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Experience Mexico City: Teotihuacan Day-Trip & Dinner with the Locals

Highlights
  • Go with a guide: Avoid the stress of navigating on your own
  • Panoramic views of the highlands from the top of the Sun Pyramid
  • Eat with a local family—an experience rarely available to tourists
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Experience Mexico City: Teotihuacan Day-Trip & Dinner with the Locals
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Experience Mexico City: Teotihuacan Day-Trip & Dinner with the Locals
From US$46.00
Overview
Gain a new perspective on Mexican history on this half-day tour of the ancient pyramids of Teotihuacan. No need to plan logistics on your own: All admission tickets are included and a guide navigates the journey for you. After watching the setting sun from the top of a pyramid, enjoy a home-cooked meal at the home of a local family, where your bilingual guide facilitates the conversation.
What to Expect

Avoid the stress of navigating public transit on your own by meeting your guide at a centrally located metro station in Mexico City.

On arrival at Teotihuacan, begin your walk through the ancient “City of the Gods.” On this small-group tour capped at 12 people, you’ll avoid the large crowds that gather for museum-run tours. Listen to speculation on the mystery of who could have built the massive structures and then climb the Sun Pyramid for panoramic views of the Mexican Highlands.

After the tour, follow your guide to a neighboring town for a taste of pulque, an alcoholic beverage sacred to the Aztecs. From there, experience a side of Mexico rarely available to tourists at the home of a local family, where you sit down for a homemade meal in good company.

After dinner, join the guide on public transit for an easy trip back to Mexico City.

Reviews (123)
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Wonderful!

We took a tour through our hotel which had about 12 people. The scale and grandness of this place is mind blowing. Almost at par with the Egyptian pyramids. The climb is tough but you have to take it slow since it's very steep and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NPTM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Do this Tour!

We had a a fantastic time on this tour! Julio was the perfect tour guide -- knowledgeable, easy going, took care of all the details, was intuitive to everyone's different needs. We lucked out with a chill group of four plus Julio and it was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carye B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Small Group & Well Designed Trip

An interesting thing about the tour is that it begins at 12:45 PM. This is helpful for late starters or for those who savor a relaxed brunch before beginning their day. The Teotihuacan experience is wonderful. The guide recommended ignoring the sun temple as it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank s0l0m0nster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Teotihuacan Day Trip

Mexico City has always been extremely intriguing to us. We are a family of five, our three kids all being under 12-years old. We booked this tour as an extension of the Mexico City market tour, which we did in the morning. We left the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank cjames1968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AMAZING IS THE WORD

Julio was amazing - main man! We did the Teotihucan trip plus dinner with locals. Well planned trip. Loved it!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jettiemeister
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January 5, 2019|
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Response from cookiepagewood | Reviewed this property |
If she was willing to stop at the beginning you can see the whole complex but you would have to ask beforehand if the bus could come back to the front for her.Bus drops off at one end and then picks up at the other.If you... More
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November 25, 2018|
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Yes. Children of all ages may attend.
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Response from Greg C | Reviewed this property |
did it though intrepid travels off shoot ...urban adventures...suggest you try them...
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