Taxco and Cuernavaca Tour

Take a full-day trip out of Mexico City to admire Taxco, a unique colonial town famous for its silver works.

You’ll start this trip in Downtown Mexico City and then you will take a scenic drive to Cuernavaca, “The City of the Eternal Spring.”

In Cuernavaca you will take a look to the Cathedral. It’s a building of the sixteenth century, which makes it one of the oldest cathedrals in the whole country. Our sightseeing tour includes the Palacio de Cortés, whose building was ordered by Hernán Cortes in the immediate years
of Mexico’s conquest.

You’ll also get a view of the monument to Morelos, military insurgent and mexican patriot, who organized and was the architect of the second stage of the War of Independence in Mexico.

Later, this tour will head to Taxco, a colonial city with hundreds of years of history. The city is nestled on a hillside with winding cobblestone streets, tile roofed buildings, cozy squares and a strong Old World ambiance that has survived through hundreds of years.

Visit one of Mexico’s grandest churches, Santa Prisca. It was built in 1759 by french immigrant Jose de la Borda who literally stumbled upon a huge silver spring.

Taxco is known worldwide for its quality silver mines and shops, you will have the opportunity to see and buy art pieces from mexican artisans.

Inclusions:

  • Round Transportation from meeting point
  • Bilingual guide

Exclusions:

  • Food and beverages
  • Opotinal tips

Highlights:

  • Get to know the importance of silver mines and shops from the famous town of Taxco
  • Visit Cuernavaca, the “City of the Eternal Spring”

Operational Days: Monday to Sunday

Meeting Point:

  • Behind of the Palacio de Bellas Artes, on Avenida Hidalgo, at 9:00 hrs
  • Hotel NH Zona Rosa, Liverpool 155. at 8:20 hrs
  • Esplanade of the National Auditorium to one side of the stone of the Lunario at 7:50 hrs

Duration: 12 hours

Note: This tour is included in Tlatoani Passport

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