See two parts of Mexico’s history on this private day trip from Mexico City. First, you will visit Tula and learn all about culture, which is considered the best of architecture. Learn about their innovations in architecture, nail and stucco use and admire the site. Then, visit the Convent of Tepotzotlán, of the Jesuit order. They tried to evangelize the indigenous population of the area during the Spanish conquest, so you will see impressive decoration with gold leaves in the church and learn about the Mexican Baroque style. Your tour includes a private guide and transportation Your tour starts with the pick up from the hotel in Mexico City in the morning. Board your private vehicle and head to visit the archaeological site of Tula. Here, you can see the Atlantes, which are somewhat like statues 5 meters from warriors and related to Atlantis. It is a ceremonial center since the eighth century. Before the Mexicas, the people of Tula were considered the best architects of antiquity. Unfortunately they disappeared because of the invasions of the cultures of the north of the country. Learn from your knowledgeable guide to how Tulenses were the innovators in different building techniques. Admire the use of sidewalks and decor with stucco when visiting the site. Its route continues with a visit to the convent of the order of the Jesuits: Tepotzotlán. This is the best example of the conquest of Mexico. See the chapel of San Francisco Javier, which is a very impressive building as it is part of the samples of Mexican Baroque style. The entire church is covered with gold leaves and you will even visit the nuns’ hall which includes samples of your clothes. After taking in a great history of Mexico, you will drive back to Mexico City and be thrown from the outside back to your hotel.
Closed Days are: January 1st, May 1st, September 16th, November 21st and December 25th, 24th and 31st
It is important to go with comfortable clothes and comfortable shoes and take into account that you have to walk This Tour Includes: Entrance ticket, Guide Driver, Water Bottle, Pickup at your hotel and left at your hotel
IT’S A PRIVATE TOUR
Visit to Tula
Visit to the Convent to the of Tepozotlán
See two parts of the History of Mexico
– Check out time is 9:00 am
– The duration is 6 hours.
Days for Activity:
– Tuesday to Sunday
Place of Departure:
Mexico City. Pick up in the Hotel and back to the Hotel.