Free Walking Tour explores Mexico City with a local guide

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Guru: Erika
Quality Verified Registered on February 08, 2023

Hello everyone!! I have a degree in economics, passionate about the history and culture of my beloved Mexico. I like to dance, ride a bike and read. I am so in love with this City that I would love for everyone to be able to discover it with me in a fun way and travel from the origin of its foundation to what it is today. I want you to have an extraordinary experience, so I will give you recommendations and advice so that you can enjoy your stay in the city to the fullest.

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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

It is a walk to recognize the place where you are with tips and tourist advice.

As we walk, we will discover the history of the city: its foundation, the different eras it has gone through and the events that shaped it as we know it today.

We will visit the main points of interest in the historic center and explore its surroundings so that you can see first-hand how the locals live.

I will give you recommendations on places you can visit, what to eat and where, where you can walk without a problem and how to use the public transportation service.

Join me in this extraordinary introduction to Mexico City, so you know exactly where you are, learn how to get around by public transportation and discover what happens in the city, all while getting to know squares, museums, archaeological zone, cathedral and much more!!


Within the tour we will see:

  • Main temple
  • Plinth
  • Metropolitan Cathedral
  • Francisco I Madero Avenue
  • Manuel Tolsa Square
  • Palace of Fine Arts
  • Latin American Tower
  • Mall

And much more!!

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Seminario 8, Centro Histórico de la C...
    Seminario 8, Centro Histórico de la Cdad. de México, Centro, Cuauhtémoc, 06060 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico
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    I will be in front of the entrance to the Templo Mayor Museum, I will be carrying a navy blue umbrella with red and white stripes and a navy blue backpack.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Plaza Manuel Tolsá
  • 2
    Outside visit
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Avenida Francisco I. Madero
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Plaza Manuel Tolsá
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Alameda Central

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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Tessel 12 May 2024

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Travelled in family - May 2024
We had a nice tour around centro historico with Erika, but at times the information on the Aztec history (e.g. names) went too fast or without clear explanation which left us wondering. (We did have a small restless child with us so our attention was somewhat divided).
YOLANDA 02 Mar 2024

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2024
Muy profesional. Muy documentada incluso nos daba informacion completa a las preguntas q hacíamos
Ramiro 04 Feb 2024

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Travelled in group - Feb 2024
Excelente recorrido y muy buenas explicaciones. Muy recomendable
Andres 28 Jan 2024

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Travelled alone - Jan 2024
Muchas gracias Erika,
Tristan 08 Jan 2024

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Travelled in group - Jan 2024
Walking around the Zocalo in México city is a lot of fun. If you want to hear interesting information regarding Mexican history while you admire the architecture. This is a great option
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 15 people.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires 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
Only cash payment is accepted.
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