Free Tour Pueblo Mágico Centro de Taxco.

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Joe
Registered on March 19, 2022

Hello, would you like to know a bit about the history of a traditional Mexican town?, I'm here to help!. I'm a Visual Artist and silversmith master on Taxco Guerrero, Mexico.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Welcome to Taxco!!
This little Mexican town rest between the clouds of the mountainsides in the state of Guerrero.

Best know by its traditional silversmith masters. This beautiful town is part of the denominated "magical" towns of Mexico.
It's like stepping back in time!. What better way to know the town's history and traditions than walking its streets with a local?.

Let's take a two-hour walkthrough in the city center while I told you all about our traditions, I can tell you and point you to all our historical buildings and attractions. 

  • Tour starts at the Garita av in front of the miner's stature and history of our mine production. A brief introduction to silversmith tradition.
  • We'll take the road up to the center city where you can check out all the little shops dedicated to Artesanias, and different types of restaurant options.
  • Stop at the Ex convent to learn a bit about our religious tradition, did you know we have one of the most interesting and devoted celebrations in Easter?. 
  • Stop before the stature of one of our most celebrated literature artists: Juan Ruiz de Alarcon.
  • We also are going to visit briefly the entrance of the museums and all they have to offer so you can visit.
  • You'll probably wonder if we get to see the beautiful colonial church of Santa Prisca! Yes, we will stop to speak everything there is to know about this baroque church. 
  • Of course, we can't forget to visit the founder father of the silversmith tradition in Taxco, I'll tell you about the art of silversmith jewelry.
  • Finally, the tour stops in the city center where I can answer all your questions and offer you suggestions to eat or shop. 

This is just a summary, besides there's no way to covey in so few words the sights of one of the most beautiful towns in Mexico. 
You sure are to enjoy your stay and visit! Please book your tour so I can share with you all my experience and knowledge with you. 

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  • Meeting point:
    De Los Plateros 130, Barrio de la Gar...
    De Los Plateros 130, Barrio de la Garita, 40230 Taxco, Gro., Mexico
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    Just besides the stature of the Miner, I'll bring a red umbrella

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Fran... 06 Feb 2023
Mexico City

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2023
¡Un excelente tour! Joe es muy buen guía y nos explico muchos aspectos de Taxco, su comunidad artística y su historia. Muy recomendado.
Juan... 05 Feb 2023
Mexico City

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Travelled in group - Feb 2023
Fue un muy buen tour, con un muy buen manejo de storytelling de Joe el tour fue interesante, divertido y muy reflexivo. Nos vamos con info no solo de los lugares visitados sino también de la ciudad, las celebraciones más importantes, la historia e incluso el contexto actual. Muchas gracias y espero más y más gente que venga a Taxco pueda tomar este tour y valorarlo. Muchas gracias!
Begoña 08 Jan 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jan 2023
Joel es maravilloso! La información que comparte es muy interesante, hace el tour muy entretenido y te ayuda a ver Taxco de otra manera. Lo súper recomiendo!
Jesús 07 Jan 2023
Playa del Carmen

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Travelled in group - Jan 2023
Disfrutamos mucho el tour así como todo el detalle que Joel compartió con nosotros! Muchas gracias por todo!!!
Roberto 19 Dec 2022

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Travelled in group - Dec 2022
Joe es muy amable y contesta todas tus dudas. No duden en realizar el tour
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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