Grand Tour of Mexico
Jewels of Mexico
Best of Mexico
Days : 9 | Nights : 8Mexico City , Mexico
There is no other country quite as diverse as Mexico if you are searching for a travel destination that givesa number of versatile tourist spots that you can visit. The country is truly a treasure trove of culture, heritage, art and natural beauty. You can experience the fast-paced modern city life going hand in hand with the laid back small town fervour that is unique to this country.
Mexico has some of the most gorgeous tourist attractions that are sure to leave you spell bound. The gorgeous Chapultepek castle is one of the most beautiful and palatial structures in the city. The Mexico city tour also takes you around some of the other prominent spots such as the Frida Kahlo museum and the Pyramid of the sun. replete with stories of the glorious past, Mexico is one of the most intriguing travel destination.
San Miguel De Allende is also home to various churches and museums. It also boasts of the famous Botanical garden where people can take a closer look at the various flora and fauna of the city. The country is also known to host a number of migratory birds every autumn onwards. You can also set out on the Morelia tour to check out this well preserved medieval Mexican town.
Day 01: Arrival Mexico city
Arrival in Mexico City airport. Assistance and transfer to your hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: City Tour & Anthropology Museum
In the morning after breakfast, visit to the Main Square: Zócalo, Cathedral, Government Palace, Diego Rivera's murals. We will continue to Reforma Avenue and Chapultepec. Then visit to Anthropology Museum, one of the most important in the world. You may stay on your own or go back to your hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Mexico City - Querétaro - San Miguel De Allende
After breakfast, departure to Querétaro where we will visit the Aqueduct, the Ex-Cross Convent and Historic Downtown. Head to San Miguel de Allende, where many intellectuals and retired people live in. You will admire the San Miguel’s Parish with the Holy House Chapel, the Inquisitor House, the San Francisco church and the Allende´s house. You may enjoy a great variety of cafeterias and restaurants. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: San Miguel De Allende - Dolores Hidalgo - Guanajuato
After breakfast. departure to Dolores Hidalgo, wherein 1810, the father Don Miguel Hidalgo, began the Independence war. Also, José Alfredo Jimenez, one of the most famous musician-composers, was born there. Continuation to Guanajuato, where year after year is home of the International Cervantino Festival.
In the afternoon you will enjoy knowing this fabulous city, full of beautiful colonial alleys and plazas such as the University, the Juarez Theater, the Kiss Alley and the Diego Rivera’s house. Its streets and subterranean avenues are one of a kind in the country. Optionally the “Callejoneada” is a classic, companioned with musical estudiantina. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Guanajuato - Zacatecas
After breakfast, drive to Zacatecas, a World Heritage Site. This beautiful colonial city of "pink cantera” has the most outstanding Mexican baroque style, the Cathedral. From "La Bufa" Hill you will be able to appreciate an interesting panoramic view of the city. We will descend in funicular and afterward an educational visit of the mine of Eden. Optionally, by night, you may enjoy the "Callejoneada", a performance companioned with musical "Tambora" group.
Day 06: Zacatecas - Guadalajara
After Breakfast, we will continue to Guadalajara, the capital of state of Jalisco, where tequila and mariachi were born. Will visit Tlaquepaque town where the finest handcrafts are made. Place of the Bustamante´s Art Gallery. The possibility of degusting Mexican cuisine accompanied by a breathtaking ambiance with mariachi music at a traditional restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Guadalajara - Tequila – Guadalajara
After breakfast, we will visit the principal points of interest like the Government Palace with splendid mural paintings of Orozco, Tapatia Square, Degollado Theater, Cathedral and the Rotonda of the Illustrated Men. Continue to Tequila, the typical town where the main distilleries (Haciendas) of this famous liquor are located. We will know the agave fields, the “Jimador” man and the process of the tequila. Return to Guadalajara. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Guadalajara - Pátzcuaro-Morelia
After breakfast, on the way, the possibility of a panoramic visit at Rancho Los Tres Potrillos, the propriety of the Mexican singer Vicente Fernández. We will get to know Pátzcuaro, which in purépecha language means “Heaven’s door”. This City is famous for its colonial beauty and unique for its customs. Within the attractions are the Basilica of Our Lady of Health, the “House of the Eleven Patios”, and the Historic Downtown. Continue to Morelia, capital of Michoacán state. Enjoy the wide variety of cafes and restaurants which offer typical dishes at the portals of Morelia´s downtown. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Morelia - Mexico City Departure
After breakfast, visit of Morelia, a World Heritage site, worldwide known for its student habitat and its magnificent colonial constructions of “pink cantera”, the Cathedral, the Government Palace, Clavijero Palace, the Major Plaza, the market of typical candies, the Aqueduct, and the San Diego Chapel. Departure to Mexico City.
Days : 9 | Nights : 8