San Cristobal de las Casas essential free walking tour

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Nikkei
Registered on January 31, 2023

I'm Nikkei, I'm a law student at the University in Chiapas, after I traveled to Europe on a school exchange, I start doing this type of tour in my own city San Cristobal de Las Casas!! Now I have four years of experience

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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
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

The tour will start at the Arco del Carmen, where its history will be described. They will be shown the main churches that surround San Cristóbal de Las Casas, as well as the walkways that consist of Andador del Carmen, Andador de Guadalupe, Andador de San Domingo.
Teaching the history of the city, the university, the architecture of San Cristobalense, and its main attractions to enjoy food and drink will be taught.
It will continue in the center through which the typical colloquial facades and the reason for them will be demonstrated, as well as Los Portales, together with the Cathedral of the city as the maximum exponent of the city.
Then we will go to the Guadalupe walkway through which the attractions and viewpoints will be shown, and we will end at the Santo Domingo walkway.
There, you will be able to see the church with a baroque style and the typical handicraft markets of the region, in the same way, you will continue to move to what was the city jail.

Remember, after the tour, I'm gonna answer all your questions, about tours to other places, food, travel agencies, and place of interest, in a huge message through GuruWalk's platform so, don't worry and enjoy the city with me :)

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  • Meeting point:
    Miguel Hidalgo S/N, Centro, 29250 San...
    Miguel Hidalgo S/N, Centro, 29250 San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chis., Mexico
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    I will meet at the Arco del Carmen, with a cap and a sweatshirt and my backpack.

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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Caroline 17 Apr 2023

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Travelled alone - Apr 2023
Definitely do this tour with Nikkei
Tom Mullany 17 Apr 2023

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2023
Great tour. Standard history, plus more interesting current events and cultural context. Gave us a load of restaurant and bar reccomendations too!
Florian 10 Apr 2023

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2023
Interesting tour and we felt like with a friend :-) the summary with recommendations via whatsapp was also really helpful :-) Muchas gracias nikkei
Roel 10 Apr 2023

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2023
It was fun to have a guided tour of San Cristobal by Nikkei. We got a lot of information about the city like its history as well as tips to use during our stay (activities, neighborhoods, bars, restaurants, etc.). We can recommend!
irit 09 Apr 2023

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2023
Nikkei is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic young man. Also helped us with choice of restaurants and city activities highly Very good level of English
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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.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.