Get outta town! Go beyond the usual tour bus experience on this tour that will literally take you out of Mexico City to see Teotihuacan pyramids. Try local "delights" like cactus candy, sip on ancient pre-Hispanic brews, and dine with a local family in their own home. Best part: you’ll be supporting local family businesses, to really give you an itinerary worth bragging about. Highlights - Head out of Mexico City to learn about Teotihuacan culture, from pre-Hispanic pyramids through to modern handicrafts - Recharge your energy at the top of the spectacular Sun Pyramid - Explore local towns and visit two independent, family-run businesses where you can pick up authentic, locally-made (or grown) souvenirs such as tequila, candy and cacti - Sample sweets, agave syrup, tuna fruit and more made out of different varieties of cactus, as well as the sacred ancient drink of ‘pulque’ - Finish your day with a delicious dinner in a Mexican family home, with food straight from local organic farms
Evita & Friends
We are a group of passionate locals who are also professional guides for more than ten years. During this time we have developed unique tours full of nature, history, food, drinks and culture for thousands of travelers and curious people like you. Our mission is to make possible the best day ever of your holiday and give you the best local experience in Mexico. Our passion is to show our country from a different perspective, off the beaten tracks because only locals know how to do it. Please let us show you what we can do, we are looking forward to meet you and show you around!!!
Mexican Dinner and samples of cactus products. Vegetarian/Vegan options are available. Please let us know in advance.
Teotihuacan Entrance Fees. Don´t worry about entrance fees, they are included in the tour.
Public Transportation In the case there are more than 8 people on the tour, we will use private transportation instead of…
We will make a stop at the archaeological wonder that is the Teotihuacan pyramids, where your guide will fill you in on the mysterious history of this sacred site. After exploring the pyramids, we will make our way to a family-run factory/shop that specializes in local products. Finally after working up an appetite climbing pyramids and shopping for souvenirs, we’ll take you to a friend’s house for a memorable dinner.
We recommend to dress conservatively as we will be visiting non-touristy areas. Leave your valuables, such as passports and credit cards in the hotel and bring a small amount of spending cash.