the last couples of centuries. The town is also renowned for its UNESCO-nominated 200-year-old baroque-style church, the Santa Prisca Cathedral. After exploring these two wonderful places, you will be dropped off back at your hotel in Mexico City.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Santa Prisca de Taxco, Plaza Borda, Taxco Mexico

Walking tour around the historic center, optional lunch with degustation of regional dishes.

Duration: 4 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico

Traveler pickup is offered
DEPARTURE POINT: hotel pickup/drop-off is included. Please indicate exact time & location for your pick-up during your booking (e.g. in "Special Requirements" field) or by contacting us at least 24h before the tour (there is our contact number in your confirmation). We can pick you up from the following parts of Mexico City: Downtown, Reforma, Polanco, Condesa, Santa Fe & Coyoacan.

DEPARTURE TIME: default departure time is 8 am but it can be adjusted per your request. Please be ready at least 5 min before the scheduled time. Exact time in each destination, as well as the total length of the tour, may depend on traffic conditions.

WHAT TO TAKE WITH YOU: comfortable clothes &shoes; hat, sunglasses &sunscreen; travel insurance; good mood & curiosity.

OTHER: children under 3 are complimentary.
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Transportation: private vehicle
  • Service of an experienced bilingual guide (English & Spanish): live commentary + photos
  • Entrance ticket & guided tour to Xochicalco Archeological Zone
  • Non-alcoholic drinks & snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Archaeological Zone of Xochicalco
  • Travel insurance, meals, tips
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Reviewed 16 June 2019

Picked up on time at my hotel and we drove down south into the states of Morelos and Guerrero. Just the driver-guide and me. It was a great tour. First we went to Xochicalco, which blew my mind away. It's a much neglected site as...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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VibeAdventures, Manager at Vibe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2019

Dear Bill, thanks a lot for your feedback, we will be glad to see you again as well!

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Natalie W
9 July 2019|
Response from Moon D |
Supongo que se refiere a que las calles son muy angostas, apenas caben dos carros. Y hay laderas.
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